Canadian parliamentarians faced off against a team of Haudenosaunee from Kahnawake on the front lawn of the Supreme Court of Canada and played the Creator's Game in a celebration of sport, history and friendship. (Courtesy Marc Miller) In 1855, a Canadian dentist named William George Beers founded the Montreal Lacrosse Club.
The Kahnawake Hunters avoided dropping a third straight in the always-intense rivalry game against Akwesasne Sunday and pulled out a gutsy come-from-behind win. It was the second of three wins for Kahnawake. (Daniel . Rowe, The Eastern Door) Look. Relook. Rub eyes, and look again, and you will have confirmed that
Today, field lacrosse playoffs begin for the GMAA (Greater Montreal Athletic Association). As in years past, three teams look capable of taking the banner (all due respect to John Rennie and Beaconsfield) all boasting a fine collection of Kahnawake talent. Shorthanded Billings and Kahnawake Survival School sides played Wednesday in the
Survival School’s field lax squad got its first tour of the pitch Wednesday, and looked good against an upstart Beaconsfield team. The true tests of the season, however, are yet to come. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) A quality, consistent and disciplined 14-3 win was a nice start for Kahnawake Survival
Hunter forward Cam Horn was predictably productive on the score sheet Sunday, but also saw his name on the penalty minute portion of the stat sheet too many times for his liking. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) Even strength, it wasn’t even close. The Kahnawake Junior B Hunters dominated the Gloucester Griffins Sunday
Thomas Dailleboust’s Midget Espoir Arsenal could not muster enough offence to get the team into the medal rounds of the Dodge Cup, but the Kahnawake puck stopper remains sought after for his skill between the pipes. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) [apps_share] Though no players from the community on the boys