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Part Two – It’s TODAY!

It’s supposed to be beautiful today for the Dude’s Edition of the Fourth Annual Muddy’s Buddies Lacrosse Festival on Sunday, May 19th. The boys’ teams start at 8 AM on the turf field of the Reifsteck Stadium at Brighton High School. Part One of the MB Lax Festival was two weeks ago, May 5, at […]

In the News: Children Play Lacrosse For Good Cause

Watch the video here article from WROC-TV A Youth Lacrosse Tournament supported children with serious illnesses. Sunday was the 4th Annual Muddy’s Buddies Lacrosse Festival at Brighton High School. The Muddy’s Buddies matches children with cancer and other illnesses with high school and college sports teams and clubs. Sunday’s lacrosse games were played by girls […]

Less than a week until the Lacrosse Festival!

Contributed by Tim Lawrence- Beat Reporter I can’t believe it’s less than one week til the next Muddy’s Buddies Lacrosse Festival. The girls’ lax teams play on Sunday May 5th on the turf field at Reifsteck Field at Brighton High School. There are gonna be games all day long starting at  9 AM.  There are […]

Knighthawks Give Back Night

Rochester “Knighthawks Give Back Night” on Saturday March 30th at 7:30 at the Blue Cross Arena. Come support the Knighthawks and Muddy’s Buddies by purchasing discount tickets right here. The tickets will cost just $10 (normally $20), with $5 from every purchase going back to Muddy’s Buddies

3rd Annual Muddy’s Buddies Lax Festival

Youth lacrosse teams from across the county hit the field Sunday at Brighton High School for the annual Muddy’s Buddies Lacrosse Festival. The teams weren’t just playing to win in the tournament. “The kids love doing something with an extra purpose behind it like charity,” said John Stanat, youth lacrosse coach. For the non-profit group […]

2nd Annual Muddy’s Buddies Lacrosse Festival

A group of lacrosse fans did more than catch a soggy game Sunday in Brighton; they also watched the team help out a good cause. The game supported the group “Muddy’s Buddies.” They pair children with cancer with high school varsity athletes. The children become an honorary member of the team. They go to all […]

Past News

2012 was an exciting year for Muddy’s Buddies with no signs of slowing down. We are excited to see what 2013 has to offer. We made matches with 5 new local teams and organizations. We are thrilled to continue to make both sports and non sports connections. In 2012 we facilitated our first college connection […]

Tailgate Parties

Tailgate Parties – Muddy’s Buddies hosted two tailgate parties this fall. This is an opportunity for MB to recognize our teams, buddies, and families in the community in which they live. In addition, we are able to provide pizza, beverages and cookies to the teams/groups after a game/concert/event.  If the event is a sporting event, both the […]


“We learned to use his strength and courage as fuel for our play… we gave everything we had in honor of our biggest fan.”Captain Brooks Victor Boys soccer “Our Special ‘buddy’  was there throughout the season as our # 1 fan!  Several times he moved his Chemo appointments in order to make it to our […]