The US Nationals took place at the State Games of America in Lynchburg, Virginia, and two teams from Texas took home the gold medals.
In the elite division North Texas defeated Menlo Park FC by 2-0 in the final and the Dallas Crushers won the youth division after defeating Orland in the final by 7-3. The US Floorball Nationals 2019 were be a part of the multisport event the State Games of America (SGA). The tournament took place August 3rd to 4th.
You can see lots of picture from the tournament on USA Floorball Facebook page.
Video interviews and game clips from the US Nationals
During the US Nationals at the State Games of America we hear from Team USA player Lindsey Kling about the event, floorball’s future in the states and more:
Chicago’s Keene Addington gave his input on the US Nationals at the State Games of America. He also talks about how he is trying to reach out to the Blackhawks and what he thinks of floorball’s huge potential:
Watch the final and more interviews on USA Floorball YouTube channel!
State Games of America
The State Games of America is an Olympic-style event featuring competition between State Games medal winners (gold, silver, bronze) from across the nation. There are currently 30 states conducting or organising statewide sports festivals known as State Games. The event is hosted every two years on the odd year (i.e. 2017, 2019 etc.).
Source: USA Floorball
Photos & video interviews: Adam Troy & the final filmed by Case Conner