Thanks for that comment Connor. Honorable Mention – 1 Point. Hi Connor – It’d be better if you had a highlight video but if you don’t its ok. Just contact the MCLA coaches and explain your situation and definitely include all stats.  The Rattlers relocated [again] from Rochester, New York, in 2018 to Dallas, Texas, and began play as the Dallas Rattlers in 2018. In my years at Cal, we would get players who walked onto the team with no lacrosse experience. While the MCLA provides a high level of athletic competition, it is one of the few governing bodies that does not have a national GPA requirement for its athletes. There are 3 ways to be dominant at lacrosse. MCLA teams receive very little (if any) financial support from their schools and are typically self-funded by the players through player dues, donations, fundraisers, and/or apparel sales. In addition, the Barrage's "home game" against the Cannons was played in Boston.  New Balance founder and CEO, Jim Davis got very involved in the operation of the league, including providing financial support. The National Championships are held in May, featuring 16 qualifying teams from each division in a single-elimination contest to decide the National Champions. The Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA) is a confederacy of 10 non-varsity college lacrosse conferences featuring over 200 teams in two divisions across 43 states. The Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA) is a national organization of non-NCAA men's college lacrosse programs. In January 2011, Commissioner David Gross announced that Charlotte, North Carolina, as well as Columbus, Ohio, were granted expansion teams for the 2012 season. Great point about the funding. Required fields are marked *. Now check your email to confirm your subscription. The Launch inherited the Nationals roster. The camps, tournaments, and showcases – while they may not be attended by MCLA coaches – are excellent opportunities to get some good film from which to make a highlight video. If you’re an experienced lacrosse player and have options to play at D2 or D3 schools (even D1), here’s why you might consider attending a college with an MCLA program. Face-off specialist Alex Woodall of Towson was selected first overall by the Ohio Machine. Chris Turner scored the first goal in MLL history. The current champion is the Boston Cannons, who defeated the Denver Outlaws at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland following a COVID-19-shortened 2020 season. The MCLA is competitive. Where are you playing? The recently relocated Philadelphia Barrage beat the Boston Cannons 13–11 in 2004's final. For me, I always knew in the Spring that I didn’t have time to mess around. Picking up Inside LacrossePreseason First Team All-American and All Conference to start off his senior campaign, Rexrode’s strength on defense puts him alongside powerhouses such as veterans P.T. #2 – Mark Lamb – Texas A&M – Defense (14 points), #4 Sam Clare – Simon Fraser – Midfield (13 points) He is considering of going to play MCLA D1 or D2. 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