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Mastering the Not-So-Simple Art of Sliding

February 18, 2015    11240 Views
Mastering the Not-So-Simple Art of SlidingBefore installing slide packages and recovery patterns, focus on these fundamentals within your defense to get everyone sliding effectively and in unison. Read More »

Video: Lessons from a U.S. Men’s National Team Youth Clinic

February 18, 2015    3130 Views
Video: Lessons from a U.S. Men’s National Team Youth ClinicLast month, Team USA held an awesome clinic for youth and high school players in Naples, Fla., at Champions Challenge. We're using video to bring you three of the six stations from the event. Read More »

Correct Application: A Hard Key to Officiating Success

February 17, 2015    2345 Views
Correct Application: A Hard Key to Officiating Success Officials often joke that “the rules are overrated.” Our resident zebra explains why knowing the rules is the easy part, but applying them correctly is tough. Read More »

4 Must-Have Components of Lacrosse Player Evaluation

February 16, 2015    10051 Views
4 Must-Have Components of Lacrosse Player Evaluation One of the most difficult tasks for a coach is fairly and accurately evaluating players. Ease the burden by using age-appropriate evaluation rubrics at tryouts. Read More »

Your Edge: The Jump Shot with Fairfield's Colin McLinden

February 12, 2015    2870 Views
Your Edge: The Jump Shot with Fairfield's Colin McLinden Fairfield's Colin McLinden shows you how to create separation off an alley dodge and execute a jump shot. Watch it on Lacrosse Magazine’s new YouTube channel. Read More »

6 Simple Words Every Lacrosse Player Wants to Hear

February 12, 2015    30369 Views
6 Words Every Lacrosse Player Wants to Hear The six most important words every lacrosse player wants to hear from their parents are “I love to watch you play.” One of our resident sports parents explains. Read More »

4 Definitive Styles of Modern Women’s Lacrosse Defenders

February 11, 2015    11719 Views
4 Definitive Styles of Modern Women’s Lacrosse Defenders Whether your goal is to be a shutdown defender, playmaker, quarterback or just rock solid, learn the skills necessary for becoming an effective modern defender. Read More »

Lacrosse Coaches: How Well Do You Know Your Players?

February 10, 2015    4225 Views
Lacrosse Coaches: How Well Do You Know Your Players?How well do you really know and understand each of your players? It might sound like a weird question, but it’s actually critically important. Read More »

Cross-Crease Finishing Drill [Video]

February 10, 2015    7015 Views
Cross-Crease Finishing DrillThe Cross-Crease Finishing Drill (with videos for men’s and women’s game) teaches your players how to catch the ball in the midfield area and shoot on the run. Read More »

Dealing with Recruiting Realities: 5 Takeaways for Parents

February 10, 2015    14909 Views
Dealing with Recruiting RealitiesThe recruiting calendar for college lacrosse moves up each year. What should you be doing? Read More »

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