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As lacrosse grows nationwide, area boys scarce in Under Armour All-America Game

As lacrosse grows nationwide, area boys scarce in Under Armour All-America Game

The growth of boys lacrosse continues at a rapid pace throughout North America.

More evidence came this spring when the rosters were released for the 12th annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game, set for 8 p.m. Saturday at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium.

Among the 44 players selected to the North and South squads, six have Canadian ties, and Utah and Delaware earned their first All-America selections. In all, 17 states, Washington, D.C. and Canada are represented in the showcase game.

What’s missing for the first time? More than one selection from the Baltimore area.

Alex Rode, an All-Metro first-team goalie who...

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