Lehigh to Host King of the Mountain Classic
from press release
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Lehigh men’s
lacrosse program will host 32 high school teams (24 varsity, eight
junior varsity) on Sunday, November 15 at the 2009 King of the
Mountain Fall Classic, held on Lehigh’s Goodman Campus.
The tournament will begin at 9:00 AM and run until 4:30 PM.
"On behalf of the Lehigh Lacrosse coaching staff and the entire
Lehigh Lacrosse program, we are excited to host the second annual
King of the Mountain Fall Classic,” Mountain Hawks head coach
Kevin Cassese explained.
He continued, “It is a tremendous opportunity for this campus and this program to host some of the top lacrosse programs and some of the top prospective student-athletes from various regions in this country and Canada. They are calling for a beautiful day, 65 degrees and sunny, and it should be a tremendous day for some high level instruction and some highly competitive lacrosse."
Teams from Pennsylvania, New York, Maryland, New Jersey and Canada make up the 32-team field in what promises to be a highly competitive day of lacrosse on the Lehigh campus. The format will feature ten vs. ten game play with a three-game guarantee for the teams in attendance.