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2016 NFHS Boys' Lacrosse Rules Simply Stated

August 28, 2015    2504 Views
2016 NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules Changes Simply StatedThe NFHS published the rules changes for the 2016 boys’ lacrosse season. There were four major changes and five points of emphasis. Read More »

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

August 10, 2015    4727 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    1873 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    5352 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    2826 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    602 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    7434 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    4129 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    2667 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    1247 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 »

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