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Oakland Lacrosse Club Fundraiser Recap

Barbary Coast is a huge supporter of the Oakland Lacrosse Club, a non-profit that uses lacrosse as a vehicle to advoce for the importance of secondary education, promote health and wellness, and connect young people with positive mentors.  The organization supports 80+ public high school and middle school students in Oakland, CA. On November 20, 2014, OLC hosted a fundraiser and, in standard form, the Barbary contingent was the last group to leave the 111 Minna Gallery and shut down the bar.  Not to be overshadowed by the fact that BC donated more than any other team in the NCLA, Tom Jackson...

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Hawaii Wrap Up

The end of October saw Barbary Coast and friends getting tropical at the 2014 Hawaii Lacrosse Tournament. BC rolled through the first two days of the journey, winning on and off the field by handing convincing losses to its first four competitors and swimming in lava flows.  The squad advanced to the semis to play our SF neighbor Olympic Club, who would ultimately fall to the Wimmer juggernaut in the finals. A great time was had by all on and off the field.  Special thanks to Scott Atkinhammer and Michael Jennaro for handling all the logistics - it's awesome to just show up and play....

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