Author Archive | Jumbo Jack

2011 Tewaaraton Award Nominees

2011 Tewaaraton Award Ceremony

8 - Published June 8, 2011 by in College, The Life

Jumbo Jack represented LAS at the 11th Annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony. Check out his recap and some great photos by Brian Kapur!

Recap: MLL Championship Weekend

3 - Published August 23, 2010 by in Pro Lacrosse

Jumbo Jack fills us in on MLL Championship Weekend in Annapolis.

Fireside Chat With Coach Billy Tauzin, Team France

7 - Published July 12, 2010 by in International, Interviews

Jumbo Jack interviews Team France head coach Billy Tauzin.

The Over-Appreciation Of Instant Gratification

3 - Published June 29, 2010 by in College

Jumbo talks about the firing of Murle Greer and how other MCLA teams can learn from GVSU’s mistake.

Treasure Hunt: Jumbo Jack’s Booty

7 - Published June 23, 2010 by in Gear

Jumbo Jack answers Connor Wilson’s challenge to share all that is desired.

Traumatic Brain Injury: Implications For Sport And Health

2 - Published April 28, 2010 by in Training, Youth

Jumbo Jack dives into the legal ramifications of brain injuries and sports. What kinds of policies are being created to try to keep athletes safe.

Irish Eyes Have Smiled On Lacrosse

3 - Published March 17, 2010 by in College, The Life

Jumbo Jack breaks down one of his favorite days of the year and talks about all the influential Irish lads in the game of lacrosse.

The Politics of Lacrosse

2 - Published February 16, 2010 by in College, Gear

Resident Lax All Stars legal counsel and all around political insider, Jumbo Jack, pens an open letter to the members of the Lacrossocratic Party, telling us what we should focus on and be wary of in 2010.

All I Want For LaXmas: Jumbo Jack Exclusive

4 - Published December 21, 2009 by in The Life

Jumbo Jack is known around the LAS offices for his exquisite (AKA expensive) tastes, so we thought we’d give him the floor to share his Xmas wishlist. Get your credit card out!

Fireside Chat With Catholic University Head Coach Brooks Singer

7 - Published November 16, 2009 by in College, Interviews, MCLA

The latest installment of the Fireside Chat series brings Brooks Singer, Head Coach of the Catholic University of America Cardinals, to The Villa for a chat about what it’s like to be a grown up in the lacrosse world.

With A Dream And My Cardigan, Confessions Of A Lax Bro

7 - Published October 18, 2009 by in The Life

Jumbo Jack parties in the U.S.A.

TV Programing Note: Polanco Talks Lax On the Today Show

3 - Published August 2, 2009 by in Pro Lacrosse, The Life

Tune into on NBC’s The Today Show Tuesday, August 4 during the 8:00 a.m. hour as U.S. Men’s Training Team member (and LAS favorite) Nicky Polanco, will be on air along with some of his Long Island Lizards teammates. Watch Matt and Meredith try their hand at lacrosse! Hopefully Matt won’t sling some of his […]

Warrior Sues For $33 Million In Stick Dispute

1 - Published June 5, 2009 by in Gear

A Michigan law firm is on the hook for $33 million dollars after failing to protect the patent rights of the technology behind Warrior’s lacrosse stick patent from 2004 to May of 2009. Unlike other sports, Research and Development in lacrosse has spurred major growth and, in recent years, new products have dramatically affected the way the game is played.

LAS Exclusive: MCLA Lacrosse Hits Iraq

0 - Published May 11, 2009 by in College

Editor’s Note: While there have been some high profile stories of NCAA lacrosse players in Iraq, there had only been one other mention in the news of an MCLA player overseas (Conner Zwinggi from Oklahoma). LacrosseAllStars would like to introduce you to Zack Porter. Zack is in Iraq right now, and his lacrosse career has been put on hold while he serves his Country.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Carving Out A Niche In Lax

0 - Published April 22, 2009 by in The Life

I’ve heard about the Fellowship of Christian Athletes for just about as long as I’ve played sports. I was under the impression that it was just another Christian Sunday School, but it used sports as the classroom (presumably mass appeal sports like football, basketball, and baseball). Little did I know that they also contribute to growing the game of lacrosse…

Harrow Lax Trick Video Meets Blair Witch

0 - Published April 8, 2009 by in Gear

Scoping out the recently added lax vids on YouTube and I found this kid. I’m guessing he’s from Canada because of a slight accent (might be making that up) and the name of the shaft he’s sporting.

Jumbo Jack Reviews ‘Damages’ on FX

1 - Published April 2, 2009 by in The Life

In addition to inspirational and witty commentary on lax and pop culture, I think we might be able to add voice of reason when it comes to quality TV shows. After listening to 412′s review of Damages on FX, I decided to check it out and see if he really knew what he was talking about.

Taking Lacrosse Fundraising to a New Level

1 - Published March 17, 2009 by in Grow The Game

We all know the economy has seen better days, and with belts tightened it’s extra tough to squeeze some bucks out of Aunt Dorothy and Uncle Frank for your team’s fundraising efforts. ENTER DEMOLITION.