SPARKS, Md. – US Lacrosse today announced that tryouts for the 2018 U.S. Men's National Team were pushed back one day to July 10-12 at the national team training center at the US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md., to accomodate player travel following the 2017 Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game in Sacramento, Calif., on July 8.

The application period ends in one week. Players wishing to be considered to be invited to try out must submit completed applications no later than April 21, 2017

Interested candidates will be evaluated by a selection committee including the current U.S. men’s national team coaching staff, led by head coach John Danowski. Candidates must be 18 years of age or older and a U.S. citizen. Candidates must also be current members of US Lacrosse through the end of tryouts.

Invitations will be extended on April 28, 2017, and invited players must confirm their participation by May 5, 2017.

Click here for a link to the application.


July 10-12: Tryouts
Sept. 1-4: Training Weekend
Oct. 6-9: Training Weekend

Jan. TBD: Training Weekend
July TBD: Training Camp
July 12-21: FIL Men’s World Championship (England)

Jan. TBD: Exhibition

The U.S. men’s national team has amassed a 59-4 all-time record in international play, claiming gold at nine World Championships (1967, 1974, 1982, 1986, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2010).

The world champion U.S. men’s national team trains and plays using best-in-class products provided by Nike (apparel and footwear), Cascade (helmets), STX (equipment), Warrior (equipment) and SISU (mouthguards). In addition to these partners, Greenfields, MedStar Health, Nationwide, Sports Force Parks and Sweat X are official sponsors of Team USA.

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