Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/25/10
From Press Releases
The HEADstrong Foundation has announced the field of 15 college and club teams that will compete in the 2nd Annual Nick Colleluori Women’s Classic on Saturday, Sept. 25 at Hofstra University.
Philly teams La Salle University and Temple University headline the Fall Ball field for an event that will benefit the HEADstrong Foundation’s fight against blood cancer in the name of former Hofstra student-athlete Nick Colleluori (Ridley graduate).
Games will be played all day. The full schedule will be released in the coming weeks. at www.goHofstra.com on the Women’s Lacrosse page.
This year the Foundation welcomes the following teams to our Team of Champions in the fight against blood cancer:
La Salle University
Long Island Squids
Long Island University
New York Athletic Club
University of Connecticut
University of Massachusetts
University of New Hampshire
University of Vermont
The mission of the HEADstrong Foundation is to raise public awareness about the disease while raising funds for blood cancer research, treatment and ultimately a cure. Last year the tournament raised over $30,000 in an effort to support this mission.