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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!

Forum Friday

Wood Choice For Wooden Lacrosse Sticks

0 - Published October 18, 2013 by in Gear

This post is an oldie but goodie in the LAS Community Forum that has gained a lot of new discussion over the last few weeks. It’s all about wood lacrosse sticks, and what type of wood is best.

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Blind Item Answered: Unofficially, Of Course

0 - Published October 16, 2013 by in Gear

A new sponsor is emerging for one of the professional lacrosse leagues… can you guess which league we’re talking about, and which sponsor we’re hinting at? Here is a little “extra” info, to get you guessing!

Epoch Releases Gen5 Lacrosse Shaft: The Insider Scoop

0 - Published October 5, 2013 by in Gear

Only a couple of months after releasing their new and improved Gen4 shafts, Epoch is now getting set to also release their Gen5 shafts onto the market. The Gen4 shafts were lighter than the Gen3 shafts, and had a slightly different look. The Gen5 shafts take things a bit further, and offer Reload Technology that helps the shaft snap back into shape.

Traditional Thursday: Old Ball Looks Like Traditional

0 - Published October 3, 2013 by in Gear

I found this older lacrosse ball a while back, and it was a truly great find. I was running a camp, and doing a ball hunt, and I thought I’d found just another lost nugget at first. Then I pulled it out from under the bleachers, and I was pleasantly surprised to see that it was totally weird!

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The Beast’s Ideal Face Off Head

0 - Published October 1, 2013 by in Gear, LAS Insider

Greg Gurenlian drops knowledge on us when it comes to selecting the best head for taking face offs. He’s got no brand bias, and gives you the two KEY characteristics you want in any head, if you want to be dominant at the X…

Lax Hacks: Saving Your Butt

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

This simple Lax Hack will keep your shaft from “cookie cuttering” your rubber end cap. Personally I don’t use rubber butt ends anymore but I used to use this trick to keep my shafts from ripping apart the rubber and exposing the metal. Not only is an uncovered butt end dangerous but it’s also illegal and you’ll be putting your team at risk for an unnecessary penalty.

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Photo of the Week: Tommies’ Matte and Purple

0 - Published September 25, 2013 by in Gear

When you’re a powerhouse team, you have the luxury of wearing whatever gear you want because you have the talent to back it up. Fortunately, the two-time defending MCLA Division II champs, the St. Thomas Tommies, decided to have stylish helmets for the 2013-2014 school year.

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Gear Review: Edge X Superlight by Brine Lacrosse

0 - Published September 24, 2013 by in Gear Reviews

The Edge is famous for being an elite defensive head, and while this incarnation is no different, it does provide more versatility due to its universal specs and “Superlight” construction. As an offensive player, I was curious to see how I’d like this head, and was overall impressed with how it performed.