Slaughter Named to North Team for USILA All-Star Game

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Harvard senior co-captain Sam Slaughter has been selected to play in the 68th United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) North/South All-Star Game, to be held at Harvard Stadium as part of a tripleheader May 22.

The Division III game will be played at 2 p.m., followed by the Division I/II game at 4 p.m.  The Boston Cannons will face the Denver Outlaws at 7:30 p.m. to cap the action. 

Slaughter, a defender from Wilton, Conn., earned All-Ivy League second-team honors and was named to the NEILA All-New England first team for his stellar play this spring.  He started all 13 games for the Crimson, helping the team rank third in the nation in scoring defense (6.69 goals allowed per game).  Slaughter was third on the team with 27 ground balls.

Tickets for all three games are available by calling the Boston Cannons ticket office at 617-746-9933.