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End Caps – No Shave Novembeard + Contests!

0 - Published November 2, 2013 by in General, The Life

End Caps time, here we go. No Shave Novembeard is here! For the first time in my life I think my face has accumulated enough peach fuzz to shamefully attempt to grow facial hair, and not shave at all this month. Stay tuned for my pathetic, hairless updates.

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Stick Trick Saturday: The Girlfriend Getter

0 - Published November 2, 2013 by in General, Stick Tricks, The Life

Colton Raichl of Lacrosse All Stars shows you how to get all the girls in another installment of Stick Trick Saturday (11/01/2013). The series is designed to be an inspirational guide for lacrosse players to get used to the properties of their own stick. Tricks are not just to show off but to develop a better relationship between the player and his crosse. This one is called the “The Girlfriend Getter.”

Top String Tuesday: Iroquois Top String

0 - Published October 29, 2013 by in General, Stringing, Tutorials

This week I will walk you through my approach to stringing an Iroquois top string. Like the Huron top string, the Iroquois top string features what I call a “dropped top string”.


End Caps: Laxtober – Part 2

0 - Published October 28, 2013 by in General, The Life

Buenos dias! You’re back for another run down on the what’s what and who’s who in lacrosse. End Caps is back and recapping what’s goin’ on.

Lax Hacks: Ball Burns B Gone

0 - Published October 28, 2013 by in Gear, General, Lax Hacks, The Life

Ever notice those unsightly marks on the inside of your lacrosse head? Those ball burns are a result of friction and appear over time. Sure they add character to your stick but if you’re ever looking to simply erase those dark marks, I’ve got a Lax Hack for you!

Stick Trick Saturday: The Crossover

Stick Trick Saturday: The Crossover

0 - Published October 27, 2013 by in General, Stick Tricks

Big thanks need to go out to Blackfeet Lacrosse for hooking me up with the mini pita for this week’s stick trick video. The Crossover will help you out with your hand eye coordination, and as always help you develop soft hands.

Traditional Thursday: Billy’s New Creation!

0 - Published October 24, 2013 by in General

Today I will show you a new pocket, inspired by an abundance of scrap string and my forever growing needs for a quicker release. This drop top features 2 strings running along the top of the scoop extremely tight. As always, the goal is to avoid the dreaded ball and plastic click and keeping everything symmetrical, in this asymmetrical traditional pocket.

Lax Hacks: Top String Insurance

0 - Published October 22, 2013 by in Gear, General, Lax Hacks, The Life

If you’re a dedicated lacrosse player, odds are you’re putting in a decent amount of time on the wall. You’ll probably be scooping the occasional groundball off the pavement or hard packed dirt. These rough surfaces will eventually take a toll on your scoop and topstring. In order to keep your topstring from completely fraying and giving out on you, we have a great little Lax Hack from Justin at Stylin Strings.

Gear Review: CEO U Lacrosse Head by Nike

0 - Published October 21, 2013 by in Gear Reviews, General

Nike has been slowly getting their foot in the door for a few years now. Their explosion in popularity in the Lakota head is what helped Nike really get some exposure. Now with the Ceo U, they are looking to build on that growth. Let’s get down to brass tax with an LAS Gear Review!


End Caps: Laxtober – Part 1

0 - Published October 19, 2013 by in General

Mark Donahue recaps the past week inside and outside the sport of lacrosse.

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Stick Trick Saturday: The Back Breaker

0 - Published October 19, 2013 by in General, Stick Tricks, The Life

Welcome back everyone to Stick Trick Saturday, week 13 if I am correct. Man, time flies when you are having fun. This week is a more of a stick flip than a trick. It is the Back Breaker! Check out the video to see how its done and try and add some of your own […]

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Stick Trick Saturday: The Missoula Movement

0 - Published October 12, 2013 by in General, Stick Tricks, The Life

This week, myself and the rest of the Vandal lacrosse team are headed to Missoula Montana for the first fall ball tournament of the year. Naturally, in honor of getting back on the field, this week’s trick is called the Missoula Movement. As Stick Trick Saturday moves on, the tricks are going to get a […]

Music Monday: The Wind Down

0 - Published October 7, 2013 by in General, The Life

Our man Fritts is back with another stellar installment of Music Monday.

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Stick Trick Saturday: The Hacky Sack

0 - Published October 5, 2013 by in General, Stick Tricks, The Life

LAS Nation, Someone out there has been putting in the work, have you? Our boy Max Murret hit up the tip line , showing off what he has had going on in the backyard. All Star weekend I showed you the “home run”, and Max knocked it out of the park, or did he? It […]

Weeds TV Show

Spotted: Lacrosse on “Weeds” TV Show

0 - Published October 1, 2013 by in General

This week Ryan Conwell let us know that there is a lacrosse stick pictured in the Season 6 premiere of the TV show Weeds.

Music Monday: BTVII

0 - Published September 30, 2013 by in General, The Life

Earlier this year, we introduced you to my favorite band, Blitzen Trapper, in ‘The Nemo Edition’ of Music Monday.

End Caps

End Caps – Weekly Review

0 - Published September 27, 2013 by in General

It’s finally the weekend, with that comes the first installment of the End Caps, a new LAS series I’m starting up to recap what has been going on in lacrosse and the world around us. Enjoy!

Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: Gibby Trifecta

0 - Published September 26, 2013 by in General

It’s pretty common knowledge that Matt Gibson is one of the best tweeters in the lacrosse world, if not the entire world. This week he just had too many good ones to pick only one Tweet of the Week, so here are three. With cameos from Casey Powell and Connor Martin, this is a Gibby Trifecta.