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How to Use Numbers to Identify Ball Location on Defense

September 3, 2015    4288 Views
How to Use Numbers to Identify Ball Location on DefenseDo your players need help with communicating on defense? Try this numerical system used by Johns Hopkins women’s lacrosse coach Janine Tucker. Read More »

How to Thrive Under Pressure: 3 Ways to Keep Nerves at Bay

September 1, 2015    6403 Views
How to Thrive Under Pressure: 3 Ways to Keep Nerves at BayStruggling with containing your nerves come game time? Use these strategies to become a more confident player when it counts. Read More »

2016 NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules Changes: What You Need to Know

August 28, 2015    52924 Views
2016 NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules Changes Simply StatedOur resident official breaks down what you need to know about the high school boys rules changes and points of emphasis for 2016. Read More »

What a Great Youth Lacrosse Game Looks Like (And Doesn’t)

August 10, 2015    6833 Views
What a Great Youth Lacrosse Game Looks Like (And Doesn’t)Even within one day of tournament play, it’s easy to spot a good youth lacrosse game from a bad one. Our resident official explores some of the telltale signs. Read More »

Are You Willing to Lose, to Win?

August 6, 2015    3631 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    8970 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    4393 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    2601 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    12273 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    8740 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 »