Category: Lacrosse

Chatham-Kent lacrosse news from teams including the Wallaceburg Red Devils.

For Cecil Jacobs, Lacrosse Is More Than A Sport – It’s A Lifestyle

For Cecil Jacobs, Lacrosse Is More Than A Sport – It’s A Lifestyle

CKSN Staff- June 18, 2020

Cecil Jacobs playing last summer for the Wallaceburg Red Devils - Photo by Barb GammonCecil Jacobs is one of the areas top lacrosse players. For ... Read More

Tyler Brown: The Game Of Lacrosse To Me Means The World

Tyler Brown: The Game Of Lacrosse To Me Means The World

CKSN Staff- June 15, 2020

Tyler Brown competing with Team IroquoisTyler Brown loves the game of lacrosse. It has helped him through the best and worst times in his life, ... Read More

Flashback Friday: Jordan Durston

Flashback Friday: Jordan Durston

CKSN Staff- June 12, 2020

Jordan Durston Flashback to Jordan Durston playing minor lacrosse in Wallaceburg, Ontario. Flash forward and the modern day Durston recently finished his 5th season of ... Read More

Ferrah Blackbird Believes In The Power Of Lacrosse

Ferrah Blackbird Believes In The Power Of Lacrosse

CKSN Staff- June 10, 2020

Wallaceburg’s Ferrah Blackbird protects the ball - Photo by Wyatt Williams/ CKSN.caFor many Indigenous people, the game of lacrosse, which was derived from a traditional ... Read More

Pro Lacrosse Player Jordan Durston Showing The Way

Pro Lacrosse Player Jordan Durston Showing The Way

CKSN Staff- June 9, 2020

Jordan Durston with the NLL's New England Black WolvesWallaceburg and Walpole Island are filled with young lacrosse players who dream of one day playing professionally ... Read More

NLL Star Brendan Bomberry Sends A Message To Walpole Island And Moraviantown Athletes

NLL Star Brendan Bomberry Sends A Message To Walpole Island And Moraviantown Athletes

CKSN Staff- June 4, 2020

National Lacrosse League player Brendan Bomberry sends a message of encouragement to Indigenous youth and athletes for National Indigenous History Month. Bomberry, who is from ... Read More

Kyle Dawson Balancing School, And Professional Dream

Kyle Dawson Balancing School, And Professional Dream

CKSN Staff- May 17, 2020

Kyle Dawson with the Nanaimo TimbermenKyle Dawson has had an incredible year, including hearing his name called in multiple lacrosse drafts. Like many athletes, he's ... Read More

“Probably Not This Summer” Colby Says Of Youth Sports, “Hopeful” For Hockey This Winter

“Probably Not This Summer” Colby Says Of Youth Sports, “Hopeful” For Hockey This Winter

CKSN Staff- May 4, 2020

Soccer and other summer sports unlikely to start - Photo by Sophie Marvell/ CKSN.caWhile some restrictions are set to be lifted across Canada and Ontario ... Read More

Lacrosse Still On Hold Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Lacrosse Still On Hold Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

CKSN Staff- April 24, 2020

The Wallaceburg Red Devils, and lacrosse teams across Ontario would be playing their 2020 season by now. The COVID-19 pandemic however, has continued to push ... Read More

Jade Barko: “Go Out There And Be You”

Jade Barko: “Go Out There And Be You”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2020

Jade Barko carries the ball for the University of Gueph's women's lacrosse teamFor anyone who has seen Jade Barko play lacrosse, or any sport for ... Read More

Emily VanDamme: “You Will Face Adversity On Your Journey, But It’s Important To Keep Pushing Forward”

Emily VanDamme: “You Will Face Adversity On Your Journey, But It’s Important To Keep Pushing Forward”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2020

Emily VanDame playing for Trent UniversityEmily VanDamme is a spectacular lacrosse goaltender. Whether she's playing with and against men or women, VanDamme has proven to ... Read More

Just Over Two Weeks Remaining To Register For Wallaceburg Lacrosse

Just Over Two Weeks Remaining To Register For Wallaceburg Lacrosse

CKSN Submissions- February 28, 2020

Registration is winding down for the Wallaceburg Minor Lacrosse Association, with only two weeks remaining to sign up. Registration for minor lacrosse in Wallaceburg closes ... Read More

Tyler Davis Named To Canada’s National Junior Lacrosse Team

Tyler Davis Named To Canada’s National Junior Lacrosse Team

CKSN Staff- February 10, 2020

Tyler Davis with the Wallaceburg Red Devils - Photo by Wyatt Williams/ CKSN.caWallaceburg's Tyler Davis has been named to Team Canada for the upcoming 2020 ... Read More

Notah Hopkins Selected 14th Overall In Ontario junior A Lacrosse League Draft

Notah Hopkins Selected 14th Overall In Ontario junior A Lacrosse League Draft

CKSN Staff- January 12, 2020

Local lacrosse product Notah Hopkins has been selected 14th overall in the second round of the OLA Junior A Lacrosse League draft by the Six ... Read More