Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Happy Friday!
The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) released the Divisional bracket (and the schedule) for the World Lacrosse Championship 2014 in Denver this July.
There are a couple of polls out there that attempt to rank the Top 20 or Top 25 US high school lacrosse teams, and when you look at it as an extension of the NCAA Top 20 polls, it seems to make some initial sense, but when you look a little deeper, the rationale begins to fall apart pretty quickly. Why do we rank high school lacrosse teams nationally in ONE ranking system? Heck, why do we even rank them at all?
When the ball moves, the goalie moves with it, so I want to get the ball in and out of my stick quickly to catch the goalie out of position. It’s imperative that my body and stick are pre set.
Guided by the leadership of its Sports Science and Safety Committee, US Lacrosse is providing nearly $78,000 of its $185,000 annual research budget to support three studies during its first funding cycle for 2014. Additional funding grants are expected to be announced in coming months as the national governing body fulfills its research budget for the year.
Only three games went down this past weekend, but two games were a one-goal game and the other game was decided by two-goals. All three games were packed full of action and there were even a few upsets.
The first Tewaaraton Watch List has been announced for 2014 by the Tewaaraton Foundation. The event was held at the Union Club in New York City last night, and members from across the lacrosse community attended the event. Long early-season lists were released, but these lists are far from final, as additional players will be named on March 25th, and April 10th.
Brodie Merrill highlights the details of early recruiting in NCAA lacrosse.
Big deals goin’ on in the US Lacrosse shop on Friday! Headphones and snapbacks are on sale! (2/28/14)
Want to be the Tony Stark of Irish lacrosse? Ireland lacrosse is encouraging people to step up and “Be Our Hero!” The idea is to be a hero of the Irish National Team by buying one of their super hero themed t-shirts.
We scour the nether regions of eBay for the coolest lacrosse gear so you don’t have to. Welcome to the Treasures of eBay! Today the spotlight shines on Jeff’s new miniature traditional wooden lacrosse sticks.
Today, Hong Kong has announced their 23-man roster that will be traveling to Denver in July for the World Games. Check out the roster and an incredible video featuring the HKLA’s preparations for Denver 2014!
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen!