Connor Wilson steps in with the interesting picks from the recent MLL Supplemental Draft. This is one of those drafts that can leave you scratching your head, but it will all make sense soon. We promise.
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We all know who Frank Stella is, right? He’s an artist. But he used to be a pretty kick ass lacrosse player too. He even played at Princeton! It didn’t last long though… this guy was meant to be an artist through and through.
This week’s Old School features a mid 90s Old School T-shirt from a great Final Four down in Maryland. Before opening the post can you remember the four teams that were there?
US Lacrosse has named Richie Meade the Head Coach of the 2014 US Men’s National Team, which will play in the FIL World Championships in Denver, Colorado. We break down why Meade is perfect for the job.
This week’s Hot Pot is all about getting after it during the winter months. Sun, snow, rain and power outages… there are no excuses! Plus all the news, links and sweet lax video you need to start off the day.
We’ve seen more and more box lacrosse being played by adults in the US, but the real growth will happen with the next generation. The Cali*Lax All-Stars are proof that US kids today are the box stars of tomorrow.
We’ve got an extended cut helmet cam video from last weekend’s New York City Box Lacrosse action. Jeff Melnik of Conquest Imagery delivers the goods from a goalie’s perspective. US BOX LACROSSE! GTG!
The NALL has held its initial draft and the results are BEYOND interesting! Not a ton of lax “stars” but a lot of really good box lacrosse players were taken. This is exactly what we wanted to see!
Week 3 of New York City outdoor box lacrosse is in the books. We’ve got a recap, some photos and a sweet behind the back goal captured on the goalie’s helmet cam! Balling!
Connor Wilson met Connor Martin up in Harlem at a clinic for Frederick Douglass Academy. The clinic was great and the two Connors finally got to meet, compare hair and talk lacrosse. Grow the Game!
US Lacrosse recently released a position paper on youth lacrosse participation where they advocated for further limitations to be placed on hitting and contact at the youth levels. Is this the best course of action? Is it safe?
In Part II of our Fireside Chat with Jim Wilcon, the Head Coach at Weston HS in Massachusetts we’ll cover Mass lax on a broader scale, how the game is changing and growing and who will be the top team come Spring time!
In today’s Hot Pot we talk about HS lax movies! As if that wasn’t enough, we also have some awesome Petro/IMLCA video from 412 and all the news and links you need to get your Wednesday off to a great start!
Top 20 Polls and lists are slowly starting to emerge from the lacrosse world for D1 NCAA lax. Connor Wilson adds his list to the arbitrary pile and we’re almost positive it will leave you shaking your head somehow!
With the sad news coming out of Florida A&M and lacrosse season just around the corner, it’s time to talk about hazing. This is one of the most serious posts you will ever find on LaxAllStars.com.
We’ve looked at the top 25 Academic Schools, the top 25 Football schools, and the top 25 “Other” Schools to see if they offer NCAA/MCLA/NCLL lacrosse. Now we’re taking a look at a list of top 25 INTELLECTUAL Schools and doing the same!
Week 2 of the NYC box lacrosse league is in the books and done! We’ve got a TON of great photos to show off and some sad news for LAS. We actually lost a game! HOW DID THIS HAPPEN?????
This week’s Music Monday features a living lacrosse legend having a go in the MUSIC biz! Lorne Smith makes an entrance with Lorne & The Wayhighs… check it out and let us know what you think!
The Boston Cannons recently hired Steve Duffy as their new head, replacing Billy Daye. Connor goes into why this is an absolutely great hire for the Cannons!
Going Home is always fun! You get to see the family and dog out old lacrosse gear and photos! Check out Connor’s trip back home, and all the sweet lacrosse stuff he was able to find!