Why can’t lax people figure out the zone defense and what it really means for the Sport of Lacrosse? Connor Wilson breaks down the zone defense, busts some myths and even tells you how to score and beat a zone defense.
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Blowout wins and losses happen in lacrosse games. But are coaches dealing with them in the right way? Is traditional knowledge of slowing it down, passing and subbing enough? Or are both teams getting shortchanged?
Connor Wilson takes a look at modern lacrosse gloves and how far they’re REALLY advanced over the past 20 years.
Photos from a High School Lacrosse game in Utah got Connor Wilson thinking about the growth of the sport overall and how exciting a time we live in now as lacrosse players, coaches and fans. Plus great photos from Victoria Harris of All American Shots!
Who is the John Madden of Lacrosse? We need an announcer we can believe in! Do we already have one and not even know it? Plus we’ve got Contest Winner Announcements, a Lacrosse Video of the Week, and ALL the links worth reading!
Both number one lacrosse teams in D1 and D3, Syracuse and Tufts, lost yesterday. Was Tuesday just a bad luck day? And what do these losses really mean? Connor Wilson asks the tough questions and then gives you his answers. What do you think?
Connor Wilson takes a look at how the mind interacts with the body. How can you perform your best on the lacrosse field without using anything but your own mind? It’s proven to be possible.
Brian Dougherty and the Chestnut Hill College Griffins Lacrosse staff are using some interesting techniques to bring this team along quickly. And they’re having a lot of success. Check out the Nuggets Off Rebounder drill they do, and learn why they do it!
Victoria Harris has sent over some great shots of BYU Lacrosse wins over Westminster in the sun, New Mexico in the rain, and Wyoming in the snow. Lacrosse photos are their finest!
Connor Wilson recaps the boys’ side of the Mayor’s Cup Lacrosse Invitational that took place this past Sunday in New York City. Lacrosse players from all over the 5 boroughs (and beyond) came out to play and have a TON of photos from the event.
This is probably the best stick fake we’ve ever seen. Bar none. Any level of lacrosse. This is the best stick fake ever. Just so pretty. Great video of that move as well as a bull dodge worth showcasing. A little video for your Friday afternoon.
They Mayor’s Cup returns to New York City with the help of CityLax, the NYC Sports Commission and Nike Lacrosse. A great event that shows the growth of lacrosse both in the City and in overall popularity!
After stringing up a traditional lacrosse pocket in a Gait Torque, I was chastised for putting such a “heavy” pocket in such a light stick. Is traditional really heavy? This question needs to be settled. We’re bringing in our own Mythbuster, Connor Wilson.
If you get up and on to the internet early enough, there are deals to be had! We found a bunch of exciting Old School products available through the Sports Outfit and we just had to show them off to our readers. LaxAllStars is Servicey!
Connor Wilson looks into lacrosse in Hungary, with the help of George Rohonczy, and was interested to see how the sport is growing there. International Lacrosse has come to Hungary!
Dominican University Lacrosse traveled to play Mesa State and came away with a tough one goal loss, 6-5. We’ve got some great pictures from Mesa State’s second win of the season in what was one heck of lax game!
A bunch of Wesleyan Lacrosse players made a great trick shot video. 412 found it on the internet. And now we’re posting it for your enjoyment. Teamwork is balling!
Give Connor Wilson a Gait Torque and he’ll dye up something special, then put some traditional in it and then use it until the head breaks. Rinse. Then repeat.
BHSVideoDad strikes again! Another great Oregon video, but this time with a musical guest appearance. So out of character for him! But I like it. Another masterpiece. Boomtown.
This is the final installment of LAS’ Big City Classic coverage. A great day full of friends both new and old, great lacrosse action and pretty stunning weather (at least for April in New Jersey). The video is pretty rocking too. Connor is getting good at this and he didn’t even take a single film class.