Welcome to Episode 1 of Connor Versus! In this series, Connor takes on professional lacrosse players in a couple of different competitions, and will mostly embarrass himself in the process. If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to compete against the pros, this is pretty much it!
Tips and advice from coaches, pro lacrosse players, training experts, and more.
Presented by Trilogy Lacrosse, the Leader in Lacrosse Education.
I’m coaching at an instructional lacrosse camp in New York City this week and next, and it’s serving as a great reminder as to why instructional camps are so important, and why I like them so much.
Editor’s Note: We’ve been asking Connor Martin questions about his new lacrosse training tip videos and he’s been responding in his own special vernacular. There’s no shortage of lacrosse knowledge being shared here, and this week we want to know how ConBroChill prepared for the MLL and what it takes to dodge! Physical Dodging First thing I […]
An unorthodox and new contribution to Harvard’s success came from athletics professional Dan Boyne, who for 28 years has directed the recreational sculling program in Weld Boathouse.
Joe Bannon, goaltender for the Chesapeake Bayhawks and Trilogy goalie instructor, breaks down the necessity of having proper footwork in the crease.
Can you “burn out” from doing something too much, and if so, how can you avoid burn out in lacrosse? Connor Wilson explains what it is, how to avoid burn out, and how to fight it!
What is a Thompson Target? You’re about to find out! This isn’t just ANY plywood board, this board has a small HOLE in it, and that makes it a Thompson Target.
The Cancer Research Institute, which is known as the Leader in Immunotherapy, raises money that goes directly to fighting cancer using a revolutionary and an increasingly successful class of treatments called immunotherapy. So what happens when Trilogy, the Leader in Lacrosse Education, meets the Leader in Immunotherapy? Lacrosse crushes cancer.
In order to keep the ball in-bounds and to give my team a better chance of gaining possession, I added the “Goose” to my skill set. This is a very simple but effective skill to add to your repertoire.
Find someone who is at a higher level than you are, and create your own Training Day. Challenge yourself, see how the next elite level works and lives, and raise your game. Take pride in being a small fish in a big pond again, and you might just accomplish more than you thought possible.
Capitalize on your opportunities by eliminating some of the common mistakes shooters make.
The lift check is one of the most effective checks a defenseman can utilize. The “dirty” lift check is a special technique which I have developed in my style of play.
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The Thompson Trio’s incredible run may have ended last weekend against Notre Dame, but the three Albany attackmen certainly have inspired a lot of players with their play. And to think, they became that good at lacrosse from hours of hard work spent playing in the back yard, rather than a fancy summer or recruiting camp.
Once you have clamped the ball, there are a couple of options you have at the face-off X.
Bottom Line: you want to put the ball where only you or your wing players have the opportunity of picking up the ball.