Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/13/14
On October 18-19 the Edward Taylor Coombs Foundation will be sponsoring the 3rd Annual Edward Taylor Coombs Lacrosse Fall Ball Shootout event hosted by Hatboro-High School, Marist College and Ursinus College.
The Edward Taylor Coombs (ETC) Foundation was established in honor of nineteen year old Edward Taylor Coombs. Edward was an academically gifted and athletically talented young man with an easy smile and huge heart. Edward was a rising sophomore on the 2012 Marist College Men’s Lacrosse team. Edward was a starter in a number of games as a freshman he was a defensive midfielder for the Red foxes and gave his all each game. He was named the programs 2011 freshman of the year. Edward was tragically killed as a passenger in a single vehicle car accident on August 6th 2011.
This event will take place at Hatboro-Horsham High School, where Coombs was a 2010 graduate. The event will run for two days. Saturday the 18th, will feature Division 1 and Division II Men’s teams from Marist, NYIT, Le Moyne and Merrimack. Saturday will also include Division 1 Women’s teams from Marist, Wagner, LIU, and Liberty. Division III teams will meet on Sunday the 19th. This game day will include teams from Ursinus, St. Mary’s, Centenary, Scranton, John Carroll, GMH and Eastern.
Admission to the games is $5.00, free for all under the age of 5. Parking will be free in the lots surrounding the high school.
All proceeds for this event will be donated to the Edward Taylor Coombs Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit.
Hatboro-Horsham High School is located at 899 Horsham Rd. Horsham PA 19044
WOMEN’S BRACKET Saturday, Oct. 18
TIME FIELD TEAM 1 TEAM 2
11 am Stadium Marist vs. Wagner
11 am Grass Warm-up Space for 12 pm Games
12 pm Grass 1 LIU vs. Wagner
12 pm Grass 2 Liberty vs. Marist
1 pm Grass 1 Liberty vs. LIU
1 pm Grass 2 Warm-up Space for 2pm Games
2 pm Grass 1 Liberty vs. Wagner
2 pm Grass 2 Marist vs. LIU
MEN’S BRACKET Saturday, Oct. 18
TIME Field TEAM 1 TEAM 2
12 pm Stadium Marist vs. LeMoyne
12 pm Grass Merrimack vs. NYIT
2:15 pm Stadium Marist vs. Merrimack
2:15 pm Grass NYIT vs. LeMoyne
Sunday, Oct. 19 schedule, Mens:
TIME FIELD TEAM 1 TEAM 2
10 am Stadium Scranton vs. Delaware Valley
10 am Grass 1 Eastern vs. John Carroll
12 pm Stadium Centenary vs. John Carroll
12 pm Grass 1 St. Mary’s vs. GMH
12 pm Grass 2 Ursinus vs. Scranton
2 pm Stadium St. Mary’s vs. Eastern
2 pm Grass 1 DelVal vs. Centenary
4 pm Stadium Ursinus vs. GMH