The Olds Stingers will compete for a tier 3 junior provincial lacrosse title. The first game for the Stingers will see them battle the host team in Brooks on Friday, July 22nd at 7:30.
Olds Stingers Head East For Tier 3 Provincial Championships
A second junior lacrosse team from Olds will be vying for a provincial title this weekend.
On the heels of the Olds Mavericks winning the Tier 2 championship last weekend in Lethbridge, the Olds Stingers are going to Brooks to battle for Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League glory starting on Friday, July 22nd.
Stingers Head Coach Laine Foshaug says his team is motivated to win.
Coach Foshaug explains who one of their key players is and what he thinks is the strength of his team.
The Stingers will begin the tier 3 junior lacrosse provincials by battling the host team from Brooks. Coach Foshaug sizes up what he expects from the Drillers.
He was was pleased with a second place finish in their league this year behind the unbeaten High River Heat.
The Heat finished the regular season with a perfect 15 and oh record. The Stingers were 8-6 and 1.
On Saturday, July 23rd Olds wraps up round robin play by facing High River at 1:30 and then Calgary at 6:30.
After each team plays three games at provincials this weekend, the top two will move on to play for the gold medal on Sunday, July 24th in Brooks at 1:30. The other two teams will meet in the bronze medal match.