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Want To Play Box Lacrosse For Team USA?

0 - Published October 15, 2014 by in Box, Featured, International

Want To Play Box Lacrosse For Team USA? There has been a lot of noise surrounding US Lacrosse’s take over of the management of the USA box lacrosse team. Now that they are running the show, and not farming the work out to a subcontractor (it was the USIL – US Indoor Lacrosse that won […]

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Hot Pot: How Important Is Fall Ball?

0 - Published October 15, 2014 by in College, Featured, Hot Pot

How important is fall ball, really? Could a program go without it completely and still see success? Do the best teams at the end of the year do similar things during the fall? Is there a “right way” to do fall ball lacrosse? What are some common pitfalls of an overly structured or relaxed fall […]

Connor Should be Fired

Hot Pot: Connor Should Be Fired!

0 - Published October 8, 2014 by in College, Hot Pot

Yesterday I wrote a post about College Lacrosse and Rape. I noted how the two things are not one and the same, but I also stated that we, as a community, can and should do something about this issue. When you consider how the mainstream media loves to connect lacrosse to rape, the latter belief […]

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Are Lacrosse Players REALLY Rapists?

0 - Published October 7, 2014 by in College, Featured

Some people say you can’t label ALL lacrosse players as rapists, while others say that some lacrosse players are rapists. And no one takes any steps towards understanding or a positive alliance, even though both claims are quite true.

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Gear Review: Lev Shaft by Joule Lacrosse

- Published October 7, 2014 by in Featured, Gear, Gear Reviews

Over the past year it has been hard not to hear the buzz that Joule Lacrosse is making in the industry. From shattering (literally) the competition to producing a product with a grip and durability separated from the rest, the guys at Joule are here to take over the men’s, women’s and box shaft game.

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That Old Lacrosse Head: STX X2 – John Jay Dye

0 - Published October 3, 2014 by in Mesh, Stringing

Welcome to Episode 2 of That Old Lacrosse Head! Today I’m fixing up a nicely dyed STX X2 head. The John Jay dye job is classic, and it needed to be cleaned up a little bit. The pocket? Well, the pocket was shallow, short disaster, and it needed a complete overhaul!

2014 Bowhunter Cup Canceled

2014 Bowhunter Cup Canceled

0 - Published October 2, 2014 by in Box, International

2014 Bowhunter Cup Cancelled. I know this is not the news anyone wanted to hear. Today, the Nationals have announced that the 2014 Bowhunter Cup has been canceled. They also note that they “look forward to posting a rescheduled date”.

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Hot Pot: Recruit The Coach’s Son

0 - Published October 1, 2014 by in College, Featured, High School

Recruit the coach’s son. Which coaches; sons? The good ones. Yeah, but which one are the good ones? All of them! The children of good lacrosse coaches seem to see success at the college level at a somewhat uncanny level. Yesterday I showcased Jack Raba, the son of Wesleyan head coach John Raba, and I […]