Louisville to Host Premier Lacrosse League 2023 All-Star Weekend
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) will hold the 2023 All-Star Weekend in Louisville this summer, marking the league’s first appearance in Kentucky.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (April 24, 2023) — The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced that its 2023 All-Star Weekend will be held at Dr. Mark & Cindy Lynn Stadium at the University of Louisville on July 22, 2023, marking the league’s first appearance in Kentucky.
“Louisville’s deep sports fandom and spirited lacrosse community made the decision to bring our league’s All-Stars to Kentucky an easy one,” said Mike Rabil, co-founder and CEO of the Premier Lacrosse League. “We’re excited to showcase the best of our players in a new market, and are grateful to Mayor Greenberg, the University of Louisville Athletic Department, and the Louisville Sports Commission for the opportunity to bring pro-lacrosse to Louisville.”
“We are honored to host the top men’s professional lacrosse players in America in our city this summer,” said Mayor Craig Greenberg. “Thanks to the Premier Lacrosse League for bringing the All-Star event here and to the University of Louisville for hosting the event on campus.”
All-Star selections will be voted on by PLL fans throughout the first half of the league’s 2023 season. Selected teams will compete in a variety of skills challenges, culminating in the 2023 PLL All-Star Game.
“We’re thrilled to welcome the Premier Lacrosse League and their All-Stars to Louisville this summer,” said Greg Fante, president and CEO of the Louisville Sports Commission. “To bring professional lacrosse to our growing lacrosse community and Louisville sports fans marks an exciting milestone for the sport’s growth here and across the region. See you in July, lacrosse fans!”
PLL teams will face off in 14 cities around the U.S. when the season kicks off on June 3. To view the full season schedule and purchase tickets, visit https://premierlacrosseleague.com/schedule.
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