Final takeaways from the World Lacrosse Championships

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The 2014 World Lacrosse Championships wrapped up on Saturday night with Canada defeating the United States. It wasn’t a historic or monumental upset, but is certainly an upset. Perhaps it’s fitting that in an era of growth and parity in the sport that the tournament ended the way it did. Here are some of my takeaways from Saturday’s title game along with the tournament as a whole. Read More…

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Epoch Lacrosse Signs Sponsorship Agreement With Guardian National Championship

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Minneapolis, MN – July 21, 2014 — Epoch Lacrosse is proud to announce that it has signed on as an official sponsor with the Guardian National Championships. All of the goalies attending the groundbreaking combine/championship style event on July 29-31st at the Spooky Nook indoor sports facility (outside of Philadelphia, PA) will be receiving one of Epoch Lacrosse’s revolutionary lightweight carbon fiber Dragonfly R40 goalie shafts. Read More…

Cassese goes for gold as U.S. faces Canada for World Championship Saturday

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BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Lehigh head men’s lacrosse coach and Team USA assistant Kevin Cassese is one win away from a gold medal at the 2014 World Lacrosse Championships. The United States faces rival Canada Saturday night at 9 p.m. ET (7 p.m. in Denver) in the championship game, live on ESPNU and WatchESPN. Cassese is looking for his second straight world title. As a midfielder and team captain in 2010, he led the U.S. to a 12-10 championship game win over Canada. Read More…

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Team USA World Lacrosse Championship Dorm Tour

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Team USA captain Kevin Leveille leads Lacrosse Magazine on a tour of the team’s dorm setup at the University of Denver for the 2014 FIL World Lacrosse Championship. Read More…

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Swiss HeadWrapz Worn For World Games In Denver

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We’ve got some exclusive images of what Team Switzerland is wearing at the World Games in Denver. The Swiss team is donning White Cascade R helmets with Swiss themed HeadWrapz. Very classy! Take a look at more angles below. Read More…

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2014 FIL World Lacrosse Championship Heads into Final Weekend

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The 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Lacrosse Championship presented by Trusted Choice winds down from DICK’S Sporting Goods Park in Denver, Colo., with the semifinals and championship games televised on ESPNU on tonight (Thursday, July 17) and Saturday, July 19. Read More…

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Englehart Named Head Coach at George Washington

WASHINGTON, DC (7/16/14) ̶ Joe Opron, Head Coach of the George Washington University men’s lacrosse team for the last three seasons, has announced that he will be stepping off the sidelines for family and professional reasons and into a new role as Director of Lacrosse Operations. In that new capacity, he will support the team’s administration, budgeting, and relationships with the league and other programs. Read More…

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Private Coaches Help You With Recruiting On and Off the Field

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People ask “Why build the largest network of private instructors in addition to your recruiting service?” Simple. Every player’s game and recruiting strategy is different, both requiring personal attention along with tailored instruction and advice. The majority of ConnectLAX instructors are recent graduates, having just navigated the recruiting process and learned where pitfalls to avoid are. Read More…

Best Lacrosse Hits of the Week

Team USA continues to put in work. Read More…

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Five Days Left To Be Featured In Lacrosse Video Game

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Pittsburgh, PA – Crosse Studios, the creator of over ten lacrosse video games, is offering fans an unprecedented opportunity to have their name and likeliness featured in the first high quality Lacrosse Video Game for Xbox, PlayStation, and Steam. Fans who pledge at Lacrosse15.com in the next five days will be awarded a custom player and two copies of the game! Additionally, backers can join as beta testers and even lock up entire team rosters. Read More…

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