Coaches: The Gamification of Practice

Jan 23, 2017

When it comes to playing the game, players spend considerably more time without the ball than they do with the ball. In fact, some players may not touch the ball for a quarter, half, or even the entire game. 

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3 Secrets for Sustaining Excellence in Your Lacrosse Program

Apr 08, 2015

It's one thing to achieve success with your lacrosse team, but how do you sustain it? Here are three keys.

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8 Easy Ways to Become a Better Coach During Your Downtime

Mar 20, 2015

From the March 2015 issue of Lacrosse Magazine, here are eight easy ways to become a better lacrosse without compromising your daily routine.

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4 Must-Have Components of Lacrosse Player Evaluation

Feb 16, 2015

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.

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No More Ghost Man on First: Youth Lacrosse and Free Play

Dec 19, 2014

As kids, we were creative and we found ways to make our various games work without the “coaching” of adults. Why isn't that happening today?

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11 Essential Principles of Lacrosse Practice Planning

Dec 17, 2014

Planning a lacrosse practice is more than just drills on paper. Use these 11 key concepts to help you build great practice plans.

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USOC Report: The Formula for Developing Elite Athletes

Dec 11, 2014

When 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.

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Saying More with Less Words

Nov 21, 2014

Now more than ever our student-athletes are engaged in the use of social media to communicate. How can you use Twitter-speak to get your point across?

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Venus or Mars? It Doesn’t Matter, as Long as You Can Coach

Nov 13, 2014

If you want your team to reach its potential, hire the coach that can get it there in a safe, fun, educational and positive way, regardless of gender.

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How and When to Use the Three Basic Lacrosse Dodges

Oct 14, 2014

Help your youth lacrosse players take the next step with these tips for face, roll and split dodges.

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