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Lacrosse Coach Forfeits Championship Over Concerns of Excessive Violence

ken cave 1.jpgThe West Island Nationals were supposed to play game 3 of their best-of-five series in the Quebec Junior League Championship tonight in Dorval.

But the game has been cancelled.

The coach of the Nationals, Ken Cave, says the sport has become too violent and he can't, in good conscience, put is players on the floor.

Sports reporter Doug Gelevan investigated the coach's decision and what this means for reputation of lacrosse in Quebec.

(Photo: Martin Brunet/CBC)

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The president of the Quebec Lacrosse Junior League, Ghislain Roy, joined us on the air immediately following Doug's report...

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To watch the YouTube video of the incident described in the story click here