Top 4 College Lacrosse Rivalries

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Top 4 College Lacrosse Rivalries

The sports world is full of teams that are perpetually at odds with each other. It certainly makes good theater, as fans can get especially pumped when “their” team takes on “those other guys” and get even more excited when “they” win.

At the elite levels, both teams usually demonstrate similarly high levels of skill. But this actually can increase the feuding — evenly matched teams may lead to more close calls, more nail-biters and more grumblings of “we’ll get ‘em next time.” It also increases the passion of the players and fans ready to bring “it” a little more for future match-ups.

Some legendary rivalries in lacrosse can go well beyond one rough game – they can stretch back generations, and only true fans will remember the initial reason for the bad blood. Here are some of our favorite, fiercest match-ups:

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How To Stash Your Stuff After Lacrosse Practice

How To Stash Your Lax Gear After Practice

How One ComLax Employee Stashes His Gear

How To Stash Your Stuff After Lacrosse Practice

Going from lacrosse practice to class, or from a game to some other extracurricular activity, can be tough to coordinate. Not only will you find yourself struggling to organize your sports bag and sports equipment, but somewhere in all the chaos you’ll need to keep your keys, wallet, and phone within easy access without leaving them in the locker room or some other location. And, if you’re like a lot of other lacrosse players, you might even have a sports bag to lug around all of that. What’s the best way to keep track of your stuff?

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Why Is There No Shot Clock in College Lacrosse?

 

Lacrosse Shot Clock

Does College Lacrosse Need a Shot Clock?

Why Is There No Shot Clock in College Lacrosse?

If you have been paying any attention to NCAA lacrosse of late, then you will know that there is a fierce debate going on between shot clock enthusiasts and the ones who loathe them. Lacrosse rules, at the moment, have no official shot clock at the collegiate level. Officials are told to ‘monitor the game’ for teams attempting to stall out their opponent and only then step in to send out a warning. This has left much of the game in the hands of discretionary refs, something that shot clock enthusiasts dislike. So why would NCAA lacrosse be better off without a shot clock? Aren’t there justified concerns? Keep reading to find out!

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Recommended: Top 5 Lacrosse Forums on Google Plus

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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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