Scotland national women's lacrosse team

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The Scotland national women's lacrosse team represents Scotland at women's lacrosse. It is governed by Lacrosse Scotland

Scotland country in Northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain, with a border with England to the southeast, and is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, the North Sea to the northeast, the Irish Sea to the south, and more than 790 islands, including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.

Womens lacrosse team sport

Women's lacrosse, sometimes shortened to wlax or lax, is a sport with twelve players on each team. Originally played by indigenous peoples of the Americas, the modern women's game was introduced in 1890 at the St Leonard's School in St Andrews, Scotland. The rules of women's lacrosse differ significantly from men's field lacrosse.

Lacrosse Scotland is the national governing body of lacrosse in Scotland. Previously known as the Scottish Lacrosse Association (SLA), name changed upon incorporation in 2005. It is a member of the Federation of International Lacrosse and the European Lacrosse Federation. It sends representative teams to participate in the Men's World Lacrosse Championship and the Women's Lacrosse World Cup. In the Men's 2006 World Lacrosse Championship, the national team placed eleventh out of twenty-one competing countries, and at the 2005 Women's World Cup, the national women's team placed seventh out of ten countries. Scotland also participates in both the men's and women's Under-19 World Championships.

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Women's Lacrosse World Cup Past Results

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Teams have been split into three separate pools. Pool B will consist of Wales, Scotland, Czech Republic, Germany and New Zealand, who will play round robins games against each team in their pool seeding for the quarterfinals. The quarterfinals will be followed up by consolation games, the semifinals, and the bronze and gold medal games. [1]

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References

  1. "2009 World Cup Schedule" (PDF). Czech Women’s Lacrosse. Retrieved 2009-02-25.[ dead link ]