Salminen Named to 2014 Finnish National Lacrosse Team

HELSINKI, Finland --- Lees-McRae freshman Treven Salminen has been named to the 2014 Finnish National Lacrosse Team for this summer's World Championships in Commerce City, Colo.

The Lynden, Wash., native has scored one goal while scooping up six groundballs and has caused one turnover. Salminen has started three games while appearing in all six LMC contests this season.

He previously competed on Finland's U-19 National squad in 2012, where he was one of two Americans to earn a spot on the national team of players 19 years old and under. The 6-1 freshman is one of five players that are playing at U.S. colleges.

Finland will be playing in its third world championship after finishing ninth in 2006 and 12th in 2010. The tournament will take place July 10-19.

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