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Are You Willing to Lose, to Win?

August 6, 2015    3413 Views
Milton Georgia Girls LacrosseIt’s gut check time, lacrosse coaches. Time to ask the questions that make us feel a little bit uncomfortable. Are you willing to lose, to win? Read More »

A Rule Maker’s Explanation for Shooting Space in Women’s Lacrosse

August 4, 2015    8280 Views
Shooting SpaceA member of the NFHS and USL rules committees provides a justification for the current obstruction of free space rule in women's lacrosse. Read More »

How to Use the "Game Intensity Index" to Support Athlete Development

July 15, 2015    4224 Views
How the Game Intensity Index Can Help Your CoachingDo you struggle to find ways to get more kids, more touches each day? If so, it’s time to look at your Game Intensity Index (GII). Read More »

Video: How to Fake and Finish with Team USA’s Alex Aust

July 14, 2015    2275 Views
Video: How to Fake and Finish with Team USA’s Alex Aust Team USA attacker Alex Aust’s best fakes are in the “pizza area.” In this video, the former Tewaaraton finalist shares her tips for finishing around the crease. Read More »

6 Timeless Lacrosse Catchphrases You Can Use Forever

July 9, 2015    11998 Views
6 Timeless Lacrosse Catchphrases You Can Use ForeverLafayette coach Jim Rogalski offers six simple reminders he uses whether he’s coaching his college players or working with younger kids at camps and events. Read More »

3 Essential Teaching Points for Picking Up Ground Balls

July 7, 2015    8392 Views
3 Essential Teaching Points for Picking Up Ground Balls It’s been proven time and time again—ground balls win lacrosse games. Here are three keys to keep in mind when teaching your players this critical skill. Read More »

Video: How to Break Down Defensemen from X with Jordan Wolf

July 7, 2015    4097 Views
Video: How to Break Down Defensemen from X with Jordan Wolf In this video from the June issue of Lacrosse Magazine, former Duke and current Rochester Rattlers star Jordan Wolf shows how he breaks down defensemen at X. Read More »

Video: Creating Interceptions with Team USA’s Alice Mercer

July 6, 2015    2284 Views
Video: Creating Interceptions with Team USA’s Alice Mercer Team USA defender and University Maryland All-American Alice Mercer shares her advice on how to create interceptions and knockdowns. Read More »

3 Steps to Shutdown ‘D’: How to Coach Individual Defensemen

July 2, 2015    17003 Views
3 Steps to Shutdown ‘D’: How to Coach Individual Defensemen Team USA and Boston Cannons defenseman Mitch Belisle shares his tried-and-true, three-step progression to teaching the basics of shutdown defense. Read More »

5 Expectations of an Elite Lacrosse Defensive Unit

June 3, 2015    7337 Views
5 Expectations of An Elite Lacrosse Defensive Unit We lay out a series of individual and unit-wide expectations to help your defenders more consistently stop your opponent from scoring and start your team’s offense. Read More »