Mike Grosz scored the first goal in the history of the Israel men's national team against Turkey last June in Istanbul.

Mike Grosz scored the first goal in the history of the Israel men’s national team against Turkey last June in Istanbul.

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — The Israel Lacrosse Association has named their 28-man roster for the team’s exhibition game against Turkey on July 4th. A capacity crowd is expected for the blue and white’s first ever home international, at Ashkelon Muniscipal Stadium. Faceoff is scheduled for 7:30 PM.

The roster is primarily composed of members of the 2012 European Championship team, as well as Israel-based players from Jerusalem LC and Tel Aviv LC.

FORWARD
Cheifitz, Richard
Cherry, Matthew
Leventhal, Dan
Miller, Noah
Pfeffer, Mikey
Siegel, David

MIDFIELD
Bretter, Ben
Diener, Michael
Flapan, Matt
Jacobs, Jack
Katz, Yochanan
Lasday, David
Leonhard, Gabriel
Lurie, Jason
Mahler, Seth
Pankin, Joshua
Ross, Zachary
Stout, Sacha

DEFENSE
Cohen, Ian
Devery, Daniel
Markman, Mathew
Ringel, Roey
Tress, Alex
Waddell, Adam
Weissman, Gaddy

GOAL
Barnathan, Yoel
Dressler, Reuven
Levine, Ben