UPDATE: All The Lead the Way Lacrosse Day of Heroes activities are schedule to proceed as planned with one exception.
Due to restrictions placed by the Federal Aviation Authority and Port Authority of New York, the U.S. Special Operations Daggers and Rangers Parachute Jump at the Lacrosse Day of Heroes is canceled.
ALL OTHER EVENTS OF THE DAY WILL PROCEED AS SCHEDULED!!!
The U.S. Special Operations Daggers and Rangers Parachute Jump will be re-scheduled at a future Lead the Way Fund event.
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The Lead the Way Lacrosse Day of Heroes is a 3 game lacrosse shootout between the country’s best high school lacrosse teams. The one day event will take place on Saturday April 24, 2010 at St. Anthony’s High School, Huntington, New York (co-sponsor of the event). Six teams are competing in the event – St. Anthony’s vs. New Canaan, Chaminade vs. Yorktown, Manhasset vs. Darien. The Lead the Way Lacrosse Day of Heroes recognizes past and present protectors of the Flag and 100% of the profits are donated to the “Lead the Way Fund”. Our special event honorees will be local heroes – LCpl. James Argentine (SA ’05), Sgt. James J. Regan (CHS ’98), Lt. Ronald Winchester (CHS ’97), Lt. Michael L. LiCalzi (CHS ’00).
|SCHEDULE OF EVENTS|
|Saturday, April 24, 2010|
|8:30 AM||Memorial Mass ( Chapel of Our Lady of the Angels at St. Anthony’s)|
|10:30 AM||Gates Open – (main parking lot at St. Anthony’s)|
|11:15 AM||Opening Remarks / Ranger Parachute Jump|
|11:30 AM||Color Guard / Star Spangled Banner / Lead the Way Song|
|11:45 AM||Recognition Ceremony in honor of our local heroes.|
|12:00 PM||Game #1 – St. Anthony‟s Friars vs. New Canaan Rams (MSG Media)|
|2:00 PM||Game #2 – Chaminade Flyers vs. Yorktown Huskers (MSG Media)|
|4:00 PM||Game #3 – Manhasset Indians vs. Darien Blue Wave (MSG Media)|
|6:00 PM||Closing Ceremonies|
Tickets & Registration
Free admittance for children under 3.
Thank you for your support and participation at Lead the Way Lacrosse Day of Heroes 2010. Online registration is closed. Walk in tickets will be available the day of the event at the front gate.
Please be sure to print your payment receipt (sent to you via email) and present the receipt at the gate of the “Lead the Way Fund Lacrosse Day of Heroes”.
Come join us as we celebrate our Country and those who defend it. God Bless America!