World Series of Youth Lacrosse to Broadcast Championship game on ESPN2 and Playoff Games Monumental Sports Network.
Top Boys 13U Teams in the World to be Showcased on July 4th at 5:00 PM ET on ESPN2
Denver, CO – The fifth annual Warrior World Series of Youth Lacrosse presented by The Coca-Cola Company (“WSYL”) is excited to announce that it will play its 2019 Championship Game at the University of Denver’s Peter Barton Stadium and be broadcast live on ESPN2 on July 4th at 5:00 pm ET / 3:00 pm MT. Monumental Sports Network has also partnered with the WSYL to broadcast the quarterfinal and semifinal games played at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park.
Prior to the WSYL Championship game on July 4 the two top teams will have played 6 games in three days against the top 13U teams from the United States, Canada, Israel, and Iroquois Nation. These games will be played at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park and are open to the public at no charge.
Monumental Sports Network will stream the quarterfinals and semifinals played on July 3 and July 4, respectively. “Monumental has created a great opportunity for family and friends unable to make the trip to be able to watch the game. We are thrilled to develop this partnership,” says Ray Schulmeyer, President of the WSYL.
Monumental Sports Network’s coverage is available to current subscribers and new ones for only $3.99 and includes access to Monumental Sports Network for a month. Fans can purchase access to WSYL coverage by clicking here: https://www.monumentalsportsnetwork.com/wsylax. The event will be available via www.monumenalsportsnetwork.com, as well as the network’s free-to-download apps available on iOS, Android, Amazon Fire, Chromecast, Roku and Xbox.
For the fifth year, the WSYL Championship will air live on ESPN2 for viewers all over the world. This year, the game will take place at University of Denver’s Peter Barton Stadium, ”I can’t tell you how excited I am to bring the World Series of Youth Lacrosse to DU. My dream of creating the ultimate intimate setting for our young athletes and their families will be on full display beginning this July 4 live around the world on ESPN2,” said World Series of Youth Lacrosse Founder Jake Steinfeld. “We want to extend an invitation to the entire Denver community to come out and watch the best of the best 13U lacrosse players in the world.” To purchase tickets to the Championship Game at University of Denver’s Peter Barton Stadium at 3pm MT, please visit www.denverpioneers.com/tickets. Click PROMOCODE and enter WSYL2019.
In addition to the all of the great on-field competition throughout the week, all players will have attended Opening Ceremonies, the official WSYL Banquet and competed in the WSYL Skills Competition. “This event is about so much more than lacrosse. It is about making new friends, sharing new experiences and creating memories that will last these players and their families a lifetime,” states Ray Schulmeyer, President of the WSYL.
The World Series of Youth Lacrosse brings together the world’s premier youth lacrosse teams. Teams from the United States were invited to compete in the Championship Series based on their performance in a series of U.S. Regional Qualifiers that took place earlier this Spring. Top international teams from Canada, Israel, and Iroquois Nation were invited directly to the Championship Series to represent the best of the international lacrosse community.
For all other information on the World Series of Lacrosse visit www.worldseriesofyouthlacrosse.com.
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About the World Series of Youth Lacrosse –
The World Series of Youth Lacrosse was founded in 2014 by Jake Steinfeld, the founder of Major League Lacrosse, with the goal of providing youth players with the ultimate lacrosse experience. The WSYL strives to give every player the best possible experience throughout the entire event – from the opening whistle of their first qualifier game all the way to hoisting the championship trophy on live national television. This is made possible with the support of the WSYL partners which include The Coca-Cola Company, Nissan, Warrior, MET-Rx, tireamerica.com, Wheels-Up and Shinola. The competition was first held in 2015 and has hosted thousands of players representing teams from dozens of states, as well as internationally.
About Monumental Sports Network –
Presented by Ticketmaster, Monumental Sports Network is the mid-Atlantic region’s top destination for exclusive fan experiences and original sports content across desktop, tablet, mobile and OTT streaming devices. Monumental Sports Network is owned and operated by Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) and by NBC Sports Group. Monumental Sports Network serves as a digital platform for fans and customers in the D.C. region and around the world. MSE – Monumental Sports Network’s parent company – is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports.