Merger With Columbia Elite

July 27, 2023


Columbia Elite and Lake Monsters Lacrosse Clubs Join Forces under the Columbia Elite Flag, Paving the Way for Unity and Growth in the Columbia Market


Columbia, SC – In a groundbreaking move, the Lake Monsters Lacrosse Club has officially become a part of Columbia Elite Lacrosse Club, ushering in a new era of collaboration, unity, and exponential growth in the lacrosse community within Columbia, SC.


With this strategic merger, the lacrosse landscape in Columbia is primed for transformative change. By uniting the two clubs, this newfound stability will not only inspire current players but also attract new talent to the sport, bolstering the overall growth and popularity of lacrosse in the region.


One of the most significant advantages of this merger is the aggregation of players under a single banner – Columbia Elite. The combined roster of talent and coaches from both clubs will enhance the competitiveness and diversity of teams, allowing for an elevated level of play. As a result, the players will benefit from improved opportunities for growth, skill development, and exposure, giving them a platform to shine not only locally but also at regional and national levels.


The Lake Monsters Lacrosse Club players will now have a secure and promising future as they become a part of the Columbia Elite Lacrosse Club.


"We are thrilled to welcome the Lake Monsters organization into the Columbia Elite family," said Greer Hanlon Founder of Columbia Elite Lacrosse Club. "This move marks a turning point in the Columbia lacrosse community, and we are fortunate to work in concert with Lake Monsters players and families to elevate the sport to new heights in the area."

This merger is a testament to the collective vision shared by both the Lake Monsters Lacrosse Club and Columbia Elite Lacrosse Club. It underscores their commitment to the growth and development of lacrosse, not just within their individual organizations but throughout the Columbia community.


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