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How to Strike Fast with the Slow Break [Drills]

November 14, 2014    12145 Views
How to Strike Fast with the Slow Break [Drills]Is your team moving right into settled offense after the fast break comes to a halt? Not so fast. Here's how to use the slow break for a quick strike. Read More »

Women’s Recruiting Survey: There’s Still Some Sanity

November 14, 2014    8598 Views
Women’s College Recruiting Survey: There’s Still Some SanityResults of a recent IWLCA recruiting survey support a refreshing reality for high school juniors and seniors who feel like their time has passed. Read More »

Lacrosse Stick Work Finesse: A Lost Art?

November 13, 2014    15151 Views
Lacrosse Stick Work Finesse: A Lost Art?These elite athletes have that foundation of stick work from drilling fundamentals and doing it more than anyone else—not from skipping over them. Read More »

Venus or Mars? It Doesn’t Matter, as Long as You Can Coach

November 13, 2014    6893 Views
Venus or Mars? It Doesn’t Matter, as Long as You Can CoachIf you want your team to reach its potential, hire the coach that can get it there in a safe, fun, educational and positive way, regardless of gender. Read More »

6 Sideline Guidelines for “Official” Fans

November 12, 2014    5971 Views
6 Sideline Guidelines for “Official” FansIf you’re an official who likes to get out and watch games, use these guidelines to help you enjoy the game and maintain a level of professional distance. Read More »

Angry Coach: 5 Steps At Least 2 Too Many

November 7, 2014    6892 Views
Officials must penalize unsporting behavior“The Ramp” does not offer a steep incline. Lacrosse needs swifter, stiffer penalties for unsporting coaches, writes one basketball official. Read More »

5 Steps to Keep an Angry Lacrosse Coach in Check

November 6, 2014    9728 Views
Catching an earful from an angry lacrosse coach? Our resident official details “the ramp,” an escalating series of penalties to help keep things in check. Read More »

Star Drill [Video]

November 6, 2014    11169 Views
Star Drill VideoThe Star Drill is great for working basic stick skills. It will improve your players’ ability to move the ball with patterned movements in a game-like setting. Read More »

Rec: It's Not a Dirty Word

November 5, 2014    13213 Views
Youth Boys Lacrosse PlayerWith the trend towards travel and club lacrosse programs, is there still a place for rec? This writer thinks so. Read More »

Pregame Checklists for Lacrosse Officiating Success

November 4, 2014    3084 Views
Pregame Checklists for Lacrosse Officiating SuccessStruggling with confidence as a lacrosse official? Use these checklists and quotes to make sure you're prepared. Read More »

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