Uganda Lacrosse Links: Dream 2014 to Denver
It's hard to believe, but it's been exactly one month since the conclusion of the 2014 FIL World Championship in Denver, where Canada took home gold with an impressive 8-5 victory over the United States. Tournament darling Uganda, the first African nation to compete in an international lacrosse world championship, stole the show throughout the 10-day event, and is the subject of Lacrosse Magazine's September issue cover.
Here's a look at their journey, through stories from LaxMagazine.com and others, social media and video.
October 3, 2013
November 4, 2013
Awesome time scrimmaging Team Uganda. Time for a cookout as they prepare for their first ever game. Go Cranes! pic.twitter.com/of6qRuR2lL— FCA Lacrosse (@FCALacrosse) July 9, 2014
Video: Uganda's First Goal in FIL World Championship
David Castro Onen scores the first goal in Uganda's FIL World Championship Debut at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo. Video by James Verderamo/Lacrosse Television.
We coming back to Uganda winners and ready to make it the Foundation of the game of lacrosse in Africa. pic.twitter.com/a4qJX63h2G— Uganda Lacrosse (@uganda_lacrosse) July 14, 2014
We all talk about growing the game. Well I don't know anyone who is actually growing the game of lacrosse like the people at @UgandaLacrosse— Coach Meade (@CoachMeade) July 15, 2014
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