One is a poet. Another a musician. One has a dad who was murdered. One has a mother in jail. These eleven-year-olds from Denver's inner city have found a hint of salvation in a most unlikely sport—lacrosse. From the moment these girls and boys discover a lacrosse stick to the heart-stopping finale at the State Championships, CITY LAX: AN URBAN LACROSSE STORY takes us on an unforgettable journey in which the undeniable spirit of a group of kids carries them to places unexpected and unbelievable.