Vail Lacrosse Shootout in town for 44th straight year

By John LaConte

VAIL — The 44th Annual Vail Lacrosse Shootout is underway, bringing as many memories with it as players involved.The nine-day event started Saturday with masters play at Ford Park, and will continue through Sunday, wrapping up with elite male and female divisions.Colorado has established itself as a powerhouse in the world of lacrosse over the last decade or so, with the Colorado Mammoth professional team winning the championship in 2006, Colorado hosting the World Lacrosse Championships — a once-every-four-years event — in 2014, and the University of Denver lacrosse team winning the NCAA national championships in 2015.Along the way, however, …

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