News and Announcements
Welcome back to 2010 Spartan Alumni Jesse King
An All American grad from Ohio St Jesse has now completed his university schooling and is back in Victoria. Already a Mann Cup champ with the Shamrocks this year we are pleased to announce the addition of Jesse to the Spartan lacrosse coaching staff as his travel commitments with the NLL’s Georgia Swarm allows.
Space Needle Champions !!!!!
The Jr 9/10 team and the Sr Team each went 7-0 on the weekend with each team capturing their respective title in the high school (9/10) div and the Open Elite division. The Jr Spartans outscored their opponents 63-16 over the 7 games while the Sr Spartans outscored their opponents 52-12.
As a program the sr team have won this tournament three years in a row while the jr team has gone two of the last three years. Over that span of year the program has won all 34 games it has competed in while at the tourney!
Attached is the Jr Spartans winning photo
Update from today’s games in Denver…….
Claremont 10 vs Minnesota 2
Claremont 8 vs DoCO 6
Claremont 6 vs Thunderbolts Air Force Academy 8
Claremont 6 vs Fellowship Christian Athletes 4
Claremont 9 vs Thunderbolts Air Force Academy 10
Claremont was down 8-4 before coming back to make it 9-8 with many opportunities to make it 10-8 and clinch the championship. The Spartans came up short in the last few minutes of the game and lost finishing 2nd. A great effort by all the boys!!!
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Mathieu played on the U18 Team BC Field Team that won silver in Halifax this past August losing 10-8 in the finals to Ontario.
Congrats to Claremont lacrosse graduates Jesse King and Dane Sorensen for being selected in pro lacrosse’s NLL draft
Jesse was selected #3 overall to the Georgia Swarm and Dane went a bit later chosen by the Colorado Mammoth.
Congrats to both as they join fellow Spartan alumni Karsen Leung who currently plays in Calgary.