In preparation for the 2018 Major League Lacrosse (MLL) Championship in Charleston, the league is offering a series of fun events to interact with the Lowcountry. One of those programs is the MLL Championship Lax Rodeo, which will take place from August 17th to 18th. The Lax Rodeo will consist of a Team Tournament, a Players Clinic hosted by professional lacrosse players, and a Skills Competition.
On Friday, August 17th, the Lax Rodeo begins at 10 am with a Team Tournament at Freedom Park on Daniel Island. The event will consist consist of a reduced squad (seven-on-seven) and reduced field-size competition with four 30-minute games guaranteed for all participants. Games will be divided into four age divisions. The Champion prize presentation will include photo and autograph opportunities with Major League Lacrosse players.
The MLL Championship Clinic will be hosted by the Major League Lacrosse All-Stars from 9 am to 12 pm on Saturday, August 18th at Freedom Park. Players that took part in Friday’s Lax Rodeo competition and Saturday registrants will receive specialized instruction for every position from top professional lacrosse players. Games, raffles, and player autograph sessions also will be held.
The final event prior to the Championship Game, held from 1 pm to 3 pm at MUSC Health Stadium, is a Skills Competition, which will include the 40-yard dash, fastest shot, and most accurate shot. Top performers will be recognized during the 2018 Major League Lacrosse Championship.
Details for all lacrosse participation opportunities during Major League Lacrosse Championship Weekend can be accessed here.