The Women’s Professional Lacrosse League (WPLL) is pleased to announce that it’s 2018 Collegiate Draft, which is sponsored by LaxAllStars, will be broadcast across social media channels on Monday, May 7th at 8:00pm ET. Monday’s draft will see twenty-five top 2018 graduates invited to join the WPLL for its inaugural season, which kicks off on June 2nd.
“So far the 2018 college season has been very exciting,” explained WPLL Founder Michele DeJuliis. “In addition to incredible team and individual play, we and have seen some longstanding NCAA records shattered. The WPLL hopes to continue the excitement this summer, bringing fans a league that includes the top 2018 graduates.”
Top 2018 graduates include several NCAA record holders, including career point leader Kylie Ohlmiller from Stony Brook University, career goal scoring leader Courtney Murphy from Stony Brook University, and Maryland career goal scoring leader Megan Whittle. Players selected in the WPLL draft are invited to join the league after the conclusion of their current college season. The New York Fight holds the first pick overall, followed by the Baltimore Brave, the Philadelphia Fire, the New England Command, and the Upstate Pride. Tune in to the WPLL’s Facebook page on Monday at 8:00pm ET to catch the 2018 Collegiate Draft live, and get your tickets for the inaugural WPLL season today!