By Machine PR | 3/25/14 1:15 PM
The Ohio Machine and Denver Outlaws will be donning Star Wars themed jerseys on May 4, 2014 at the Outlaws home opener. The game coincides with "May the Fourth Be With You" day which celebrates Star Wars and it's iconic "May the Force Be With You" quote. This will be the first Star Wars game in Major League Lacrosse history.
The Machine will represent the Imperial Storm Troopers with in white jerseys while Denver will represent the Rebel Alliance with orange X-Wing Pilot jerseys. All of the jerseys will be signed and auctioned off after the game with all proceeds benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project. The Outlaws collaborated with Lucas Films and Warrior on the design of the jerseys.
In addition to the jerseys, the Outlaws will be celebrating Star Wars during the entire game with character appearances and in-game promotions as well as music and video clips. The Outlaws are partnering with the local 501st Legion to provide the costumed Star Wars characters.