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Throwback Thursday: Salmonbellies vs. The World

0 - Published January 23, 2014 by in Box, Club

Salmonbellies Vs. The World, the self-proclaimed “story of the most famous team in lacrosse & their greatest rivals” delivers thoroughly. The information packed pages are a vivid trip through the New Westminster Salmonbellies’ long and storied existence and they are filled with stories, opinion, and plenty of research, along with a staggering number of historical and amazing photographs from the earliest days of the club.

Throwback Thursday: The Legendary Etienne Woodie

0 - Published December 5, 2013 by in The Life

There are a lot of really nice old wooden sticks out there, and there are a number of stick makers who do fantastic work. Alf Jacques and Mitchell Brothers are two men who still make wonderful sticks today, but back in the day an Etienne Martin was another gem, and if you can find one of these oldies, scoop it up!

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Throwback Thursday: USA – Canada 1990 Video

0 - Published December 5, 2013 by in International, Videos

The lacrosse world championships traveled down under to Perth, Australia in 1990 but playing in the Southern Hemisphere didn’t do much to change the pecking order for national teams. Canada and the US obviously matched up for a great game and the video picks up the play with the US up 5-2 early in the second quarter.

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Throwback Thursday: 1980s Adelphi Lacrosse

0 - Published October 31, 2013 by in College, NCAA

Gordon Purdie is the Head Coach at NCAA D2 Adelphi, and a YouTube user with the same name uploaded a great video featuring Adelphi Lacrosse from the 1980s. We can only assume it’s the same guy! Either way, the video is awesome, and well worth a watch or two.

Throwback Thursday: The Original No. 22

0 - Published October 24, 2013 by in College, NCAA

Jimmy Lewis is, in my humble opinion, the greatest lacrosse player I know of. I had the luck and honor of being coached by his brother, John Lewis (an Adelphi legend himself) back in high school, so I may be perpetually biased when it comes to holding the Lewis family in such high regard.

TBT: The Best One-Two Punch In College Lacrosse

0 - Published October 17, 2013 by in NCAA

Back in 1998, Sports Illustrated published an article profiling brothers Casey Powell and Ryan Powell as they led Syracuse University toward another successful lacrosse season. The article, written by Seth Davis and published in the May 5th issue, provides a great insider’s look at how both brothers inevitably came together to play at Syracuse and chase their […]

Throwback Thursday: 1975 New Jersey Lacrosse

0 - Published October 3, 2013 by in High School

Welcome to Throwback Thursday! Corey Robert sent in this great video featuring some high school lacrosse in New Jersey from 1975! Corey’s dad was the goalie for Boonton in the above game where they played Montclair from the State Championship. Montclair won in 1975, and Boonton took the title in 1976, with Mr. Robert still in goal.

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Throwback Thursday – Bowling Green Lacrosse

0 - Published September 26, 2013 by in College, NCLL

Image Courtesy: Toledo Blade Back in the day, the Bowling Green Falcons were a NCAA lacrosse team. Today BGSU is a club squad competing in the NCLL. This video, a straight black and white short from ’69-’70, is a series of clips over two years of match ups against Kenyon College and Denison University (both […]

Throwback Thursday: 2001 Casey Powell Hit and Goal

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

We’re counting down the days to Major League Lacrosse’s Championship Weekend present by Smartlink, and we’re kicking it off in video style with this week’s Throwback Thursday! We’ve got a great short clip of Casey Powell chasing someone down from behind, and then scoring a goal off the dodge, against the Bayhawks.

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Throwback Thursday: Old Grey Goals

1 - Published March 14, 2013 by in The Life

What are your goals? We are not talking the top shelf where Grandma keeps the cookies or the “5” hole. I am talking who you want to be, where you want to go, and what you want to accomplish?