Lacrosse has never been an important Olympic event. In fact, lacrosse has been contested only in the 1904 Games in St. Louis and the 1908 Games in London. In both cases, the event was open only to men.
In the 1904 Games, three teams competed, two from Canada and one from the United States. In the 1908 Games, only two teams competed, one from Canada and one from Great Britain. In both those Games, Canada won the gold medal. However, it is correct to say that every Read the rest of this entry »