Greenport Shootout a Huge Success

2015-greenport322nd Annual Greenport Lacrosse Shoot-Out sponsored by the Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation and the Nassau County Police Activity League August 1-2, 2015 at Greenport High School, Greenport NY.  Greenport High School on the North Fork of Long Island was the site for more than 5000 lacrosse players, coaches, parents, Officials and spectators for the 22nd Annual Greenport Lacrosse Shootout held on August 1 and 2, 2015 under sunny skies.

This very popular annual festival is sponsored by the Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation, a chapter of USLacrosse, and the Nassau County PAL Lacrosse League.
Youth lacrosse players from Nassau and Suffolk County community groups, PAL Youth clubs, as well as middle school, junior varsity and varsity high school players clad in colorful uniforms, competed in a “friendly round-robin type” tournament. This year a record number of 70 boys and 13 girls youth program teams took part. In addition to these competitors, 12 post-high school men’s lacrosse teams competed for the Tournament Championship Trophy on Sunday. A first for the Greenport festival this year was a men’s wheelchair lacrosse game between two teams. Continue reading