Local Teams Tune-Up for 2016 at Crush Challenge

More than 30 teams boys lacrosse teams will gather at Foothill High School this weekend for the Crush Challenge. The annual event provides high school players the opportunity to get ready for the rapidly approaching 2016 season, and fans a sneak peak into who to look out for this year. Over 30 varsity, JV, and middle school teams will participate.

With the high school season is looming and recruiting events taking a breather, most of the clubs are comprised of  high school teammates. Among the varsity-level club teams that will be at the event are:

Crush (Foothill) Broncos Buku (Mater Dei) SC Lions (JSerra) YL (Yorba Linda)
Wolf Valley (Great Oak) Rebels (Santa Margarita) El Toro Stallions (Trabuco Hills) Oak Park
Victory (St. Margaret’s) Wild Horse (Beckman) Shock Tritons (San Clemente) Leverage (Los Alamitos)
Wolf Valley (Great Oak) Navigators (Newport Harbor) Surf City (Edison) Cobras (Loyola)

Each varsity team will play approximately eight 30-minute games on the fields at Foothill High School.  The tournament runs Saturday, Sunday, and Monday with the varsity games finishing up on Sunday.  The schedule for the 2016 Crush Challenge is available here.