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Stories about growing the sport of lacrosse and spreading the game to new areas. From beginners to professional players, anyone can #GrowTheGame!

Photo of the Week: Hanukkah Lacrosse

0 - Published December 3, 2013 by in Grow The Game, International

Since we’re in the middle of Hanukkah, it seemed like a good time to share one of Israel Lacrosse’s photos for Photo of the Week! Here we have some brand new players in Ashkelon, an Israeli city that is home to the Israel Lacrosse Association (ILA) and is the sister city of Baltimore.

Awesome New Serbia Lacrosse Video

0 - Published November 22, 2013 by in Grow The Game, International, Videos

Ivan Negrojević sent over another killer video from Serbia about the growth of lacrosse in the country. The video also features Brian Gorodeztky, a Canadian player living in Belgrade, who brought lacrosse to Serbia. In case you need some English to understand what’s happening, Brian provides it.

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New to Lacrosse Family Needs Your Help

0 - Published November 15, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Youth

Our brethren up in Washington needs your help! The following letter was passed along to us asking for any help they can get. Let’s show them what we got. Nike has already donated sticks, but they still need everything else. Let’s help a family in need.

Arrow Express Sports: Stick Giveaway Program

0 - Published November 13, 2013 by in Grow The Game

Two of the best First Nations Lacrosse players in the World Cody Jamieson and Craig Point presented twelve deserving children with their first ever lacrosse sticks… “Walk With Us” is a program designed to promote lacrosse to first nations children and thus instilling in them a sense of pride in their culture.

Forum Friday

Help A New Player Choose His First Stick!

0 - Published November 8, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Youth

We have a very special Forum Friday this week. At LaxAllStars we talk a lot about growing the game, and honestly, we mean it. So when we get a post in the Community Forum saying that a dad needs help picking his son’s first stick, we can’t but lend a helping a hand!

Chazz Woodson Interview: Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance

0 - Published October 2, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Interviews

Chazz Woodson, and a group of trusted friends, have been working on the Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance for some time now, and their first event is just around the corner. On October 25th, the SLA’s elite team of black lacrosse players, The Ambassadors, will take on Brown and the English National Team in a scrimmage in Providence, Rhode Island, and we’ll be there! We wanted to sit down with Chazz to learn more about this game, but also the Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance!

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Growing The Game In Jamaica

0 - Published September 23, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Jamaica Lacrosse

Join Lacrosse All Stars today and support the growth of the fastest game on two feet in Jamaica. Learn more here: http://LaxAllStars.com/Jamaica SEE more abo…

From UVA To Harlem: Wyatt Melzer

0 - Published September 20, 2013 by in Grow The Game

Wyatt Melzer played lacrosse at Virginia, and after graduating he wasn’t exactly sure what he was going to do with his life. Through an alumni connection he got hooked up with Harlem Lacrosse & Leadership, and it all took off from there.

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Playing Men’s Lacrosse in 1869

0 - Published September 3, 2013 by in Grow The Game, The Life

Welcome Gordon Corsetti back to LAS! Gordon has been researching the roots of the game, and sharing his findings with us. It’s an informative and exhaustive look at the history of modern lacrosse.

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Accounts Of The Original Lacrosse Game

0 - Published August 27, 2013 by in Grow The Game

An official and Game Grower down in Atlanta, Gordon Corsetti has been answering great questions about lacrosse rules for us, and his responses have been in-depth, entertaining, and informative. Now Gordon is back on LAS with an account of the original lacrosse game, through the eyes of history and books, and he’s also researching and answering some intriguing “WHY” questions we simply needed answered!

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CityLax Southampton Summer Shootout Preview

0 - Published August 23, 2013 by in Grow The Game

On Saturday, August 24th, CityLax will host the fourth annual Southampton Shootout, a one-day charity field lacrosse tournament, held at Southampton High School on the East end of Long Island. The tourney proceeds benefit CityLax directly, and it all goes towards Growing The Game in New York City public schools.

LAS Presents: We’re San Francisco, and We Grow The Game

0 - Published August 22, 2013 by in Grow The Game, GTG Tour

Lacrosse fans from San Francisco, California share their passion for the game.

An Israel Lacrosse Experience: Rob Berkenblit

0 - Published August 19, 2013 by in Grow The Game, International

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…

LAS Membership Expands: Join Us As We #StringItForward

0 - Published August 19, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Site News

This week, we’re rolling out 2 new membership levels on our website. These are in addition to the standard FREE membership we will always offer. MVP ($45) and GTG ($75) members receive the following: streaming access to Stringing Revolution, a 10-lesson video series that will teach you how pockets work and how to string for […]

Lacrosse All Stars Game Grower of the Month

Who Will Be the Next Game Grower of the Month?

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Grow The Game

Help us find someone who screams, I’m a Game Grower, with not only their words, but their actions. We want to reward all of the best Game Growers nationwide with your help!

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Israel Lacrosse Clinic with Goalie Andrew Goldstein

0 - Published August 14, 2013 by in Grow The Game, International

As a sponsor of boys and girls lacrosse at the 2013 JCC Maccabi Games, Israel Lacrosse hosted a clinic in between games to expose people who had never seen lacrosse before to the sport. Israel Lacrosse brought in former Dartmouth and Long Island Lizards goalie Andrew Goldstein so that everyone at the clinic could take some shots against a great keeper!

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Meet Kevin Kelley, California Game Grower

0 - Published July 31, 2013 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Grow The Game

Congratulations to Kevin Kelley of California, the July 2013 Game Grower of the Month.

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Photo of the Week: Calm Before the Sharknado

0 - Published July 30, 2013 by in Grow The Game

No camp is complete without games, though, and my favorite as a camp coach is Sharks and Minnows. Here’s the calm before the sharknado… (and what comes after!)