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Chad Weidmaier lift check with Trilogy lacrosse

The Dirty Lift Check

0 - Published May 23, 2014 by in Featured, Training

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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Tweet of the Week: Backyard Ball the Difference for Thompson Trio

0 - Published May 22, 2014 by in NCAA, Training

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.

Z dodge with connor martin

The Z Dodge and Rocker Step

0 - Published May 15, 2014 by in Featured, Training

This dodge is taught less and less, but it’s a beauty. Why is it taught less, and why should it be taught more? Does this dodge require a higher lacrosse IQ? How similar is it to the rocker step in terms of set up? The Z dodge is definitely a hard dodge to pull off and set up in games.

Chase Carraro face off clamp lacrosse facing off

Facing Off: The Clamp

0 - Published May 9, 2014 by in Featured, Training

One of my favorite things about teaching the fundamentals of face-offs is that the improvement can happen instantly. Eventually it’s the little things that separate good face-off men from great face-off men.

mitch belisle long stick ground balls for lacrosse defensemen

Defensive Stick Work

0 - Published April 25, 2014 by in Featured, Training

I often get questions about picking up a groundball with a long pole, and more often than not, it seems to come from the dad of the player who is 3’2″, weighs about as much as a bag of feathers and has what seems like a 30lb and 20ft long pole. Let me start by saying that I don’t think any player should use a long pole longer than themselves.

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Creating a Highlight Tape

0 - Published April 18, 2014 by in Training

Sending a college coach a highlight video is one of the best ways to make that coach better acquainted with you as a player, as well as to make him want to see you play in person.

Club Directors Panel: High School Teams Vs Club

0 - Published April 11, 2014 by in College, High School, Training

Our fourth Club Directors Panel presented a bit of a challenge for our participants, because we asked about attitudes of those associated with off-season lacrosse. By no means are we being accusatory of our panel, but as the scene continues to evolve, we are simply wondering what they’re experiencing from their side of the table.