OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - It's a big day for Owensboro High School Sports.
Exciting news for the girls at Owensboro High School, the athletic department announced that the school would be implementing a girls lacrosse team, thanks to a grant from U.S. Lacrosse.
The school received $3,000 to start up the program. The money will provide 20 full sets of equipment for the athletes, it's the third grant from U.S. Lacrosse the district has been awarded.
The program will be just the 33rd program in Kentucky and the only one in the commonwealth west of Bowling Green.
The schedule will be similar to the boys lacrosse schedule, with most games being played against teams in the Evansville area.