ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - The Professional Box Lacrosse Association (PBLA) has announced its 2022-23 inaugural season schedule, which includes the Elmira Renegades who will compete at First Arena.

Elmira will begin the season on Friday, December 30th when they travel to Binghamton to take on the Bombers. Then, the Renegades will host the Syracuse Spark at First Arena for the home opener on Saturday, January 7th. The regular season will consist of 14 games, 7 home and 7 away. The start times for the games have yet to be announced.


PBLA season tickets are also on sale. Fans can place a deposit now for a free inaugural season jersey of their favorite team. Click here for more season ticket information or call 1-855-529-7252.

The Professional Box Lacrosse Association was launched in July. President of Mammoth Sports and Entertainment and operator of First Arena, Steve Donner is the Commissioner of the league which will kick off the inaugural season with 9 teams.

After input from fans, Elmira's PBLA team was named the Renegades back in August. More information on the Elmira Renegades, including the full schedule, ticket information, and the team's roster can be found here.