Summit Lacrosse Ventures (SLV) will meet with members of the regional press on the first day of the 30th Annual Summit Classic
WHO: Summit Lacrosse Ventures staff members Ashley Gersuk Murphy (SLV CEO; former player at Northwestern U, won NCAA Championship); Kevin Leveille (Brand and Event Manager; All-America; former national team, MLL and NLL player); George Leveille (Summit Classic tournament founder)
WHAT: Media availability with the 3 members of SLV. This will not be a press conference, but a chance to speak with Ashley, Kevin and George one on one. Games will be underway at this time.
WHEN: Monday, Aug. 5 at 12 noon
WHERE: North Elba Athletic Fields tournament headquarters. Access is via Recycle Circle, off Route 73 on the edge of Lake Placid. This is the road into the landfill/transfer station.
Several story ideas:
--30th anniversary of the tournament (since 1990)
--Over 250 teams in the Summit Classic; Over SLV’s 4 Lake Placid events since June, there is an estimated $8 million economic impact
--Olympic seminar (bringing lacrosse back into the Olympic program) with representatives of World Lacrosse and US Lacrosse
--Hall of Fame induction (includes legendary Syracuse U coach Roy Simmons, Jr.)
--Major League Lacrosse Alumni Game
We hope to see you Monday at 12 noon. Thank you.
Sandy Caligiore, email@example.com, 518-637-3597