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Being a Great Goalie: 5 Questions with Ted Glynn

0 - Published April 3, 2014 by in Interviews, Training

Goal Guardian board member Ted Glynn, a three-time starter and MVP at Kean University, former Owner/General Manager of the Reading Rockets in the Professional Lacrosse League (PLL) and a goaltending instructor in northern New Jersey, sat down with us to answer a few questions for our second installment of the Guardian Goaltending Interview Series.

Game Grower Spotlight: Lee Spitzer

- Published March 27, 2014 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Grow The Game, Interviews

Lee Spitzer is a living legend in the Columbus lacrosse community. From playing at Ohio State, coaching the historic Upper Arlington HS program, officiating youth through the professional level, Mr. Lee Spitzer is well experienced in the sport of lacrosse and is a true example of a Game Grower.

Denver city lax Ben Allison Interview

Game Grower Spotlight: Ben Allison

- Published March 19, 2014 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Grow The Game, Interviews

Denver City Lax is a not-for-profit youth lacrosse initiative based out of Denver, Colorado. I don’t want to spend too much time telling you what Denver City Lax is all about, because their website does a fantastic job of highlighting the goals and successes of such a wonderful organization. I do want to spend time highlighting one of the founders of the group, Ben Allison, who, with his father, Rod, began the development plans for the mission to grow the game amongst intercity youth in Colorado’s largest city, back when Ben was in high school.

Game Grower Spotlight: Richard Roy

- Published March 11, 2014 by in Game Grower Spotlight, Grow The Game, Interviews

Welcome to our first Game Grower Spotlight for 2014. Here at Lacrosse All Stars, our mission has been to Grow The Game since day one. Not only is it our passion to Grow The Game, but we recognize it is the goal of countless others across the world. We want to take the time to honor those that make up the backbone of the lacrosse community, starting this week with Richard Roy of Burns, OR.

Making Elite Recruiting Events Truly Elite

0 - Published March 11, 2014 by in High School, Interviews

A decade ago, there were only a handful of truly elite recruiting camps and tournaments. If you wanted to be seen by top level coaches, and play against the best, this small number of events were where you wanted to be. Fast forward to today, and it seems like there are more recruiting events than there are recruits!

Throwback Thursday: Early Days of England Lacrosse

0 - Published March 6, 2014 by in International, Interviews

As Captain of the Men’s Lacrosse Team at Oxford I receive emails nearly every week from people who have at some point been involved in the Club. Recently I was contacted by Peter Higgins, who had been the Club Treasurer from 1952-1953, and I asked to meet him in person to talk about the game then and his experiences with lacrosse.

Lacrosse Announcer Interview: Chris Marshall

0 - Published January 20, 2014 by in Interviews

We sat down with Chris Marshall to learn more about the life of a well-known lacrosse broadcaster. Chris has been covering games for The Lacrosse Network and is building a reputation as the West Coast’s answer to Quint Kessenich. Check out our back-and-forth conversation with Chris Marshall below.

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Interview: Neal Powless, New Netherlands Coach

0 - Published January 9, 2014 by in Denver 2014, International, Interviews

It was announced yesterday that Neal Powless has been named as the Head Coach for the Netherlands in the upcoming 2014 World Championships, so we spoke with Neal about his appointment, and what the future holds for Dutch lacrosse.

What Is The Guardian Goalie Combine?

0 - Published December 18, 2013 by in Interviews

The Guardian National Championship is a brand new “championship style” goalie combine, and it is the brain child of Ginny Capicchioni. The idea behind the combine is that “the best of the best, both domestically and internationally, are invited to compete against each other for the chance to be crowned the Guardian of their age group”. We had to learn more!

Grown in Minnesota: Nick Jonas’ road from MCLA to NLL

0 - Published November 26, 2013 by in Box, Interviews, MCLA, National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

Growing up in Minnesota, Nick Jonas attended Swarm games, eventually he would get drafted by organization and signed to a two year deal before he ever stepped on the floor. Follow Nick on his journey to the National Lacrosse League.

Koolton Lacrosse (Spain) Interview

0 - Published November 19, 2013 by in Interviews

I met Brian Potter is Prague at the Ales Hrebesky Memorial box lacrosse tournament, as were both playing for Love You To Death. Potter has been over in Europe for a while now, and he has been doing clinics and helping to spread the game in a number of different countries already. Now he is involved with Koolton Lacrosse, and in the interview below he will tell you a lot more about this new European lacrosse brand.

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Lacrosse Mustache Madness: Q&A with HEADstrong

0 - Published November 6, 2013 by in General, Interviews

Photo Credit: Pat Colleluori, HEADstrong I was fortunate enough to get time to talk with the HEADstrong foundation, specifically about their Lax Stache Madness campaign. Pat Colleluori Jr. was kind enough to take his time to answer any questions we could come up with about their foundation, the campaign, and the progression of HEADstrong. Pat is […]

The Lacrosse Show: Chazz Woodson

0 - Published October 18, 2013 by in Interviews, The Life

This week on The Lacrosse Show, Connor Wilson and Mark Powers discuss tryouts for the Canadian national team, the Lacrosse ’14 video game that was recently announced, the Bowhunter Cup, new emerging lacrosse programs, and last but not least, the Sankofa Alliance with special guest Chazz Woodson.

New LXM PRO Video Series: Interview

0 - Published October 17, 2013 by in Interviews, LXM PRO, Videos

The LXM PRO TOur has been a whirlwind of change and evolution so far, and some people, especially back East, seem to be a little confused as to a number of the details, and even the overall story. To remedy this, the LXM, in conjunction with Adrenaline (an LXM and LAS sponsor), has put together an episodic series of videos which will detail the Tour, and give viewers an in-depth look at what is going on. To get even more in-depth, we sat down with LXM PRO and Adrenaline All-Star, Xander Ritz, and peppered him with questions about the Tour and the video series.

NEW Video Game Kickstarter is LIVE!

0 - Published October 14, 2013 by in Interviews, The Life

Crosse Studios, in-conjunction with game developer, Big Ant, announced Lacrosse 14 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and the PC. Lacrosse 14 will be funded through a month long “all-or-nothing” Kickstarter Campaign. We got in contact with Carlo Sunseri, of Crosse Studios, to get some more info on this project.