SPARKS, Md. — US Lacrosse today announced Lax Sports Network as the exclusive broadcast partner for the Team USA Fall Classic, set for Tierney Field at US Lacrosse headquarters Oct. 8-9.

The event will feature the recently announced 2017 U.S. women’s national team, Australia, Canada, England and 2016 NCAA Division I champion North Carolina. All eight games will be streamed live for free at

“We are very excited to have Lax Sports Network broadcast the Fall Classic live at our new headquarters,” said Tony Leko, director of national teams at US Lacrosse. “This event of such elite-level teams is the first of what the Fall Classic will regularly become as Team USA prepares for the World Cup next summer, and we are pleased LSN will help showcase first-class talent worldwide through its digital platform.”

The event will include doubleheaders each day for Team USA as it prepares to defend its gold medal at the 2017 Federation of International Lacrosse Women’s World Cup in Guildford, England. The action opens with Australia, the only team other than the United States to win gold, playing England at 11 a.m. ET Saturday, Oct. 8. The weekend will close Sunday, Oct. 9, with back-to-back Team USA matches against Canada and Australia.

“Lax Sports Network is proud to offer lacrosse fans free streaming coverage of the Team USA Fall Classic from US Lacrosse’s new home,” said Rob Wallace, chief operating officer LSN. “Seeing the world’s top women’s players compete on LSN is truly a great milestone as part of our fall lacrosse schedule on the network.”

The complete schedule (times Eastern):

Saturday, October 8
11 a.m. – Australia vs. England
1:30 p.m. – United States vs. North Carolina
4 p.m. – United States vs. England
6:30 p.m. – Canada vs. Australia

Sunday, October 9
9 a.m. – Canada vs. England
11:30 a.m. – Australia vs. North Carolina
2 p.m. – United States vs. Canada
5 p.m. – United States vs. Australia

The world champion U.S. women’s national team trains and plays using best-in-class products provided by Nike (apparel and footwear), Brine (equipment), STX (equipment), and Under Armour (equipment). GreenFields, Nationwide and SweatX are official sponsors of Team USA.

Follow the U.S. women’s national team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube at @USLacrosse and using hashtag #USAWLAX.

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