Official announcements and press releases from the Front Office
LOS ANGELES (February 12, 2019) – Today, the Premier Lacrosse League (“PLL”) announced that it has closed an additional round of funding. The financing is led by investors J Tsai Sports, Brett Jefferson, and return investor, The Raine Group. The capital from the growth round will be used to fund future league operations, team and player-focused original programming, and executive team expansion.
BALTIMORE (Feb. 7, 2019) – US Lacrosse announced today a strategic partnership with the Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) and Women’s Professional Lacrosse League (WPLL) to support the newly minted US National Team Developmental Program.
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 11, 2019) – Today, the Premier Lacrosse League announced that it has partnered with Baltimore-based STX to be an equipment supplier for the PLL’s inaugural season.
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 7, 2019) – In an effort to unify the sport, the Premier Lacrosse League and the Women’s Professional Lacrosse League (WPLL) have announced a strategic partnership. With a combined 160 All-Americans and 16 Tewaaraton winners, the two preeminent professional lacrosse leagues will join forces to co-host select event weekends where fans will be able to watch their favorite pros from both leagues.
LOS ANGELES (Dec. 20, 2018) – As part of its commitment to growing the sport of lacrosse, the Premier Lacrosse League is announcing the formation of the PLL Academy with the goal of connecting PLL’s world-class athletes with the next generation of lacrosse players.
With over 150 of the world’s best players ready to compete in the inaugural season of the Premier Lacrosse League, one question has remained: Who will coach the best collection of players in lacrosse?
Only two weeks since making its debut, the Premier Lacrosse League is continuing to shake up the business-as-usual approach in the lacrosse world. As one of its first major initiatives, the league is announcing that it will call Los Angeles its base of operations.