World Lacrosse Championship for Glen Cove Alumnus

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The Glen Cove Lacrosse Program is proud to announce that Glen Cove High School alumnus Alex DiScala recently competed in the Federation of International Lacrosse World Lacrosse championship held in Netanya, Israel. Alex was an All-County goalie for Glen Cove in 2007 and went on to play college lacrosse at Jacksonville University. He is the first player from Glen Cove to compete at the international level.

Alex competed with the Italian national team that finished in 16th place in the World Games. This was the highest finish for the Italian team in the history of the games. Led by Alex, with 12 saves, Italy went 4-3 in the tournament and came in first place in its grouping by beating Peru 13-7.

The Federation of International Lacrosse World Lacrosse championships, the World Cup of lacrosse, takes place every four years in a different venue across the world. This year’s games featured a games record field of 46 nations represented. Congratulations!