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Rec-Less Abandon: The Club-Rec Divide

January 12, 2015    8314 Views

Rec-Less Abandon: The Club-Rec DivideClub or rec? The choice, if forced upon you, comes down to what will allow your child to love his or her lacrosse experience. Read More »

Top 10 Boys Lacrosse Rule Myths: Busted

January 9, 2015    32856 Views
Top 10 Boys Lacrosse Rule Myths: BustedConfused about a situation you've seen on the lacrosse field? Our resident official digs in to the rulebook to debunk the top 10 boys lacrosse rule myths. Read More »

A Look Inside the “Hybrid” Youth Lacrosse Program

December 16, 2014    10889 Views
A Look Inside the “Hybrid” Youth Lacrosse ProgramWhat if we found a middle ground between developmental rec programs and select travel programs? Here’s a look at a successful “hybrid” youth lacrosse program. Read More »

USOC Report: The Formula for Developing Elite Athletes

December 11, 2014    20298 Views
USOC Report: The Formula for Developing Elite AthletesWhen developing players for maximum performance, what really pushes them to an elite level? Multiply the fun factor and add other sports to foster lacrosse stars. Read More »

Dom Starsia: A (Second) Letter to Lacrosse Parents

November 25, 2014    55840 Views
Dom Starsia: A (Second) Letter to Lacrosse ParentsUniversity of Virginia head coach Dom Starsia shares his thoughts on the role of club lacrosse in player development. Read More »

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

November 14, 2014    8678 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    15313 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 »

Rec: It's Not a Dirty Word

November 5, 2014    13322 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 »

What Does It Take to Be Great? Tips from 35 Team USA Stars

October 30, 2014    23961 Views
Rob Pannell Team USAWhat advice do the top lacrosse players in the world have for youth players who aspire to greatness? We asked current and former Team USA members to weigh in. Read More »

Survey: Parents Concerned with Quality, Behavior of Youth Coaches

October 16, 2014    9926 Views
Survey: Parents Concerned with Quality, Behavior of Youth CoachesA new national survey of parents by espnW shows broad and deep concern about a variety of key issues involving youth athletics, and coaching in particular. Read More »

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