The Loyola men's lacrosse team will face the U.S. national team in the exhibition Champion Challenge, a US Lacrosse event, on Sunday, Jan. 27 at the
The game will pit the defending
"We are very excited about the opportunity to go down to Florida to play against the best of what the United States has to offer," Loyola ooach
Loyola won its first-ever NCAA Division I national championship in May, defeating Maryland, 9-3, in the title game in Foxborough, Mass. The U.S. national team claimed the most recent FIL World Championship in 2010 and will bring approximately 45 players to the Champion Challenge in January for evaluation prior to tryouts for the 2014 U.S. men's national team.