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Hot Pot: First Season – Calling All NEW Programs!

0 - Published May 15, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Hot Pot

Lacrosse All Stars is putting the call out there to new programs from across the country, and around the world, to submit stories about their first year (or their first years) out on the field.

First Seasons: Highlands In Texas

1 - Published May 14, 2013 by in Grow The Game, High School

We’ll be looking at a number of first year programs this year, and publishing reports from the coaches and supporters of these new teams. Our first report comes from Mary Mattia, out of Highlands, Texas. She played a key role in getting a new program off the ground, and continues to support these boys with their dreams in big ways. We LOVE sharing stories like this one!

Who Will Be the Next Game Grower of the Month?

0 - Published May 10, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Site News

Help us find someone who screams, I’m a Game Grower, with not only his words, but his actions. We want to reward all of the best Game Growers nationwide with your help! Besides, who wouldn’t want to help their friends get a sweet new set-up from Easton Lacrosse?!

Empowering Lives Through Lacrosse

0 - Published May 8, 2013 by in Grow The Game

US Lacrosse, and the US Lacrosse Foundation, is also doing their part to GTG, and their most recent focus has been on Empowering Lives Through Lacrosse. They released a new promo video last week, and it’s definitely worth a watch.

Game Grower of the Month: April 2013

0 - Published May 1, 2013 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Site News

Congratulations to Jamie Plunkett of Berlin, Germany, the April 2013 Game Grower of the Month.

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Editor’s Note: GTG Jamaica Intro

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

After nearly 36 hours of travel, I’ve arrived in Jamaica and met up with the Fields of Growth crew. Fields of Growth is a non-profit organization founded by Kevin Dugan, former director of operations for the Notre Dame men’s lacrosse team. Its mission is to harness the passion of the lacrosse community into positive social impact through […]

Who Will Be the Next Game Grower of the Month?

0 - Published April 11, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Site News

Help us find someone who screams, I’m a Game Grower, with not only his words, but his actions. We want to reward all of the best Game Growers nationwide with your help! Besides, who wouldn’t want to help their friends get a sweet new set-up from Easton Lacrosse?!

And the Next Lacrosse Hotbed will be in…?

7 - Published April 9, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Site News

This week’s reader poll is all about emerging areas. You know well enough by now that we love the rapid expansion and growth of lacrosse. It’s only a matter of time before a new major hotbed pops up and starts spitting out NCAA phenoms.

Growing The Game: Lacrosse in La Crosse

2 - Published March 27, 2013 by in Grow The Game

Recently I came in contact with a passionate lacrosse fan from Wisconsin who has been working to create a very special day of lacrosse.

CityLax Gala: Breaking Records, Helping People

1 - Published March 25, 2013 by in Grow The Game, High School, Words of Wisdom

CityLax, a large not-for-profit volunteer group that focuses on growing the sport of lacrosse in NYC, held their annual fundraising Gala just over a week ago, and they got a great turnout, and raised a ton of money, which will go towards supporting lacrosse in New York City public schools.

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Video: Teach Us How To Play OUR Game

0 - Published March 25, 2013 by in Grow The Game, High School, Videos

This amazing video comes to us from Eastern Oregon, a rural part of the state, where the game of lacrosse is rapidly taking off. Native communities are picking the sport up, and LAS’s own Richard Roy is a big part of the group making a huge difference. You want to see the game growing? Here […]

Game Grower of the Month: March 2013

3 - Published March 20, 2013 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Site News

Congratulations to Alonso Miller of Indianapolis, IN, the March 2013 Game Grower of the Month.

Who Will Be the Next Game Grower of the Month?

0 - Published March 12, 2013 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Site News

Help us find someone who screams, I’m a Game Grower, with not only his words, but his actions. We want to reward all of the best Game Growers nationwide with your help! Besides, who wouldn’t want to help their friends get a sweet new set-up from Easton Lacrosse?!

Shootout for Soldiers

Shootout for Soldiers 2013: 24 hours, 1 game, 1 goal

0 - Published March 7, 2013 by in Grow The Game

For the second straight year, a group in Baltimore aims to support wounded American troops through the organization of a 24 hour lacrosse game called the Shootout for Soldiers.

Amazing CityLax Video On Eve of NYC Gala

1 - Published March 7, 2013 by in Grow The Game, Videos

This Winter, we had an excellent turnout at the CityLax Free Winter Clinics in New York City. Throne of String created an amazing video from our clinics in Brooklyn!