‘Honor Our Heroes Lacrosse Tournament’ Celebrates Military and Supports Navy SEAL Foundation

Event co-hosted by Legendary Sports Group & the Richmond Hawks

For Immediate Release: December 16, 2021

Media Contact: Lisa LaPlaca, llaplaca@legendarysportsgroup.com

 

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Legendary Sports Group, in partnership with the Richmond Hawks, announced the Honor Our Heroes Lacrosse Tournament, to be hosted June 4th and 5th, 2022, at Dorey Park in Henrico, Virginia.

 

The tournament will be open for middle school and high school boy’s teams in divisions 2026 – 2031 (Ages 12 – 17). Each field will memorialize four Medal of Honor recipients, detailing their heroics. Fields will be named after the branches of our military and public safety members. A portion of proceeds of the event will be donated to the Navy SEAL Foundation.

 

“Supporting our military and first responders are causes our organization cares deeply about,” said LSG President Dave Cottle. “Giving youth athletes a chance to battle competitively to improve their game, while also honoring the sacrifices our military has made is a win-win. We hope reinforce to these young men the importance of teamwork.”

 

The event’s inaugural year (2021) hosted 24 teams on its fields. Together, LSG and the Richmond Hawks will amplify the 2022 event through increased programming, elevated player experience and elite competition.

 

“We are excited to work with Coach Cottle and his amazing team at Legendary Sports Group to bring this event to the premier level,” added Carl Nease, Program Director of the Richmond Hawks. “Honor our Heroes Lacrosse Tournament takes place just a few days after Memorial Day and is a chance to remember the service members who have fought for our country. There is never a wrong time to say thank you!”

 

For more information visit https://www.honorourheroeslax.com/.

 

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ABOUT LEGENDARY SPORTS GROUP

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ABOUT RICHMOND HAWKS

The Richmond Hawks is Central Virginia's premier lacrosse program.  Founded on our core values of commitment, accountability, and passion, our mission is to provide exceptional instruction in an environment that promotes life lessons, skill development, and team concepts.