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Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: Athlete First, Face-Off Man Third

0 - Published March 20, 2014 by in College

While Twitter is usually a place for sharing news and links, it can also facilitate great conversations, 140 characters at a time. Such a conversation occurred surrounding one of Connor’s recent Hot Pot articles, which discussed the “Specialization Problem” and proposed a rule to fix it. Faceoff Academy cofounder Jerry Ragonese was part of the conversation, and had this particularly standout tweet.

College Lacrosse Video Explosion

0 - Published March 3, 2014 by in College, MCLA, NCAA

Welcome to another College Lacrosse Video Explosion! We’ve got some SUPERB video from the D3 world (including a Wesleyan OT game winner), but that can be found over on the Cac to the Cac’s D3 Report! For all the rest of the college lacrosse video, stick around, we’ve got you covered!

Forum Friday

Face Off Tips for Beginners

0 - Published December 13, 2013 by in Training

Between The Faceoff Academy’s national showcase and Adrenaline’s upcoming Faceoff Challenges, we’ve been talking a lot about face offs the past few days. For this week’s Forum Friday, we’re continuing the trend. Our poster isn’t new to lacrosse, but he is new to facing off, and he needs our help to answer his face off questions.

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2014 NFHS High School Rule Changes

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in High School, Youth

The NFHS rules committee came together and laid down the law. With so many new rule changes for 2014, Mark Donahue tries to make sense of it all.

Great FOGOLax Camp Drill And Update

0 - Published July 11, 2013 by in Training

FoGoLax has been around since 2005, and last week, Matt Schomburg and Co. wrapped up their 8th straight sold out camp of the Summer. The last camp was filled with players from all over the nation including states Florida, California, Massachusetts, North Carolina, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut and New York. With top level counselors from […]

Matt Schomburg: Perfecting The Art Of Facing Off

0 - Published June 20, 2013 by in Training

Schommy is one of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and competitive people I’ve ever met. He’s also a great friend, proud Australian, and one heck of a face off instructor. CW has known Schommy since 2001, and it’s about time you get to know him too.

Face-offs Don’t Matter?

9 - Published March 22, 2013 by in The Life

On Sunday, the self proclaimed source of the sport published an article titled, ‘Do Face-offs Matter?’, proposing the idea that face-offs don’t hold as much worth as everyone traditionally believes.

Three Lessons Learned At IMLCA Convention

2 - Published December 11, 2012 by in College, Training

Charlie Congleton is an assistant coach at Wesleyan University and former All-American. Chuck provides his THREE big lessons learned from the IMLCA Convention in Baltimore this past weekend.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: How Do YOU Feel About The Rule Changes?

8 - Published August 8, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot

We’ve heard a LOT about the newly proposed rule changes, but now we need to hear from YOU. First up is a poll, and then a chance where you can win gear just for offering up your opinion! Plus rule changes news and links!

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A Third Opinion On The Proposed Face Off Changes

1 - Published August 7, 2012 by in College

Jerry Ragonese, professional lacrosse FoGo, weighs in on the recently proposed face off rule changes for college lacrosse in 2013.


Proposed Face Off Rule Changes Create A Lacrosse Uproar

2 - Published August 7, 2012 by in College

We’re weighing in on ALL the proposed 2013 Rule Changes and bringing in experts on each subject. In this installment, we have Matt Schomburg breaking down the proposed face off changes!

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Open Thread: Who Is The Best Face-Off Mid of All Time?

12 - Published March 13, 2012 by in Site News

We’re asking the question “Who is the best face-off mid of all time?” and we need your help!!! Who are the face off legends of the game? What made them great? Who is the right now? It’s a face-off spectacular!

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Denver’s REAL Key To Success: Being Better

20 - Published May 17, 2011 by in College

An anonymous blogger over on LaxUNation seems to think Bill Tierney badgered the refs, and THAT is how Denver beat Villanova… really, guy? I don’t think so. They did it by being a better team and playing with more composure.