Earlier today, Maverik Lacrosse (an LAS sponsor) announced the release of its first ever line of women’s equipment and apparel. Development of the new product line was led by former Northwestern standout Aly Josephs who is now the Category Manager for Maverik Women’s Lacrosse.
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Editor’s Note: Patrick Dougherty of Turkey Lacrosse is back in LAS with a final preview of the rapidly upcoming TLO 2013! The Turkey Lacrosse Open 2013 (TLO13) is almost upon us, and to get ready the organizing crew have been working our little tails off. This is our first major lacrosse tournament in Turkey’s history. We held a small tournament in June 2012 with national teams from Bulgaria, Israel and of course, Turkey all involved, but this year we stepped…
Rob Birkenbelt joins LAS to write about his experiences in Israel, teaching lacrosse to a brand new group of passionate enthusiasts. The experience of traveling to Israel was clearly amazing, and the first hand Grow The Game clinics were pretty amazing too. The future is bright for lacrosse in Israel…
Inside you can find a GREAT video on the 2013 FIL World Cup, which took place in Oshawa, Ontario. The women’s world championships crowned the US as champs, and the team set a number of records in the process. This was the US’ seventh (out of 9 total) title, and the first time the Canadians had won Silver.
Cassie Brunelle and Co. took on the Lake Tahoe Lacrosse Tournament last weekend, and while they didn’t emerge as champions, they definitely emerged as WINNERS! Fun times on the Lake. It’s Summer lacrosse in Nevada!
The US Women’s Lacrosse Team has claimed it seventh world title with a 19-5 win over Canada in the finals of the tournament, which has held in Oshawa, Ontario. The US was up 14-2 at the half and cruised to victory in the second, still outscoring their opponents 5-3. This is the ninth international tournament, and the ninth finals appearance the US women have made.
Whitney Thayer works for CityLax, in New York City, and played her collegiate lacrosse at Williams College, in Massachusetts, but a big part of her heart remains out in Colorado, where the Vail Shootout is held annually. Whitney made it out to Vail this year, and has some wonderful and stirring thoughts on this legendary Summer field tournament!
The Men’s Elite Division at Vail has arrived at the Semifinal stage this Saturday, while the Women’s Elite play their Quarters and Semis today. The Men’s Masters Division Finals take place today as well.
Australia will do battle with other 18 countries (including Canada, Japan, England, USA, Wales, New Zealand and Germany) and are solid favorites (along with Team USA) to return home with a gold medal. The World Championship starts on the 10th of July and will run til the 20th of July when the Championship game will be played.
Please welcome Dave McKibben to LAS. Dave is a technology expert at SportsBoard, an LAS sponsor that has created an iPad app that revolutionizes how lacrosse coaches scout opponents and individual athletes. Today, Dave shares the story of the women’s lacrosse coaches at Georgetown University. Having adopted SportsBoard’s revolutionary iPad app since last fall for recruiting, the eighth-ranked Georgetown women’s lacrosse team was already well past many of its competitors on the technology front. However, last month, the Hoyas leaped…
The Seton Hill University women’s lacrosse team was struck with tragedy on March 16th when their bus crashed on their way to an away game killing the driver, the head coach, and her unborn child. This story is heart wrenching, and as a former college lacrosse player, it hits close to home.
Please welcome Rune Andersson back to LAS! Rune is a member of the BI Lions, in Oslo, Norway. He’s been updating us on how the game is really taking off in Norway, and this post is no exception.
Shendelle Oliver is back to LAS! CW met Shendelle in Australia in 2001, and now Ms. Oliver is traveling in Europe, and keeping us up to date on her lacrosse activities
Two Maryland General Assembly Delegates have introduced a bill to require girls lacrosse players under 19 to wear helmets in games and practices. This is BIG news and only the beginning of the debate.
Matt Barkley, the USC football star, learns about the sport of lacrosse, and by the end of his lesson, this NFL bound student-athlete is showing some serious potential!
The 2012 National Champions take on the 2013 National Teams. This is the first year that both defending National Champions will take on the US National Team, and they should prove to be very competitive games.
Despite their loss in the title game last year to UC Davis, the Rams of Colorado State are again ranked #1. Nicole Dyrdahl breaks down the WCLA Top 20 for D1 and D2!
The 25-player training team roster for the US Women’s National Team was announced last week; here is an intricate break down of that roster and what it means for the 2013 World Games!
Part of the fun collecting classic lacrosse sticks is restoring and passing special ones along to the next generation of laxers. Since my brother’s daughter recently started playing, it was time to find her a classic women’s wooden stick. And because my niece is too young to know about LAS, I thought I’d show everyone what she’s getting for Christmas this year.
We got some fantastic photos from the recent Drexel – Penn State women’s lacrosse scrimmage. Some are beautiful action shots, while others show just how tough the women’s game can be!