Premier Lacrosse League to Partner with Maryland Lacrosse League
LOS ANGELES – May 22, 2023 – The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) powered by Ticketmaster today announced a partnership with Maryland Lacrosse League (MDLL) to grow exposure to professional lacrosse in Maryland.
Through the partnership, the Maryland Lacrosse League and its players will have access to exclusive ticket deals and on-field experiences at the PLL’s Baltimore games at Homewood Field August 5-6. Maryland Lacrosse League’s Varsity and JV High School Summer League Championship games will be held at Johns Hopkins University, while the league’s middle school All-Star game will be held at halftime of a PLL game on August 5.
“We’re excited to partner with community leaders like Colin Fagan and the Maryland Lacrosse League to expose more athletes to professional lacrosse,” said Danny Passovoy, senior director of ticket sales and fan experience for the PLL. “We look forward to seeing their youth players and future PLL stars take the field alongside our pros in August, and appreciate their partnership as we continue to grow the game.”
“Providing the opportunity for our 3,000 summer league players and families in the Maryland and DMV area to witness the best players in the world and play at Homewood Field is truly something special,” said Colin Fagan, founder and commissioner of the Maryland Lacrosse League. “We look forward to experiencing the PLL’s Baltimore games with the Maryland Lacrosse League community in August.”
The 2023 PLL season kicks off on June 3 and 4 in Albany, NY, with games to be aired live on ABC and ESPN+ each day. To view the PLL schedule and purchase tickets, visit www.premierlacrosseleague.com/schedule.
ABOUT THE PREMIER LACROSSE LEAGUE
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) powered by Ticketmaster is a men’s professional lacrosse league in North America, composed of eight teams rostered by the best players in the world. Co-founded by lacrosse superstar, philanthropist, and investor Paul Rabil and his brother, serial entrepreneur and investor, Mike Rabil, the PLL is backed by an investment group composed of Joe Tsai Sports, The Chernin Group, Arctos Sports Partners, Brett Jefferson Holdings, The Raine Group, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), The Kraft Group, Bolt Capital and other top investors in sports and media. The PLL is distributed through an exclusive media rights agreement with ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN+. The PLL was named 2020 Sports Breakthrough by the Sports Business Journal, and recognized as a 2021 Best Employer in Sports by Front Office Sports. For more on the league, visit www.premierlacrosseleague.com and follow on social media: Instagram (@PLL), Twitter (@PremierLacrosse), Facebook (@PremierLacrosseLeague), YouTube (YouTube.com/PLL) and TikTok (@pll).
ABOUT THE MARYLAND LACROSSE LEAGUE
The Maryland Lacrosse League (MDLL) offers leagues for various age groups and skill levels including Boys Middle School, Girls and Boys High School (JV and Varsity), Men’s Collegiate and Post-Collegiate, and Women’s Collegiate and Post-Collegiate. MDLL strives to provide lacrosse opportunities for players of all ages, ranging from middle school to post-collegiate levels. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to continue your lacrosse journey, MDLL has a league tailored to your needs. Maryland lacrosse players interested in joining the MDLL can visit marylandlacrosseleague.com.