WLA Releases 2024 Regular Season Schedule 
Tuesday February 13 at 9 am.                    

Burnaby, BC; February 13, 2024 – The Western Lacrosse Association - WLALacrosse.com (WLA) announced today its 2024 regular season schedule, a full 18-game per team schedule to be followed by August playoffs, with the league champion traveling east to take on the Major Series Lacrosse (MSL) Champions from Ontario for the Mann Cup. 

“Coming out of our Junior Draft last week, the focus now turns to preparation for the 2024 season and our players and coaches can’t wait to get started,” said WLA Commissioner, Paul Dal Monte. 

The season is scheduled to open Thursday May 23rd when the Burnaby Lakers visit historic Queens Park Arena to take on the New Westminster Salmonbellies. The Lakers host the Coquitlam Adanacs the following night, while the Langley Thunder travel to Victoria to take on the Shamrocks. 

For the complete regular season schedule, visit WLALacrosse.com; the seven teams of the WLA will host their home openers as follows: 

  • ●  May 23: New Westminster vs. Burnaby at Queens Park Arena;        

    ●  May 24: Burnaby vs. Coquitlam at Bill Copeland Arena; 

    ●  May 24: Victoria vs. Langley at The Q Centre; 

    ●  May 25: Coquitlam vs. Nanaimo at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex; 

    ●  May 26: Maple Ridge vs. Victoria at Cam Neely Arena; 

    ●  May 29: Langley vs. New Westminster at the Langley Events Centre; 

    ●  June 1: Nanaimo vs. Maple Ridge at Frank Crane Arena. 

The Western Lacrosse Association (WLA) is an amateur men’s Senior A box lacrosse league, sanctioned by Lacrosse Canada. The WLA consists of seven teams based in cities throughout southwestern British Columbia, playing an 18-game schedule from late May to the end of July. Each year, the playoff teams battle for the right to compete against the Major Series Lacrosse (Ontario) champion for the Mann Cup. The championship is hosted alternately between Ontario and British Columbia every September. 

For more information, contact: 

Paul Dal Monte, Commissioner 604.862.6863 [email protected]