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baltimorecharity partnersNewsveterans
April 10, 2017

The Baltimore Station Purchases 130 New Mattresses for Homeless Vets Thanks to Shootout for Soldiers Baltimore

By: RJ Kaminski The Baltimore Station is an innovative, therapeutic residential treatment program supporting veterans and others who are transitioning through the cycle of poverty, addiction and…
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bostonlacrosseNewsTeam Storiesveterans
April 9, 2017

Military Family and CT Falcons seek to “Give Back” at SFS Boston

By: Sara Stanley “What better way to make a difference for veterans by participating in something you love; like playing lacrosse and making a difference for those…
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Newsveterans
February 15, 2017

Coping with PTSD, Marine Corps Veteran Finds Comfort at Shootout for Soldiers

"My love for lacrosse had to be put on hold while I served my country for 10 years including multiple deployments. Surprisingly, I was very good at…
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Newsveterans
February 11, 2017

5 Quotes from Veterans on Why Playing at Shootout for Soldiers is a Necessity

1. "SFS is the best group therapy I could get--My love for the military and lacrosse was combined into one great cause. The Shootout for Soldiers helped…
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bostonTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

4 Leaf Lacrosse Oath to Armed Forces Translates to SFS

By: Nolan Plant "The fact that they can play the game they love and help veterans at the same time has had a great impact within our…
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Uncategorized
April 18, 2017

Team Kavanagh Plays in Memory of One of Their Own, Seeks to Give Back

By: Keegan McFatridge “As a whole, we have a duty and need to make a better commitment in helping our Veterans and their families to get any…
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
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HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
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HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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Front PageMediaNews
April 17, 2017

Winners Selected for #WearSFSDay 2017!

Our team has sorted through all social platforms and gone through the incredible submissions sent in by all of our supporters.  #WearShootoutForSoldiers day went incredibly well and…
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baltimorecharity partnersNewsveterans
April 10, 2017

The Baltimore Station Purchases 130 New Mattresses for Homeless Vets Thanks to Shootout for Soldiers Baltimore

By: RJ Kaminski The Baltimore Station is an innovative, therapeutic residential treatment program supporting veterans and others who are transitioning through the cycle of poverty, addiction and…
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atlantabostonMediaNews
February 14, 2017

Colonel Sullivan Claims Triumphant Victory… And Some BBQ!

By: Brent Greenberg As Super Bowl LI raged on, Colonel Mike Sullivan had more on the line than the average fan. For about two weeks, the Shootout…
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atlantabostonNewsUncategorized
February 3, 2017

These Two Shootout for Soldiers Organizers Don’t Like Each Other…At Least for This Sunday

"I'm really looking forward to trying some Lobster Bisque for the first time...," said local SFS Atlanta Organizer Jay Puckett. Boston Organizer, Colonel Mike Sullivan has other…
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atlantaNews
July 7, 2016

SFS Atlanta fundraises $16,112 in The South’s first ever Shootout for Soldiers!

By: RJ Kaminski Players and volunteers alike battled through the "Hotlanta" heat for last week's Shootout for Soldiers Atlanta, and some volunteers even stuck around for the entire 24…
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atlanta
July 3, 2016

Lady Bear Moms Play in First Lacrosse Game Ever, Tackle SFS Atlanta

By: RJ Kaminski Have you ever been down a player or two for a tournament or a club game? If so, slim chance your mom volunteered to fill the empty…
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Newstexas
August 28, 2016

Two Volunteers Go Above and Beyond at SFS Texas

By: Hooper Neale Shootout for Soldiers events would not run as smoothly as they do if it were not for the help of the many volunteers who…
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Newstexas
July 13, 2016

$32,000+ Raised in the Lone Star State’s first Shootout for Soldiers!

By: RJ Kaminski Sweat streamed down the faces of volunteers working the scoreboard and the apparel, charities' and sponsors' tents that wrapped around the field at The Woodlands on…
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TexasCharities
charity partnerstexas
May 6, 2016

SFS Announces Local Texas Charities, Green Beret and Lone Survivor Foundation

Our team is thrilled to announce that the Green Beret Foundation as well as the Lone Survivor Foundation will each be receiving 10% of the funds raised…
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bostonTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

4 Leaf Lacrosse Oath to Armed Forces Translates to SFS

By: Nolan Plant "The fact that they can play the game they love and help veterans at the same time has had a great impact within our…
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Uncategorized
April 18, 2017

Team Kavanagh Plays in Memory of One of Their Own, Seeks to Give Back

By: Keegan McFatridge “As a whole, we have a duty and need to make a better commitment in helping our Veterans and their families to get any…
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
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HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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baltimorecharity partnersNewsveterans
April 10, 2017

The Baltimore Station Purchases 130 New Mattresses for Homeless Vets Thanks to Shootout for Soldiers Baltimore

By: RJ Kaminski The Baltimore Station is an innovative, therapeutic residential treatment program supporting veterans and others who are transitioning through the cycle of poverty, addiction and…
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baltimoreNewsPhilly
March 25, 2017

Fallston Lax Club to Hit Both SFS Baltimore AND Philly: “We Love the Atmosphere.”

By: Sara Stanley “We have to bring this to the Academy,” the Director of Operations of the Episcopal Academy said to CJ, as they strolled through the…
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baltimoreNews
March 9, 2017

Baltimore Based “My Town Art” Continues into 6th Year Supporting Shootout for Soldiers

By: RJ Kaminski “ to support those that make our freedom loving way of life possible,” said Baltimore based artist, Patrick O’Brien. (more…)
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bostonTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

4 Leaf Lacrosse Oath to Armed Forces Translates to SFS

By: Nolan Plant "The fact that they can play the game they love and help veterans at the same time has had a great impact within our…
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
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bostonlacrosseNewsTeam Storiesveterans
April 9, 2017

Military Family and CT Falcons seek to “Give Back” at SFS Boston

By: Sara Stanley “What better way to make a difference for veterans by participating in something you love; like playing lacrosse and making a difference for those…
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bostonNews
February 21, 2017

Shootout for Soldiers and NE Black Wolves Team Up! “Top 10 Moments”

By: Rachael Rennie 1. After a close loss in overtime, New England Black Wolves players Shawn Evans and Kevin Buchanan returned to the field to host a…
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bostonTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

4 Leaf Lacrosse Oath to Armed Forces Translates to SFS

By: Nolan Plant "The fact that they can play the game they love and help veterans at the same time has had a great impact within our…
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Uncategorized
April 18, 2017

Team Kavanagh Plays in Memory of One of Their Own, Seeks to Give Back

By: Keegan McFatridge “As a whole, we have a duty and need to make a better commitment in helping our Veterans and their families to get any…
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
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HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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Newsohio
February 1, 2017

OHIO MACHINE TO HOST SHOOTOUT FOR SOLDIERS AT NEW STADIUM!

For additional information Contact: Nina D’Agostino Press Coordinator nina.dagostino@shootoutforsoldiers.com The 24-hour lacrosse event benefiting American veterans will take place at the new Ohio Machine stadium and will…
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Newsohio
July 19, 2016

SFS Ohio Soars Past $50,000, Attracts 7,000+ Attendees in Columbus Community

By: RJ Kaminski Shootout for Soldiers Ohio head organizer, Merry Troper, began working toward SFS Ohio the moment after last year’s check presentation. Last weekend, her hard…
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NewsohioUncategorized
June 30, 2016

Cory Kahoun and Team Smitty Set to Honor Steve Smith at SFS Ohio

By: Hooper Neale For Cory Kahoun, being involved in the first-ever Shootout for Soldiers Ohio last summer as both a player and a parent of players was…
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Newsohio
June 21, 2016

Dote Family Pitches in for SFS Ohio

Meredith Murphy has been a part of the Shootout for Soldiers Ohio since its first event last summer, when she stayed for a rainy Opening Ceremony, through…
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long islandNews
March 15, 2017

Overcoming PTSD through lacrosse: An Open Letter from Sgt. Scarola to SFS Nation

Who are you when life is steady? Who are you when storms come? At 13 years old, life was steady for me until 8:46am on September 11 th ,…
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long islandNews
July 25, 2016

Largest Shootout for Soldiers in History, SFS Long Island, Raises $133,000+ for our Nation’s Veterans!

By: RJ Kaminski Opened Dunkin Donut boxes lined the volunteer tables, (with just a couple of jelly options left), as those who stuck out the entire night…
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long islandNews
July 14, 2016

Plainedge Community to Honor Fallen NYPD Officer Brian Moore again this July at SFS Long Island

By: RJ Kaminski Last year’s 7 p.m. time slot during Long Island's Shootout for Soldiers brought together a group of Plainedge friends, neighbors and classmates for more than just…
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bostonTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

4 Leaf Lacrosse Oath to Armed Forces Translates to SFS

By: Nolan Plant "The fact that they can play the game they love and help veterans at the same time has had a great impact within our…
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Uncategorized
April 18, 2017

Team Kavanagh Plays in Memory of One of Their Own, Seeks to Give Back

By: Keegan McFatridge “As a whole, we have a duty and need to make a better commitment in helping our Veterans and their families to get any…
Read More
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
Read More
HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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coloradoNews
February 3, 2017

This Veteran is Dedicated to Shootout for Soldiers, No Matter Where He Lives

By: Sara Stanley Year after year, Shootout for Soldiers has tons of dedicated fans from around the country come out and participate in their events. One fan…
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coloradoNews
August 16, 2016

SFS Colorado Raises $22,000+ in Event’s First Ever Shootout for Soldiers

By: RJ Kaminski The echo of a rhythmic, thundering beat could be heard during all 24 hours of Shootout for Soldiers Colorado. Well, except when JoJo War Drummer paused…
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Colorado Charities
coloradoNews
May 23, 2016

Project Sanctuary and No Barriers Warriors Named Local SFS Colorado Charitieis

We're pleased to announce that 20% of funds raised at Shootout for Soldiers Colorado will be split up between Project Sanctuary and No Barriers Warriors.  Both of…
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bostonTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

4 Leaf Lacrosse Oath to Armed Forces Translates to SFS

By: Nolan Plant "The fact that they can play the game they love and help veterans at the same time has had a great impact within our…
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Uncategorized
April 18, 2017

Team Kavanagh Plays in Memory of One of Their Own, Seeks to Give Back

By: Keegan McFatridge “As a whole, we have a duty and need to make a better commitment in helping our Veterans and their families to get any…
Read More
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bostonNewsTeam StoriesUncategorized
April 18, 2017

With pride and passion for the USA, 12U Angry Bear Lacrosse takes on SFS Boston

By: Brent Greenberg “This event supports such a worthy cause and allows us to give back a little to those that have selflessly sacrificed themselves to ensure…
Read More
HOCO Lacrosse 2025
baltimoreNewsTeam Stories
April 18, 2017

Military Roots Run Deep in HOCO Lacrosse 2025 Team

By: Charley Reagan "We want our players to know that what they do off the field is just as important as what they do on the field."…
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californiaNews
February 9, 2017

High School Senior has “newfound respect,” after playing wheelchair lacrosse with Veterans

By: Nolan Plant In 2016, Dana Hills High School Senior, Branson Salhus used his lacrosse skills to give back to our nation’s veterans by participating in California’s…
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californiaNews
August 18, 2016

SFS California Doubles in Size, Caps off 2016 Summer Tour with $34,013 Raised!

By: RJ Kaminski California organizers shuffled down the stairs with Shootout for Soldiers team members and volunteers with boxes of jerseys, field tents and backstops. With the…
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californiaNews
July 25, 2016

California Veteran Will Patton goes all in for 2016, recruits 11 teams to play August 6-7!

By: RJ Kaminski Will Patton, 43, got involved with the Shootout for Soldiers California last year mostly because of his kids’ love for lacrosse and the causes the…
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