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LIVE Hangout: East Coast, Throne, Stylin Strings!

0 - Published August 8, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing

Today, at 2PM ET, LaxAllStars will be hosting a LIVE Google Hangout on the subject of stringing, traditional, mesh, and how it can all impact your game! Our knowledgeable guests will include Greg Kenneally (of East Coast Dyes), Joe Williams (of Throne of String), and Justin Skaggs (of Stylin Strings)!

Talking Pockets With UVA’s James Pannell

0 - Published June 25, 2013 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing, Stringing Rules

When James Pannell wasn’t coaching kids, or playing a vicious game of P-I-G against his brother, Rob, he was getting peppered by questions from yours truly. This time around I asked James about his custom UVA dye, his pocket, and how he and his classmates adjusted to the new college rules, including the 2010 heads, and 2013 stringing rules.

Kevin Crowley Talks Stringing Lacrosse Sticks

0 - Published June 18, 2013 by in Gear, Mesh, Pro Lacrosse, Stringing

Stylin’ Strings sat down with MLL and NLL star Kevin Crowley to talk lacrosse, stringing, and how/why Kevin decided to learn how to string his own wand.

Video: Mesh Pocket Stringing by Krieg Shaw

0 - Published June 15, 2013 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing, Tutorials, Videos

From Krieg: My pocket is pretty specific to my stick, in that the head I use is wider than most, and really stiff. This makes it great to string with a deep channel, and keeps the head sturdy enough to not whip out when I shoot or pass.

Which Type of Pocket is the Best?

9 - Published April 1, 2013 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing, Traditional

This week’s Reader Poll goes viral, which pocket is the best in the game?

Hot Pot: Is Your Pocket Holding You Back?

2 - Published March 20, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing, Training

One of the things I learned from Tufts Lacrosse Coach Mike Daly was how to do a simple test to tell if any player’s stick was holding them back.

Stringing With Old Grey Laxer

0 - Published March 8, 2013 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

“It’s not the wand, it’s the wizard” – Duff Goldman. Truer words could not have been spoken, especially when it comes to lacrosse. The problem comes when a new lacrosse player has a brand new stick with a horrendous factory pocket in it.

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A Solution to the Stick Dilemma

32 - Published March 1, 2013 by in College, High School, Mesh, Stringing

With new rules being put in place to regulate the length of shooters, how far down they can be, and if the ball will roll out, I think it’s time we take a look at the bigger issue – the stick itself.

Stringing like Sam Bradman

0 - Published January 25, 2013 by in LXM PRO, Mesh, Stringing

Sam Bradman can flat out score, and while we all know a good player can play with just about any stick, he must be doing something special with his stringing. Fortunately for us, STX just wrapped up a three part stringing series in which Bradman teaches viewers how to lace up a gamer like his.

Hot Pot: The Pros and Cons of Traditional

12 - Published January 23, 2013 by in Hot Pot, Mesh, Stringing, Traditional

As the Spring season gets closer and closer, CW takes a look at the benefits, and the drawbacks, of traditional lacrosse pockets vs. mesh.

Show LAS Your Old School: Way Back Mesh Kit

1 - Published October 18, 2012 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

Lacrosse Mesh is older than you think! In fact, we were shocked to learn just how old the product is, and how little it has changed!

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Will “Pro Strung” Heads Help?

10 - Published November 30, 2011 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

Pro Strung heads seem like the big new trend in lacrosse retail. They are a huge improvement over factory strung heads, and cost the same amount of money. So how could they be bad?

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Connor Wilson Must Dye And String: Warrior Evo3 Goal Netting Edition

19 - Published May 28, 2011 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

Connor Wilson is back with a special head he dyed up just for this big weekend of lacrosse! So much to commemorate, so no theme on this lacrosse head, just an awesome lax dye by CW37!

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So, It’s Like That, Jeremy Thompson?

2 - Published May 9, 2011 by in College, Gear, Mesh, Stringing

Ask and ye shall receive! Jeremy Thompson switched it up to mesh last week, so what happened this weekend against St. John’s? Did he stick with mesh? Back to traditional? You’re slowly killing Connor, Jeremy Thompson!

Davis Lacrosse Association’s (CA) Stringing Clinic

5 - Published April 26, 2011 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

Josh Rottman stops by with a detailed run down on what you need to put on a successful stringing clinic. Whether you’re a 3rd grader new to the game or a sophomore in college, knowing how to string your own stick is a HUGE benefit to your game. Get learned!

Mesh 297: Inconsistency In Stringing Materials

0 - Published February 9, 2011 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

Did you know that lacrosse stick stringing materials vary greatly from manufacturer to manufacturer and store to store? Do you know how much this can affect your game? Josh Rottman has the answers so read on and become a better stringer.

Stringing 102: Triangle Top String

9 - Published January 10, 2011 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing, Training

Kevin McGuirl is back with another string tutorial. This time he’s showing you how to do the Triangle Top String to perfection. Guys like Ned Crotty and the stringers of Pocket 34 use this top string, so you know its legit. Lacrosse knowledge all up in your grill.

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The Mesh-Traditional Debate Rages On

5 - Published January 5, 2011 by in Gear, Mesh, Stringing

The debate rages on! If traditional is better than mesh, why don’t more people use it? No one seems to actually prefer mesh pockets but 99% of players use them. How can you explain this? People will do anything for an edge, even use traditional. We can’t be that lazy!