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Digest (July 19): U.S. defeats Australia, advances to world lacrosse final

Digest (July 19): U.S. defeats Australia, advances to world lacrosse final

The United States advanced to the championship game of the Federation of International Lacrosse Men's World Championship by beating Australia, 14-5, in the semifinals Thursday in Netanya, Israel. The U.S. will play Canada in the championship game Saturday at 3 a.m. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN2. Canada defeated the Iroquois Nationals, 15-4, in the other semifinal. The U.S. beat Canada, 11-10, in pool play Sunday. Thursday's U.S. win over Australia was a much tougher grind than a 19-1 pool play win over the Aussies on Saturday. Marcus Holman (Gilman) had a team-high four points,...

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