Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/20/15
From Press Release
Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) and Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. announced the 2015 Under Armour® All-America Lacrosse games will be held on Friday, July 3 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, MD. This year marks the 10th annual game where 88 of the nation’s top male and female high school seniors will earn the sport’s most prestigious honor of Under Armour All-American.
Under Armour All-Americans are selected by a panel of lacrosse experts at Inside Lacrosse magazine. The year-long process includes input from college and high school coaches from across the country as well as nominations from the general public. All-America nominations for the class of 2015 can be submitted to http://www.insidelacrosse.com/ua/all-american-form
The three-day weekend of events is highlighted by the girls game at 5PM followed by the boys contest at 8PM. The boys game will be showcased live on ESPNU for the tenth consecutive year.
Last year a total of 48 former Under Armour All-Americans earned 1st, 2nd or 3rd Team All-America honors at the college level. Twelve Under Armour All-American alumni also took home their college conference’s Player of the Year honor in 2014.
The Under Armour Underclass Lacrosse Tournament
The Under Armour Underclass Tournament is held from July 3-5 in conjunction with Under Armour All-America Game. The tryouts and tournament, widely recognized as the premier recruiting event of the summer, will once again feature competing male and female regional teams from Baltimore, Long Island, Midwest, New England, New Jersey, Philadelphia, South, Upstate NY, Washington, D.C. and West.
Last year, 72 of the 88 seniors who were All-Americans also competed in the event as an Underclass star for their respective region in 2013 or 2012.
Registration for the Underclass tryouts is now open. Please visit www.underarmourlacrosse.com for tryout dates, locations and more information.
The Under Armour Junior College Showcase
The Under Armour Junior College (JUCO) Elite Tryouts and Showcase will once again be a part of the 2015 event. Tryouts are open to players who have just graduated, are currently enrolled or entering a two-year Junior College. Three teams (North, Metro, South) will be selected to compete in a showcase format during All-America weekend.