2013 Occidental Lacrosse Player Blog: Swag Captain

2013 Occidental Lacrosse Player Blog: Swag Captain


If I had to describe lacrosse to someone I would say that it is the sports equivalent of the Harlem Shake. When you first watch it, you are sitting there confused as to what is happening until the beat drops and everything goes insane. You then proceed to watch forty-five different YouTube videos on it, and with each video you get more and more stoked. Read More…

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Occidental College Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Player Blog

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Sweet sweet sweet lax. Lacrosse is the best sport on this planet on so many levels. It’s like that really hip song Levels by Avicii in that it just goes from one epic level to the next. First off, it’s got the coolest bros, sickest equipment, and the ladies love it. It’s got the open field style of soccer, the hard hits of football, and the offensive and defensive strategies of basketball. It’s no wonder why the sport is growing exponentially huge. Read More…

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Occidental College Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Player Blog, Making it Count

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Arriving on campus that fall, I had already made a few connections with members of the lacrosse program. Duncan helped me move into my room and get settled in on campus. That first weekend here, he took me out with him to meet and hang out with all his friends on the team. From there I hit the ground running and started training with and developing strong friendships with my new teammates. The strong chemistry we were building off the field began to directly correlate with our budding chemistry on the field. Read More…

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Occidental College Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Player Blog, The Drive

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3 years ago and new to lacrosse, I experienced what it was like to lose every single game of the season and limp into the offseason with only a scrimmage win to cling to. Ever since that first season of college lacrosse, I’ve worked, along with many others who had the same experience, to make sure that such disappointment never happened on our team again. Read More…

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