The 1907 Wooden Lacrosse Stick is something extremely special. It’s incredibly rare, important to the history of the game as far as patents go, and it’s a serious piece of art work! Welcome to Traditional Thursday!
Author Archive | Connor Wilson
This 8th grader plays varsity lacrosse, and he dominates! Meet David Garcia, who played varsity lacrosse on lacrosse-crazy Long Island.
To focus on the stick of a pro or top level college player too much is a mistake for sure. So how can you get away from caring about your actual stick so much, and start to focus on your stick skills? I’ve got one simple tip that you may find bizarre, but that you […]
Nine teams entered and nine teams left the NLL Draft last night. But who WON the NLL Draft on Monday night? Who drafted the best players? Who addressed immediate needs? Who is drafting towards the future? Did any of the teams have a terrible draft? It’s time to look through the picks and break down […]
I’m breaking down the in’s and out’s of the NEW Traditional Head from TLAX! That sidewall, that beautiful sidewall!
It’s Friday and the news is coming in hot and heavy! So heavy that we had to create a Friday News Blast post, and we’re combining it with a Video Explosion. We’ve got new pro teams, big time pro lacrosse players retiring, a lacrosse-only college stadium for a big time D1 program, and much, much […]
On Monday the NLL Draft will take place. Who are some of the top picks for 2014-15? Which teams have big holes to fill? Who is only going to get better with a new draft class? With only nine teams, the average talent level is already high in the NLL, who’s going to take it […]
Replaceable sidewall stringing is key to creating a good traditional pocket that you can easily move from one to to another lacrosse head. Today, Connor shows you an easy way to string this up yourself.
The BILL kicked off last night down in Baltimore. What the heck is the BILL? Allow me to explain… The Baltimore Indoor Lacrosse League is a box lacrosse league, which is obviously located in Baltimore.
Today we have a bunch of awesome full game videos from the Western Australia Lacrosse Championship weekend, which went down a couple of days ago in WA!
What’s right with youth lacrosse? It’s a question that is asked rarely, and answered with an even lower frequency. Since I’ve written articles about what’s wrong with youth lacrosse and what’s wrong with international youth lacrosse (while also offering solutions), it’s high time I cover a lot of the good that exists in today’s game.
What is a good head for traditional lacrosse stringing? We’re talking solid frames for the leather and crosslace.
Welles Crowther was a former Division 1 lacrosse player working in the World Trade Center on September 11th. This ESPN piece from Outside The Lines tells the heroic story of his life, and it’s simply something you have to see and hear to believe.
The first real image of the STX Lacrosse Helmet is out, and it means we can officially say that the old STX helmet was hoax was, indeed, a hoax.
I wrote about problems and solutions in youth lacrosse yesterday, and my commentary applied best to the North American region of the world. My key problem areas were Coaching, Peer Pressure, Too Much Gear, and the Scholarship Lie. But what about international youth lacrosse problems? Are there different issues facing the international lacrosse community? If […]