2008 Senior All Star Game today

- The Rochester Chapter of USLacrosse's new (senior) All Star Game, which will be held at Paetec Park today will be followed by the Rattler's vs Washington Bayhawks game.
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The game, named the Herb Fitch Lacrosse Senior Showcase presented by Adidas will start on Saturday at 4pm. The Rattlers game will start at 7:30pm. Tickets to the game are $10 which also includes the Rattlers game.

herb fitchThe game will honor Herb Fitch, a member of the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame. Herb was a four year letterman at Geneva (1838-1942), attended Hobart College where he was an All American attackman in both his junior and senior years. In his senior year he played in the 1942 North-South game. After serving for four years in the U.S. Marine Corps, he returned to the game as a high school and college official for more than twenty years after which he spent his time as an assistant coach at Pen Yan (1976-1978). He died at age 85 in 2006.

Fourteen teams are represented on the "Blue" team which is made up of Monroe County team players, while thirteen teams are represented on the "White" team which is made up of Finger Lakes and GRALL team players.

The complete All Star player list is available.
  
SportsFive's report on the game will be available on Sunday afternoon.
  

 



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