Joseph Beninati ’87 to Announce at FIL World Championships (Lax Magazine)

Lacrosse128Joe Beninati ’87 will provide play-by-play commentary at the upcoming Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Championships in Denver, CO this July 10-19. The tournament features over 40 games played by teams from 38 countries. Beninati played goalie for Bowdoin’s lacrosse team from 1985 to 1987, and he holds the Bowdoin record for number of saves in a single season (263). He has the second highest number of saves in an individual game (32) which he achieved twice, against Bates and Middlebury. Beninati also maintains Bowdoin’s sixth highest career save percentage (.682).

Coverage of the FIL World Championships will be provided by ESPNU, ESPN2 and ESPN3; you can see the full schedule of games and broadcast coverage on Lax Magazine’s website.


  1. TJ Sheehy says:

    Additionally, Jan Flaska, class of 1996, is playing for the Slovakia National Team in the World Championships.

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