Govett to manage Canadian field lacrosse squad
Burnaby native Steven Govett has been named coordinator for the 2014 Canadian field lacrosse team which will be looking for a third world championship.
The tournament will be played in Denver where Govett is the president and general manager of the Colorado Mammoth.
Govett was general manager of the 2007 Canadian team that won the world indoor championship. He began playing in the Burnaby minor lacrosse system graduating to play junior for Burnaby Cablevision. In the Western Lacrosse Association he played three years with the Coquitlam Adanacs before finishing his senior career with the Burnaby Lakers.
As a player, Govett, who holds dual citizenship, represented Canada in 1994 and 1998.