Offense, Defense, Midfield, Goalie
Box sprints and movements allow you to condition your players to constant changes of directions in the sport of lacrosse. This drill allows for 2 straight sprints and 2 side shuffles, one each direction.
Description of Drill-Execution
Set up 4 cones in a box, with about 5-10 yards between each cone.
Players will start at a cone and sprint up to the next cone, then side shuffle to the next cone, when at cone 3 have them perform a drop step at that cone and side shuffle to the next cone.
At cone 4 your player will accelerate and sprint through the first cone they started at.
Variations/Progression/Increased difficulty (As your players improve their skills incorporate the following…)
Add a ground ball to the final straight sprint off of cone 4.