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4 Must-Have Components of Lacrosse Player Evaluation

February 16, 2015    8940 Views
4 Must-Have Components of Lacrosse Player Evaluation One of the most difficult tasks for a coach is fairly and accurately evaluating players. Ease the burden by using age-appropriate evaluation rubrics at tryouts. Read More »

Your Edge: The Jump Shot with Fairfield's Colin McLinden

February 12, 2015    2451 Views
Your Edge: The Jump Shot with Fairfield's Colin McLinden Fairfield's Colin McLinden shows you how to create separation off an alley dodge and execute a jump shot. Watch it on Lacrosse Magazine’s new YouTube channel. Read More »

6 Simple Words Every Lacrosse Player Wants to Hear

February 12, 2015    28565 Views
6 Words Every Lacrosse Player Wants to Hear The six most important words every lacrosse player wants to hear from their parents are “I love to watch you play.” One of our resident sports parents explains. Read More »

4 Definitive Styles of Modern Women’s Lacrosse Defenders

February 11, 2015    10933 Views
4 Definitive Styles of Modern Women’s Lacrosse Defenders Whether your goal is to be a shutdown defender, playmaker, quarterback or just rock solid, learn the skills necessary for becoming an effective modern defender. Read More »

Lacrosse Coaches: How Well Do You Know Your Players?

February 10, 2015    3905 Views
Lacrosse Coaches: How Well Do You Know Your Players?How well do you really know and understand each of your players? It might sound like a weird question, but it’s actually critically important. Read More »

Cross-Crease Finishing Drill [Video]

February 10, 2015    6392 Views
Cross-Crease Finishing DrillThe Cross-Crease Finishing Drill (with videos for men’s and women’s game) teaches your players how to catch the ball in the midfield area and shoot on the run. Read More »

Dealing with Recruiting Realities: 5 Takeaways for Parents

February 10, 2015    14187 Views
Dealing with Recruiting RealitiesThe recruiting calendar for college lacrosse moves up each year. What should you be doing? Read More »

How to Coach Physicality in Youth Lacrosse [Video]

February 9, 2015    6261 Views
How-to-Coach-Physicality-in-Youth-Lacrosse-Video Former San Jose State lacrosse player and current youth coach Sean Carscadden talks about coaching physicality in youth lacrosse. Read More »

Video: Team USA’s Kelly Rabil on Playing Your Part in the Ride

February 6, 2015    3233 Views
Video: Team USA’s Kelly Rabil on Playing Your Part in the RideIn this month’s segment of Lacrosse Magazine’s “Your Edge,” Team USA world champion midfielder brings you tips on how to play your role in a team riding scheme. Read More »

Don’t Give Us the New Ref! A Lacrosse Official’s Perspective

February 5, 2015    5717 Views
Don’t Give Us the New Ref! A Lacrosse Official’s PerspectiveNew doesn't automatically mean bad—it means new. Our resident official lays out reasonable expectations for youth lacrosse officials and parents this season. Read More »

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