For 19 consecutive seasons Tom Rotanz has been the Head Boys Lacrosse Coach at Shoreham-Wading River High School on Long Island. An SWR school board meeting on Tuesday night revealed that Rotanz would not retain his job as the coach of the team, and what had been an ugly situation set to brew, is quickly becoming a steaming hot pot of disaster for people on both sides of the debate.
Onondaga Community College and Nassau Community College absolutely went at it yesterday out on Long Island for the NJCAA Men’s Lacrosse national championship. OCC ended up with the 15-11 win, and their fifth straight title, and we were roundly impressed with the talent on both teams.
Welcome to another Lacrosse Video Explosion. It’s Friday, it’s pouring in NYC, and lacrosse season is in full swing. What more could you ask for? Here’s to hoping that the weather is better in your neck of the woods!
In this week’s ‘Who Does It Better?’, we pit two hotbeds against each other to see who has the better accent!
The first annual Empire State Cup lacrosse tournament is underway in New York State. Ryan Connors is here to break down each team and give you a quick preview of the tournament, plus his pick to win it all.
People have always called Baltimore and Long Island “The Meccas of Lacrosse,” and a few other cities have worked their way into the conversation. But which city will be the NEXT to truly break through?
Joe Vitale, an all-american midfielder from Adelphi (NCAA D2) on Long Island, is covering LI box lacrosse in his first post. The game is growing, and this modified version is definitely helping keep Long Island at the top of the lax ladder.
Our newest Fireside Chat is an unreal interview with the Bratton brothers. They’re names are Shamel and Rhamel, and they’ve got a lot to say. Get to know the Brattons a little better and see what’s in store for the future!
Barry Marenberg, a longtime reader and friend of LAS, stops by to talk about the issues surrounding lacrosse combines, athletic testing, and how it can help you get recruited. Are combines the future?
Connetquot High School’s lacrosse community comes together every May to honor three former teammates with an Alumni game. But it doesn’t end there. See what these Connetquot grads are doing to make sure that future laxers in their community have it even better!
The MLL is back for another Summer of high-quality lacrosse! The league has made improvements, but it’s not perfect. Let’s take a deeper look at what they are doing, and what they could be doing!
David Palacios is back with some thoughts on the entire Division 2 NCAA Lacrosse season. The games are over but the opinion, rumors and video highlights just keep coming. Congrats to Mercyhurst again for their first National Title!