Minnesota Lacrosse: A History – The Book You Need To Read

The book you must read this winter is “Minnesota Lacrosse: A History” by Alan Childs. The extensive research put into to the completion of this piece of history is unparalleled. Perfect for all ages, learn about the game we all love with a copy today!

Minnesota: First NCAA Lax Programs Set for 2017

Minnesota NCAA UNW NCU

Racing to become the first NCAA lacrosse program in the state of Minnesota, the University of Northwestern and North Central University are both focused on building programs to begin competition in the 2017 spring season.

Arizona LaxCats Episode Four: Yowza

Arizona LaxCats Yowza

This week the Arizona LaxCats travel up north to the Coaches vs Cancer Classic in Phoenix featuring 10 of the top MCLA teams in the nation.

Eden Prairie To Clash With Rosemount In Minnesota Championship Game

MN hs lacrosse state championship preview

Minnesota weather is by definition ‘unpredictable’ and that proved true on Saturday when the MSHSL Boys Lacrosse Championship game was postponed due to heavy rain and lightning. That meant the showdown between two of the top prep teams in the Midwest would have to wait. The game was then moved to Monday and again was postponed. Now the two teams are scheduled to meet on Tuesday.

Minnesota State Tournament Preview

At the beginning of the 2014 season, 67 Minnesota teams set out on a quest for one goal: to reach the state tournament and play for a championship. After section playoffs those 67 teams are now down to eight, which have advanced into the tourney scheduled for June 10-14. Games will be played at Chaska and Chanhassen High Schools.

Box lacrosse gaining popularity in State of Hockey

Swarm Credit: Scott Pierson/MN Swarm

The handful of Minnesota Swarm players taking part in Wednesday’s small practice session were a bit late to arrive, but the four Canadians had a good reason: they had to watch the second period of Canada’s hockey game against Latvia in the Sochi Olympics.

Grown in Minnesota: Nick Jonas’ road from MCLA to NLL

Growing up in Minnesota, Nick Jonas attended Swarm games, eventually he would get drafted by organization and signed to a two year deal before he ever stepped on the floor. Follow Nick on his journey to the National Lacrosse League.

Junior Swarm: A Model For America

Jr. Swarm

Minnesota is on board, are you? If you read my last article about the Jr. NLL, you probably noticed the guys dressed in the yellow honey comb jerseys. That would be the Junior Swarm and although they haven’t been playing lacrosse indoors for very long, the instruction and commitment they have received from Aime Caines, Ryan Benesch and the rest of the Swarm organization, is what I believe rocketed them to the top.

Welcome to the Land of 10,000 Laxers

Please welcome Manny Chavez to LAS! Manny will be covering lacrosse in the land of 10,000 Lakes… Minnesota! There’s more to this state than hockey and hot tater dishes!