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Sarah Greenberg shares her first time coaching lacrosse in Israel!

June 9, 2015 by in

National Team forward Sarah Greenberg discusses a busy day in Ashkelon as she adjusts to her new home. Sarah has a fresh take on the everyday events in Ashkelon.  Today was a lot of firsts for me: my first work day post-college, my first time coaching lacrosse, and my first day visiting a school in […]

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Megan Meluskey at Ilanot Elementary School, Ashkelon

June 7, 2015 by in

Women’s National team player Megan Meluskey shares her experience the first time she visits Ilanot, an elementary school in Ashkelon. Megan was impressed by the enthusiasm of the children as they learned lacrosse, a new and unfamiliar sport to many kids. Even with a language barrier both Megan and the children were able to benefit from the […]

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Get to Know Israel Lacrosse National Team Players: Courtney Miller

June 2, 2015 by in

New Oley, Courtney Miller talks about her experience making Aliyah and playing for the Israel Women’s National Team. Courtney and her teammates are currently living in training in Ashkelon as they prepare for the 2015 European Championships.  It’s 6:30 in the am and I haven’t woken up this early for practice in 4 years. I’m […]

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Kim Dubansky visits Moadonite Rotem

May 27, 2015 by in

Women’s National team player and U19 Festival Team Head Coach Kim Dumbansky shares her first experience at an after school program for at-risk youth in Ashkelon. Kim had an amazing experience working with these youth and is looking forward to spending more time doing events with Sticks for Kids! On May 26th, I went with teammates […]

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Hannah Deoul on Peace Players

May 25, 2015 by in

Israel National Team Player and U19 National Team Head Coach Hannah Deoul reflects on her experience at a Peace Players event this past Friday. Peace Players is a program that connects Arab and Jewish Youth through sport.    Peace Players is an absolutely inspiring program. This program connects Arab and Jewish youth through sport. These […]