2023 E-Box Recap

by CLL

PHOTO: Marek Stor

In a game of two halves, the Canada Development Team (CANDT) fell to the Slovak Men's National Box Team by a score of 12-9 on the historic day. For the first time in history, a lacrosse team from Canada visited and competed in Slovakia. READ MORE

2023 E-BOX | GERMANY 16 - CANADA 12 (Boxscore)
In a game that saw five lead changes and multiple game-tying goals, only for the previously leading team to regain position, Germany came out on top by a score of 16-12 over Canada. READ MORE

2023 E-BOX | CZECHIA 16 - CANADA 9 (Boxscore)
The Czechs and CANDT would exchange the first 4 Goals, until Czechia went on a 9 Goal run that Canada would not be able to tame, leading to a 16-9 victory for Czechia. READ MORE

[PHOTO - Marek Stor | Todd Wilfong presents a signed Canada Development Team jersey to Hanza Barak, Head Coach of the Czech Men's National Box Lacrosse Team.]

2023 E-BOX | CZECHIA 19 - CANADA 2 (Boxscore)
The elder statesmen of the Czechia Men's National Box Team had something to prove to the coaching staff after the Czech youngsters handled the CANDT with extended runs. The experienced Czechs opened the game with an 8 Goal run of their own and never look back, securing a second victory for the Czechs, 19-2 over Canada. READ MORE

2023 E-BOX | ISRAEL 12 - CANADA 4 (Boxscore)
Facing an Israel roster with Canadian players from Ontario and Quebec, it was understood before face-off that the game was going to be physical. The physicality led to 16 minutes in penalties for Israel and 14 minutes in penalties for Canada. After the dust settled, Israel won by a final score of 12-4. READ MORE

The Canadian Lacrosse League's attention now turns to August and the 2023 IIJL championships, World Junior Lacrosse Championship August 7-12 in Saskatoon, Women's World Junior Lacrosse Championship August 13-15 in Saskatoon, World U18 Lacrosse Championship August 21-24 in Utica, NY, and World U16 Lacrosse Championship August 27-30 in Utica, NY.