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BOSTON, Mass. (Wednesday, June 13, 2012)- Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, announced Wednesday the rosters for the 2012 MLL All-Star Game Presented by Moe’s Southwest Grill to be held on June 30 at FAU Stadium in Palm Beach County, Fla. For the first time in league history, MLL allowed fans to vote for their favorite players, which counted for one third of the overall voting process.
The game will feature a Young Guns vs. Old School format. Players who joined the league between 2001 and 2008 will compete for the Old School team while players who joined between 2009 and 2012 will compete for the Young Guns. The game will be televised live on ESPN2 HD at 7:30 p.m. ET.
Steve Duffy of the Boston Cannons will serve as the head coach of the Young Guns while Ted Garber, who was a coach in the MLL Summer Showcase and the league’s inaugural year, will coach the Old School team.
Tickets for the 2012 MLL All-Star Game can be purchased through Ticketmaster or by clicking here.
About Major League Lacrosse
Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, was founded by Jake Steinfeld and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Major League Lacrosse commenced play in June of 2001 and is in its twelfth season in 2012. MLL has continued to lead the sport of lacrosse into the mainstream of competitive team sports. The league is made up of eight teams: The Boston Cannons, Charlotte Hounds, Chesapeake Bayhawks, Denver Outlaws, Hamilton Nationals, Long Island Lizards, Ohio Machine and Rochester Rattlers.
The 2012 season commenced on April 28, 2012. The 2012 MLL All-Star Game Presented by Moe’s Southwest Grill will take place on Saturday, June 30 at FAU Stadium in Palm Beach County, FL. and the 2012 MLL Championship Weekend will take place on August 25 and 26 a Harvard Stadium in Boston, Mass. More information about the league can be found at www.majorleaguelacrosse.com, Facebook or Twitter.