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Beware the Burnout Factor in Youth Lacrosse

March 12, 2014    4945 Views
Beware of the Burnout Factor, Youth LacrosseDr. Richard Ginsburg of the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee offers suggestions to help your child avoid the burnout factor in youth lacrosse. Read More »

A College Coach’s Advice on Supporting Your Kid’s Team in a Positive Fashion

March 11, 2014    8900 Views
Supporting your kids team in a positive fashionJohns Hopkins women’s coach Janine Tucker offers tips for parents to engage positively in their child’s lacrosse experience. Read More »

4 Best Practices for Respecting Boundaries as a Parent-Coach

March 10, 2014    4278 Views
4 best practices for respecting boundariesCoaching your child’s team can be tricky. Here are some tips for doubling as parents and coaches. Read More »

Ask the Right Questions, Particularly on the Car Ride Home

March 7, 2014    6892 Views
Ask the right questions, particularly in the carPositive Coaching Alliance’s Jim Thompson offers postgame-friendly questions for the car ride home. Read More »

Seek the Best Experience (Not Necessarily the Best Team)

March 6, 2014    6816 Views
Seek the Best ExperienceTrevor Tierney desmystifies the constant search among parents and players to be on the “best team” that wins the most games and tournaments. Read More »

Beware the Recruiting Racket (And Those Who Profit From It)

March 5, 2014    14385 Views
Recruiting RacketAs lacrosse explodes nationally, lax moms and dads encounter more questions than answers. In the first of a seven-part series, we dig deeper into the recruiting racket. Read More »

Women’s Drill of the Month: Post Passing and Cutting

February 21, 2014    2887 Views
Post Passing and CuttingThe Post Passing and Cutting Drill focuses on decision-making, timing and direction of cuts, and is an excellent foundation drill for girls. Read More »

Men’s Drill of the Month: Possession Boxes

February 20, 2014    2193 Views
Men's Drill of the Month: Possession BoxesThe Possession Boxes drill focuses on working together as a team to maintain possession and to get clean, smart passes off under pressure. Read More »

Building the Modern Player: Low Man Wins

February 17, 2014    1583 Views
Building the Modern PlayerThe lower a player gets to the ground, the harder they are to knock off balance and the more leverage they have to do what they want. Read More »

Choose Wisely: The Role of Captains on Your Team

February 14, 2014    4143 Views
The Role of CaptainsWhile preparing for the high school lacrosse season, give some thought to the role of captains on your team. Read More »

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