Maverik Optik Head Review

Maverik Optik Review

Maverik Optik Head

I was very fortunate to get a hold of the new Maverik Optik head (HS spec) before its release date on July 4th. I had been eager to string one of these up and take it for a test drive, so I was pretty excited when it showed up!

At first glance, I noticed the Maverik Optik has a similar offset to the Warrior Evo and a comparable overall look to the Nike Vapor. The Optik has the proper balance of a lightweight feel, adequate stiffness in the throat and flex in the upper third – where it’s needed for performance. This head is designed for the offensive player with a balanced shooting and feeding game.

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The Ultimate Lacrosse Faceoff Techniques

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One of the fastest growing aspects in the sport of lacrosse is the Faceoff and FOGOs (FaceOffGetOff). Players who are exceptional at taking faceoffs are becoming more and more valuable as time passes and the game continues to grow. They have become so important that over the past ten years, that we have seen players get recruited by colleges solely for their faceoff ability. The faceoff is not only important because of the opportunity to gain possession of the ball, but if you have a consistent FOGO you can stop the opposition from gaining momentum throughout the game. Here are three important factors in being successful at the faceoff:

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The Best Lacrosse Forums for Goalies

Top Goalie Internet Forums

In any sport, let alone one with a niche like lacrosse, it’s only natural for athletes to want to gain a competitive advantage in any way, shape or form that they can. Yes, many kids do things, like go to camps, take lessons from more experienced players, and practice the game routinely that will help a young lacrosse player to grow and improve their skill set. But there’s also a variety of other things that a lacrosse player can do and several other venues that players can go to for information to gain a competitive advantage.

For instance, one place to go for information are internet message boards. There are a bevy of lacrosse forums available on that can help players with topics such as equipment, playing technique, and other miscellaneous things that goalies have questions about or require help with.

But what about lacrosse goalies? Don’t worry – there are lacrosse forums for goalies, too. Here’s a look at some of the most popular forums for lacrosse goaltenders:

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The Warrior Noz Is Back!

Warrior Noz Head

Warrior Noz Head

The Noz is Back!!! Due to the immense number of requests we received from you all we decided to bring the Warrior Noz back in stock for this summer. Warrior originally released the Noz back in 2010, and it is still one of the most popular offensive heads so they decided to put it back into production.

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Paul Rabil On Recruiting, Coaching, Desert Islands and More…

Paul Rabil Interview

Last week we had a chance to pick the mind of one of the best lacrosse players of all-time, Paul Rabil. Below you can see our questions and his answers:

Will Walker: Do you remember who gave you your first stick, and what kind it was?

Paul Rabil: My neighbor, Bruce Nechanicky, who went on to play at the Naval Academy, gave me my first stick at age 12. It was an Edge!

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