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It’s all about the kids! More kids play lacrosse today than ever before. Our sport is quickly becoming the #1 choice for young athletes.


Concussions & Lacrosse: A Growing Concern

2 - Published October 26, 2011 by in College, High School, Training, Youth

Concussions in sports, especially football, hockey and lacrosse, are a growing concern. Education and treatment are key, but that is only half of the equation. We can’t forget about prevention!

Ansley Jemison explains the Iroquois Lacrosse Program

Teaching The Roots Of The Game

2 - Published October 15, 2011 by in High School, Youth

We found a gem of a video featuring the Iroquios Lacrosse Program putting on an introductory Youth Lacrosse Clinic in Humboldt County. This is awesome stuff. Grow the Game!

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Fireside Chat: Jack Morrison – PYLA & Philadelphia Lacrosse

3 - Published October 4, 2011 by in Interviews, Training, Youth

We sit down with the newly hired Director of Lacrosse Operations, Jack Morrison, for the Philadelphia Youth Lacrosse Association and Team Phildelphia Lacrosse, to get the inside scoop on what he has planned and where Philly lax is heading!

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Elite Team Tryouts: Harsh Reality With A Silver Lining

12 - Published September 22, 2011 by in High School, Training, Youth

Barry Marenberg, a longtime reader and friend of LAS, stops by to talk about the issues surrounding elite travel team tryouts for youth, middle school, and even high school players. It’s a very interesting take on costs and benefits.

Man Bro Bro Man Sunglasses Photo of the Week Photo Of The Week!

2 - Published September 20, 2011 by in Site News, Youth

The Photo of the Week is back but with a twist! Submit your Photo Of The Week to LAS at, and make sure you check out the new rules! A lax photo at its finest!

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Weekend Caption Contest + Winners!

43 - Published September 17, 2011 by in Site News, Youth

It’s a special Weekend Caption Contest! We’ve got two youth players going hard at the face off X, and what makes for a great photo! We also announce winners from our last two contests!

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US Lacrosse Adopts Age-Appropriate Youth Rules – It’s About Time!

7 - Published September 16, 2011 by in Youth

US Lacrosse has adopted age-appropriate rules for youth lacrosse. Brunelle takes a stab at explaining each rule’s importance from a coaches perspective. Check it out.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: American Box Lacrosse

6 - Published September 14, 2011 by in High School, Hot Pot, International, Pro Lacrosse, Youth

WELCOME! This week’s Hot Pot is all about box lacrosse in the good ol’ USA. Plus we’ve got all the links, news, and videos you need to see to get you through the morning.

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Get To Know The PrimeTime Lacrosse Penguins

0 - Published September 2, 2011 by in Gear, High School, Interviews, Training, Youth

Muamer Razic is back with a great interview of PrimeTime Lacrosse. PTL was started by a couple of Babson College lacrosse players and they have really been growing like crazy lately. Plus they have scholarships for kids who can’t afford to play. Grow The Game!

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Connor Martin Brought The Lacrosse Flow To Harlem

3 - Published August 11, 2011 by in Grow The Game, High School, Pro Lacrosse, Training, Youth

Connor Martin and Flow Society made their way up to Frederick Douglass Academy in Harlem (New York City) and the ensuing lacrosse action was fantastic! Grow The Game, ConBroChill! Grow The Game, FDA & HLL Lax Crew!

Lax Evo Pinnacle Lacrosse Camp 2011 Recap

0 - Published August 11, 2011 by in Youth

Jimmy Ciccone is back with one of the most comprehensive camp recaps EVER! He was at Valley Forge Academy in PA for the Lax Evo Pinnacle camp with Brian Dougherty, Ryan Cranston and Johnny Christmas. Sounds like it was a FANTASTIC camp!

ProLax Lacrosse Camp – Golden Goal Tournament Park: Day 1 & 2

1 - Published August 10, 2011 by in High School, Training, Youth

Jimmy Ciccone is back with a GREAT camp post! He’s up in New York at Golden Goal Tournament Park for the ProLax Lacrosse Camps. Brian Karalunas and Drew Adams have been leading the way and it’s been a super fun and instructive camp so far!

Head Coach Simon Cataldo (far right) with a portion of the Frederick Douglass Academy Middle School Lacrosse squad.

Connor Martin Visits Harlem Lacrosse Program: Lax Cultures Collide

6 - Published August 8, 2011 by in Grow The Game, High School, Pro Lacrosse, Training, Youth

Sensational Pro Lacrosse player & marketing personality, Connor “ConBroChill” Martin, to visit Harlem Lacrosse Program; Two worlds of modern lacrosse culture set to collide at Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA is in NYC).

Lax Evo Stone Harbor Camp Recap

0 - Published July 26, 2011 by in High School, Training, Youth

Jimmy Ciccone provides a HUGE, 5-DAY recap of the recent Lacrosse Evolution Camp in Stone Harbor, New Jersey. Tom Slate, Drew Adams, Ryan Cranston and Billy Bitter provided the instruction and Jimmy got it all!!!!

Trilogy Lacrosse: Ryan Boyle Interview

0 - Published July 20, 2011 by in High School, Pro Lacrosse, Training, Youth

Muamer Razic gets to know Ryan Boyle a bit more, and Ryan really opens up about Trilogy Lacrosse and what his life as a pro lax player is like. It’s a great read, from two smart fellows!

Cajun’s Corner – Recruitment, Coaching Award, Quandry

3 - Published July 19, 2011 by in College, High School, Youth

Lacrosse is going strong all Summer in Louisiana. Sure, the humidity is oppressive, but the lax action doesn’t stop. LSU news, incoming freshman news, HS Coach of the Year BIG NEWS!, and Knox drops some KILLER thoughts on Growing The Game!

Hot Pot Of Lax: Just Play Lacrosse

2 - Published July 13, 2011 by in College, High School, Hot Pot, Training, Youth

The opinion in this week’s Hot Pot is relevant to THIS VERY SUMMER! Get your lacrosse life in order, and your priorities straight! Solid links, some big news, and GREAT videos! TWO of them!

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Lacrosse Week In TEXAS! Believe It!

4 - Published July 12, 2011 by in High School, Pro Lacrosse, Youth

Josh “Chewy” Acut is back with some VERY exciting Grow The Game news out of the great state of Texas! Lacrosse Week? What could it be? Pure awesomeness? You know it. GTG! GTL!