Curious about lacrosse in Norway? If you’re not, you should be! The game is EXPLODING over in Norway, more people are picking up a stick and oh, did I mention that they have cheerleaders?
Author Archive | Connor Wilson
Photo courtesy Syracuse.com There are only 100 days between today and the first game of the NCAA Division 1 Lacrosse Season*. We’re beyond excited. We’re in store for another great year of college lacrosse across the divisions, and in both the NCAA and the MCLA. There are interesting, lacrosse-heavy story lines galore like Virginia’s quest to repeat, Rob Pannell (he’s a story unto himself), Penn State rising, lots of change, Denver reloading, and a new big-time program in Michigan. And…
Sometimes all you need is a trip to Play It Again Sports to get the Old School lacrosse vibe going! Bill Mensch (a GREAT guy!) hooks us up with some Old School Warrior Lacrosse heads he recently found in just such a place.
Concussions in sports, especially football, hockey and lacrosse, are a growing concern. Education and treatment are key, but that is only half of the equation. We can’t forget about prevention!
This week’s Hot Pot features a deeper look into the Canadian Lacrosse League, also known as CLax. The league now has 6 teams, and all of them are in Ontario, which is a little weird. Still, good things are on the horizon for CLax we think!
Michigan has made the jump to D1 lacrosse from the MCLA and has been losing in scrimmages to lower level D1 teams this fall. Are they performing better, worse or just as expected? And what does it mean for the future of UMich lax?
The Dominican University of California Penguins are entering their third full year as an NCAA D2 team, and expectations should be high. Connor takes a look at this rising West Coast program.
The LA Times recently had an article about Choctaw Stickball, which is like the first cousin of modern lacrosse. It’s played in the Southeast once a year and is the most intense and violent version of the game we’ve ever seen!
Our newest Fireside Chat is an unreal sit down interview with the one and only Jovan Miller. JoviNation has a LOT to say and it’s some of the most interesting stuff we’ve heard in YEARS!
Connor Wilson details his first Masters Lacrosse event ever. There were plenty of misconceptions to be cleared up and lessons to be learned. Old Man Lax!
It’s Friday and that means LAS is rocking out yet another killer Caption Contest! We announce the Winner from last week and give away a KILLER pair of Man-Bros this week!
More and more box lacrosse rinks are popping up all over the world. But one of the newest, and nicest, places to play might just be located right outside of Rochester, NY. This outdoor indoor field is a beauty!
Does eye black really work? The Mythbusters on TV tried this one out, but we’re not sure they did it right. How does eye black really work? Is it all about fashion? Jerry Seinfeld needs to know, What’s the deal with eye black?
We didn’t get to watch the Bowhunter Cup online because it wasn’t broadcast! But that doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot we can take away from the game! Box news, gear commentary and much more!
We’ve got a product review for you that isn’t 100% lax-related. Well, Life Juice wasn’t a lacrosse product until Connor Wilson got his hands on some, but it definitely has an interesting application! Drink to Life!
This week’s Hot Pot is all about sportsmanship, and how times haven’t changed that much, except for the existence of the internet. Does that really change things? Plus all the great news and video you’ve come to expect.
Did the potential lacrosse giant that is Russia just wake up? The sport of lacrosse has been played in Russia for over 4 years now, but the movement seems to be picking up serious steam.
Is USC building a lacrosse field? They’re adding a women’s program in 2012 but this future development plan looks like it has a men’s lacrosse field in it. This would be big!
The Slovakian Men’s Lacrosse Team is clearly excited for the 2012 European Lacrosse Championships, which will be held starting on June 20, 2012 in Amsterdam. And they have funny video to prove it!
We found a gem of a video featuring the Iroquios Lacrosse Program putting on an introductory Youth Lacrosse Clinic in Humboldt County. This is awesome stuff. Grow the Game!