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Interviews with lacrosse players, coaches and community leaders. We’ll talk to anyone with a unique perspective on the game of lax!

Video Interview With Some Thompsons

0 - Published October 11, 2013 by in Interviews, Videos

StylinStrings caught up with three of the Thompson brothers up in Syracuse at the Wooden Stick Expo last month. The guys talk about their wooden sticks, the history of the game, and what it was like to see the documentary, The Medicine Game, unfold before their eyes.

Greg Gurenlian’s Face Off Academy

0 - Published October 8, 2013 by in Interviews, Training

We caught up with Greg Gurnelian and crew earlier this Summer at one of his Face Off Academy clinics in New Jersey, and later asked him some questions about the art of facing off, why he started the FOA, and what he thinks about the future of specialization at the collegiate level.

Matt Russell

Talking Pockets: Matt Russell, Team STX Goalie

0 - Published October 7, 2013 by in Gear, Interviews, LXM PRO, Pro Lacrosse

A couple weekends ago we were lucky enough to make it down to LXM 801 in Orem, UT. I caught a peek of Matt Russell and Johnny Rodriguez’s goalie clinic and I noticed something a little different about Matt’s pocket. One of the high school guys, focused on the lesson, pulled Matt aside when he […]

Team USA Weekend Interviews

0 - Published October 7, 2013 by in International, Interviews

Chris Rosenthall went down to Alexandria, VA after my weekend box game to check out the Team USA fall scrimmages at the Play for Parkinson’s event, and got to catch up with Kevin Cassese, a Team USA assistant, and Kyle Hartzell, a Team USA hopeful! Check out what the insiders had to say about the recent try out scrimmages!

The Lacrosse Show is BACK!

0 - Published October 4, 2013 by in Interviews, The Life

The Lacrosse Show is BACK! Connor Wilson and Mark Powers run through five different lacrosse stories together, and then the two finish up the show with an interview featuring the NLL’s #1 Draft Pick, Logan Schuss!

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!

Interview: Eric Law Joins Denver City Lax

0 - Published September 26, 2013 by in Interviews, Training

We recently learned that Eric Law has taken a job with Denver City Lax, so we sat down with DCL’s Ben Allison to talk about this new hire, and what DCL has in store for the future. The Denver City Lax guys are true Game Growers, and we’re excited to see more professional lacrosse players of Law’s stature getting involved!

Kyle Harrison in Boise

Kyle Harrison Shooting Session in the City of Trees

0 - Published September 25, 2013 by in Interviews, LXM PRO

A couple weeks ago Kyle Harrison made his way to the home of Lacrosse All Stars, Boise, Idaho. Kyle hosted three shooting clinics for youth and high school lacrosse players, and we were lucky enough to grab a few minutes of his time.

StringKing Interview: Rob Pannell

0 - Published September 20, 2013 by in Interviews, Pro Lacrosse

With Rob Pannell getting drafted in NLL, signing with StringKing, making the cut for Team USA (so far), and signing with Brine, he has been a busy man! The guys over at StringKing sat down with Rob to talk about it all, and we’re loving this in-depth conversation.

Team USA Tryout Talk: Greg Gurenlian

0 - Published September 12, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International, Interviews

You might not be one of the best 95 lacrosse players in the US (I’m certainly not), but Greg Gurenlian is, and he’s sharing an in-depth perspective on the US National Team tryouts, held in Late August.

Going Deep With Adrenaline’s Xander Ritz

0 - Published August 23, 2013 by in Interviews

HUGE thanks to Xander for the in-depth answers to our questions about Adrenaline! If you’re a small business owner or operator in the lacrosse space, this is a must read!

MetroLacrosse – Changing Lives With Lacrosse

0 - Published August 14, 2013 by in Interviews, Words of Wisdom

Connor Wilson spoke with Mike Levin, the Executive Director of MetroLacrosse, and a former MLL player, about the current state of the organization, and Mike provided a wealth of knowledge and information. Their conversation is inside.

Interview: Rob Pannell Signs 5 Year Deal With Brine

0 - Published August 6, 2013 by in Interviews

Rob Pannell has signed a five year deal with Brine, and this lengthy contract should help keep Rob going in lacrosse full-time for the foreseeable future. We spoke with Rob about the deal, what it means to him, and why he chose to go with Brine.

From Lehigh To Israel: Kyle Stiefel Lacrosse Interview

0 - Published July 22, 2013 by in International, Interviews

In Sean Christman’s past work for LAS, he has written about Division 3 NCAA lacrosse and the MLL. However, this piece is entirely different. When looking through the Lehigh senior night program, Sean saw something that caught his eye. Senior midfielder Kyle Stiefel was trying out for the Israeli national team.

NJ Riot Interviews: Jake Pepe

0 - Published July 19, 2013 by in High School, Interviews

As we follow the New Jersey Riot 2016 team, and update you on their first hand experiences at camps, tournaments, and other events in the club lacrosse scene, we will also introduce you to some of their players via interviews. We want to know how potential college players think nowadays, and there is no better way to get informed than by talking to the players of today!