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Laxology : The Future Starts Now

0 - Published May 9, 2013 by in Gear, The Life

As fashion around the world, and even in your closet, continues to trend in many different ways, I can still remember when I played lacrosse in the early 2000′s. Even back then it was all about looking good on the field because you wanted to stand out, but when it came to the lacrosse community and it’s size compared to now, it wasn’t even close to as big as it is now.

Traditional Thursday: The Leather Pocket Transfer

4 - Published May 9, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Tutorials

Do you have a traditional pocket that you love, but you worry that you will someday break the plastic head that it is in? And do you not use the traditional because of the 100% rational fear? If so, or if you have a broken stick with a great leather and lace pocket in it, have no fear! CW is here to show you how to move your traditional pocket from one head to another…

Stringing Tutorial: Mesh For Everyone!

2 - Published May 8, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Tutorials

I created a new stringing tutorial on our YouTube page, and this time around I’m getting a little crazy, and teaching you how to string mesh! I know, anything but traditional from me is weird… but I played with mesh for years in college, and still know how to string a great pocket.

Gear Review: StringKing Performance Mesh Kits

0 - Published May 7, 2013 by in Gear Reviews

StringKing Lacrosse Performance Mesh has been sweeping the nation, from Matt Gibson, to Yale, to teams out West in California. Read on for the full review of StringKing mesh.

Gear Review: Evolution 4 by Warrior Lacrosse

0 - Published May 3, 2013 by in Gear Reviews

The Evolution head, no matter what number of surname has followed it, has remained popular amongst lacrosse players everywhere. We’ve seen countless iterations on the Evo, and now we get to check out the Evolution 4, which features some of the same, and a whole lot of new.

Gear Showcase: Sweat Absorbers by NoSweat

0 - Published April 26, 2013 by in Gear

Today we check out the NoSweat Sweat Absorbers. Check out the video above to see our thoughts on it. This is a fun new product, developed to help keep the sweat from running into your eyes. NoSweat made these disposable sweat absorbers that stick on to the brow of your helmet and will keep your […]

Gear Review: Spider 17 Head by Maverik Lacrosse

0 - Published April 24, 2013 by in Gear Reviews

The Maverik Spider head comes in three different versions, NFHS, NCAA, and universal. Today, we check out the NFHS version to see how it holds up!

Gear Review: Highlight Cleats by Under Armour

1 - Published April 19, 2013 by in Gear Reviews

Under Armour’s Highlight Cleat has been popping up on lacrosse fields across the country this year, and some big time college programs (like Maryland and Loyola) have a number of players wearing these high top/low top hybrids.

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Traditional Thursday: Steele Stanwick Video Interview

1 - Published April 18, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

Welcome back to Traditional Thursday! This week we’re coming at you from Columbus, Ohio. Billy Nguyen was fortunate enough to hang out and talk about traditional pockets with Steele Stanwick at the Midwest Lacrosse store last weekend.

Spot The Man Bros!

Spot the Man Bros!

6 - Published April 17, 2013 by in Gear, Site News

Find all the Man Bro Bro Man Sunglasses in the photo we provide, and get a chance to win a free pair!

LAS Giveaway: LAS America Shaft by 1 Lacrosse

0 - Published April 16, 2013 by in Gear, Site News

It’s time for another giveaway! ‘Merica!

The Best Lacrosse Head Ever

3 - Published April 16, 2013 by in Gear

This week’s Reader Poll is all about the equipment that allows us to fine tune and truly individualize our game – the heads.

What’s In The Box?

0 - Published April 16, 2013 by in Gear

Right now, my lacrosse loving cat, Albie, is in the box. What was in the box before he took it over? TONS OF LACROSSE STUFF!

Gear Showcase: StringKing Lacrosse

0 - Published April 12, 2013 by in Gear

I check out the StringKing Lacrosse Mesh Kits, an all new product to the stringing world.

Traditional Thursday: Trettin’s Beaded Pocket

5 - Published April 11, 2013 by in Gear

Doug Runs SONofaHON down in Maryland, and he is the creator of the EverPocket, which is a removable/replaceable traditional pocket. Now Doug is back with a beaded traditional string, and while it’s one of the weirdest things I’ve seen in a while, it’s also one of the cooler things I’ve seen… Love the creativity!

LAS Giveaway: Under Armour Unleashed U Head

0 - Published April 10, 2013 by in Gear, Site News

This week’s giveaway is brought to you by Under Armour and StringKing Lacrosse.

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Gear Review: Black Shoulder Pads by Reebok Lacrosse

1 - Published April 9, 2013 by in Gear Reviews

Jon Mundy is back to check out the Reebok Black Shoulder Pads.

LAS Giveaway: Blackfeet Wooden Shafts

0 - Published April 3, 2013 by in Gear, Site News

Late last year, we did a full Gear Showcase on the Blackfeet line of Wooden shafts. Built for the classic look but with the technology to keep you in today’s game, these bad boys can take a lot of punishment. If nothing else, we would want one for the look alone!