CityLax In the News

“‘Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast’ with Eamon McAnaney” | Lacrosse Magazine

May 10, 2016
CityLax

M“In New York City, Levine talks about how there are now 52 boys’ and girls’ varsity lacrosse programs in the city limits.” Lacrosse Magazine

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“CityLax Gala 2016 Recap: Growing The Game in NYC” | Lacrosse All Stars

April 27, 2016
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“It was a huge night of lacrosse, and hardly anything but the sport was discussed. For anyone in NYC who loves lacrosse and has never been to a CityLax Gala, you are really missing out!” Lacrosse All Stars

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“CityLax Donates 625 Helmets To NYC Public Schools” | Lacrosse All Stars

January 5, 2016
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“…CityLax stepped up its efforts yet again and donated over 625 brand new Cascade Lacrosse helmets to New York City’s Public School Athletics League…”  Lacrosse All Stars

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“John Adams High School Student Earns Division 1 Athletic Scholarship” | Queens Chronicle

December 18, 2015
CityLax

“…This marks a historical accomplishment, as Joanna becomes the first female student-athlete from John Adams High School to attain a Division I athletic scholarship…”  Queens Chronicle

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“RKA lacrosse’s first season ends on a high note” | The Riverdale Press

May 14, 2015
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“…Hirsh was quick to credit RKA Principal Lori Omara, CityLax, an organization that funds fledgling lacrosse programs, and the PSAL for helping create and fund the Tigers’ program…”  The Riverdale Press

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“RKA lacrosse overcomes hurdles in first season” | The Riverdale Press

May 7, 2015
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“…An organization called CityLax that funds new teams was willing to give some funding to the PSAL to try and pay for the coaching hours and things of that nature. They were also willing to give us some extra equipment…” The Riverdale Press

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“McAnaney: Lacrosse’s New York State of Mind?” | Lax Magazine

April 24, 2015
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“…When Mat Levine started CityLax 10 years ago there were six varsity lacrosse teams in the public school system. This spring there are 24 boys teams and 26 girls teams…” Lax Magazine

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“CityLax, Israel Lacrosse Spread Warm Messages On A Cold Saturday” | NY Sports Day

March 31, 2015
CityLax

“…’Many of these kids on the field didn’t even know about lacrosse a few years ago, so being able to put them together to learn from some of these guys who have excelled is pretty special,’ said LICHS coach, Joe Houghton…” NY Sports Day

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CITYLAX FOUNDER, MAT LEVINE, RECEIVES INNAUGURAL US LACROSSE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

February 19, 2015

US Lacrosse has named Jacquelin ‘Jackie’ Pitts and Mat Levine as its inaugural recipients of the organization’s Lifetime Achievement Awards, recognizing outstanding career contributions and impact to the sport of lacrosse.

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“Balls to the Wall: Inside New York City’s Thriving Lacrosse Culture” | Gawker

August 12, 2014
CityLax

“…’You’re walking through Bushwick and you see a kid who doesn’t look like a prep school kid or a banker, and he’s carrying around a lacrosse stick,’…” Gawker

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