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Looking to get more involved in the lacrosse community?

There are now more online opportunities to learn more and meet fellow enthusiasts, especially in regions where it has not yet offered as a youth or high school sport. One way to make connections is to take advantage of lacrosse forums. Google Plus is a newer social network that is focused on community, allowing you to follow along with the conversation better than you might be able to on Twitter or Facebook.

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3 Tips For Faster Shooting

Watch Mike Sawyer absolutely rip a 114mph shot. Pay close attention to how he generates power using his whole body during the wind up and follow through.

3 Tips for Faster Shooting

Lacrosse is one of the world’s oldest sports with its origins deeply rooted in North America. This sport also provides a way for many young men and women to achieve an athletic scholarship. One of the most coveted characteristics of college scouts is shot speed, because college goalies are so much faster. The following exercises will add some speed to your shot to help aspiring student-athletes can continue their education and lacrosse careers.

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Unequal HALO and Womens’ Lax Head Protection

Unequal Halo Lacrosse Women

Head protection is a serious matter in any sport and as of late has become a more serious concern in womens’ lacrosse. Unequal Technologies, a relatively new company in the lacrosse world, has come up with a new product called the HALO to address these concerns and offer additional head protection. Before we get into this exciting new product, let’s take a look at what has been going on in the world of womens’ lacrosse in regard to head injury concerns.

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From the Sidelines: Sportsmanship Rules for Parents

Parental sideline behavior has become a hot topic as of late.

Parental sideline behavior has become a hot topic as of late.

From the Sidelines: Sportsmanship Rules for Parents

Few things in life can be more rewarding than watching your kids and your friends’ kids compete on a lacrosse pitch while playing a strong game. Too often, however, parents and coaches find themselves emotionally engaged in the outcome of the game, or the performance of a child, and say or do something they (and their kids) regret. How can parents and coaches remain positive role models and employ good sportsmanship when their kids are out on the field taking hits?

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A Lacrosse Workout Designed to Increase Your Shot Speed

Tips For Shooting Lacrosse

Mark Millon offers advice on choosing the over or under hand shot.

A Lacrosse Workout Designed to Increase Your Shot Speed

You can be a world-star linebacker without ever needing to pass a football, or an elite power hitter who struggles to run from home plate to first. Every lacrosse player, however, needs to have the technique and fundamentals of passing and shooting down cold in order to compete on the field at any level. Certain lacrosse drills can help players of all ages and skillsets to become better attackers with the ball in their cradle.

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