Tag Archives | Minnesota

Swarm Credit: Scott Pierson/MN Swarm

Box lacrosse gaining popularity in State of Hockey

0 - Published February 20, 2014 by in Box, National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

The handful of Minnesota Swarm players taking part in Wednesday’s small practice session were a bit late to arrive, but the four Canadians had a good reason: they had to watch the second period of Canada’s hockey game against Latvia in the Sochi Olympics.

Grown in Minnesota: Nick Jonas’ road from MCLA to NLL

0 - Published November 26, 2013 by in Box, Interviews, MCLA, National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

Growing up in Minnesota, Nick Jonas attended Swarm games, eventually he would get drafted by organization and signed to a two year deal before he ever stepped on the floor. Follow Nick on his journey to the National Lacrosse League.

Jr. Swarm

Junior Swarm: A Model For America

0 - Published October 17, 2013 by in Box, High School, Youth

Minnesota is on board, are you? If you read my last article about the Jr. NLL, you probably noticed the guys dressed in the yellow honey comb jerseys. That would be the Junior Swarm and although they haven’t been playing lacrosse indoors for very long, the instruction and commitment they have received from Aime Caines, Ryan Benesch and the rest of the Swarm organization, is what I believe rocketed them to the top.

Welcome to the Land of 10,000 Laxers

0 - Published November 20, 2012 by in Site News

Please welcome Manny Chavez to LAS! Manny will be covering lacrosse in the land of 10,000 Lakes… Minnesota! There’s more to this state than hockey and hot tater dishes!

Homegrown Lacrosse Meltdown Tournament

Fireside Chat With Colin Achenbach: Homegrown Lacrosse

5 - Published May 18, 2011 by in Interviews

Jeff Brunelle sits down with Homegrown Lacrosse Co-Founder & Program Director, Colin Achenbach, to discuss the growth of lacrosse in Minnesota.

Knox Hutchinson Dutchtown Lacrosse Coach


59 - Published February 10, 2011 by in Hot Pot

Lacrosse photo caption contest? Yes please! Plus plenty of lax links to check out while you’re drinking your morning cup of joe.

Show LAS Your Old School: St. Johns (MN), 1988

2 - Published January 13, 2011 by in Gear

This week’s trip down memory lane features a bunch of Johnnies. And we don’t mean Depp, Carson or Travolta.

Daily Cheese: You Don’t Make Friends With Salad

4 - Published September 22, 2010 by in The Life

News & notes from all lacrosse the world.

Daily Cheese: 3 Cool Websites You Should Know About

1 - Published August 17, 2010 by in The Life

3 great websites for you to check out, plus news & notes as always.

Daily Cheese: Tahoe Tahoe Tahoe!

5 - Published July 19, 2010 by in Club

The glorious Lake Tahoe and your chance to lax it up there this week. Plus news & notes as always.

Daily Cheese: Havin’ A Summah

1 - Published July 2, 2010 by in Club, College, The Life

Have yourself a Summah! Plus news & notes as always.

Daily Cheese: Michigan’s Crux

10 - Published June 24, 2010 by in College

Awesome new Michigan Lacrosse video. Plus news & notes as always.

Friday Cheese: Prior Lake Lacrosse Highlights

9 - Published June 18, 2010 by in High School

2010 season highlights from Prior Lake High School out of Savage, MN. Plus news & notes as always.

Daily Cheese: Virginia vs. Stony Brook Highlights

6 - Published May 26, 2010 by in College, NCAA

Highlights from the NCAA quarterfinals, plus news & notes as always.

Daily Cheese: Hit Parade

1 - Published April 20, 2010 by in College

Big hits highlight video, Penn State vs. Hofstra footage, plus news and notes as always.