Wisconsin, August 5 2020. Team Wisconsin, Stags Lacrosse, and Pirate Lacrosse are pleased to announce a new combined lacrosse team called Badger Prime. Badger Prime will consist of select players from each club who will compete in premium tournaments featuring the best teams from across the country. Badger Prime gives each club’s players the opportunity to represent the State of Wisconsin on a national level, drawing players from Madison, Milwaukee, and the Fox Valley area.
“We are excited about Badger Prime because of the breadth of players that we can draw from and how it gives our athletes the opportunity to compete against some of the best lacrosse clubs in the country.”, said Eric Marsh, Director of Team Wisconsin, “We will represent Wisconsin and show the rest of the country what we can do”.
“This is truly an opportunity to play for a Wisconsin state-level team. This effort is a shared collaboration between our three clubs”, said Sandford Erdahl, Director of Coaching for Stags Lacrosse. “This means more access and more opportunity for players who want the experience of playing at the highest level of competition and to be showcased to college coaches.”
“Not only is this a great opportunity for our players but we are also doing this in a way that is affordable”, said Will Kirkpatrick from Pirate Lacrosse. He continued, “All of our programs have the shared philosophy of growing the game for all players in Wisconsin.”
Badger Prime is a lacrosse team consisting of elite lacrosse players from across the entire State of Wisconsin. Players are selected from the Team Wisconsin, Stags Lacrosse, and Pirate Lacrosse to represent Wisconsin in elite tournaments across the country.
For more information about Badger Prime, please contact any of the following:
Eric Marsh, Team Wisconsin
Sandford Erdahl, Stags Lacrosse
Will Kirkpatrick, Pirate Lacrosse