Cathedral Catholic High School’s Military Appreciation Day is March 24

The Cathedral Catholic High School lacrosse teams have organized their first-ever benefit game on Saturday, March 24, with all proceeds going to the Warrior Foundation and the Navy SEAL Foundation. The girls’ and boys’ varsity lacrosse teams will each play a home game, interspersed with a performance by the U.S. Navy Parachute Team, appearance by the U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard, and singing of the national anthem.

Ten members of the U.S. Navy Parachute Team will jump from an aircraft and land on the field at Cathedral Catholic High School’s Manchester Stadium. During the boys’ lacrosse game, there will also be a special halftime presentation of a custom jersey and plaque by the team to Warrior Foundation representative Juan M. Cano (U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant and Purple Heart recipient, retired). Tickets are $7 for adults, students and children. Active duty military are free.

Event timing:

4:45 – 6:15 p.m. – Cathedral Catholic Girls Lacrosse vs. Canyon Crest Girls Lacrosse Game

6:35 p.m. – U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard/Parade of Colors

6:40 p.m. – U.S. Navy Parachute Team entrance from the skies and singing of the National Anthem

7:15 p.m. – Cathedral Catholic Boys Lacrosse vs. Santa Fe Christian Boys Lacrosse Game

7:45 p.m. – Special halftime presentation to Warrior Foundation representative Juan M. Cano (U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant, retired)

Location: Cathedral Catholic High School, Manchester Stadium, 5555 Del Mar Heights Road, San Diego, CA 92130.