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COLUMBUS, Ohio– In their efforts to continue growing the game of lacrosse, the Ohio Machine and Ohio State men’s lacrosse, have announced the second annual Ohio Machine Fall Classic on October 7. The event will feature a quintuple-header, highlighted by the matchup between The Ohio State University and the Ohio Machine. Capital University, Denison University and Wheeling Jesuit University, will join the event with each university playing in two games.
“The Ohio Machine Fall Classic is another way that we can accelerate the growth of the game of lacrosse,” Machine head coach Bear Davis said. “We’re excited to bring high quality lacrosse to Fortress Obetz once again, and by tying in the Ohio Machine Lacrosse Foundation, we’re continuing to raise funds so that everyone across Ohio can have access to this great game.”
In addition to the games, the Machine and Ohio State will host a lacrosse skills clinic for youth in the 8 th grade and under. The clinic is free and will start at 10:30am on the main field. Registration is required and can be found here.
Tickets to the Fall Classic are $5 (8 th grade and under are free) with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Ohio Machine Lacrosse Foundation. In addition, BSN Sports will be providing all fans with a giveaway upon entry to Fortress Obetz.
The full schedule is as follows:
||Capital vs Wheeling Jesuit
||Denison vs Wheeling Jesuit
||Grass Field 1
||Free Youth Lacrosse Skills Clinic
||Ohio Machine vs Ohio State
||Ohio State vs Denison
||Denison vs Capital
Tickets can be purchased by calling 614-754-1973 ext. 2 or by clicking HERE
About the Ohio Machine
The Ohio Machine is a professional lacrosse team based in Columbus, Ohio. The Machine is one of nine teams competing in Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league. The team has been competing in the MLL since 2012 and won the franchise’s first MLL Championship in 2017. The team competes at Fortress Obetz, the nation’s first professional lacrosse specific stadium. For more information on Ohio Machine lacrosse, please visit www.theohiomachine.com or follow the Machine on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram @machinemll
About the Ohio Machine Lacrosse Foundation
In the Fall of 2017, the Ohio Machine created the Ohio Machine Lacrosse Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) operated in partnership with The Columbus Foundation. The OMLF is broken into two pillars, the growth of the game and giving back to Ohio. The main objective is to promote participation in the game. The Ohio Machine Lacrosse Foundation is also dedicated to supporting its home, as we are a team of the state, supporting all three regions, north, south and central. For more information and to donate, please go tohttps://www.theohiomachine.com/foundation