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Epoch Firefly IQ5 Handle Review

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EPOCH FIREFLY IQ5 – This year Epoch has partnered with us here at Lacrosse Playground for a serious heavy duty review of almost every handle they have on the market. It started with the F30 and has extended to the rest of the lineup including the Firefly handles. Many of the Epoch handles carry similar […]

Posted in: Epoch, Equipment Reviews

Epoch C40 Goalie Handle Review

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Epoch C40 Goalie Handle – Goalie handles are becoming less common and are often just thinner weaker versions of popular short sticks. Epoch has spent a good amount of time addressing this and coming out with the Dragonfly Gen V C40. This is another handle in the C series, but 40 inches longer for the […]

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SOSO 53: LE Epoch Hawk, Digi Camo and Mike’s new Hashtag name

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Posted in: Brine, Companies

String League: Encore Brand Lacrosse Week 2 Challenge

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Stylin Strings: Proud Stringers for Franklin & Marshall Women’s Team

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Franklin & Marshall is a prestigious 4-year private co-education college located in Lancaster, Pensylvania. Their Division III women’s lacrosse team boasts 11 conference and two NCAA championships, one in 2007 and one in 2009. They started this year ranked #8 in the IWCLA poll and now after seven straight wins they look to keep their […]

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True Temper Sports Announces TRUE Lacrosse Brand

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MEMPHIS, TN – After 10 years crafting handles for the top brands in the lacrosse industry, True Temper Sports announced today the launch of its own brand, TRUE Lacrosse. Now, the sport’s leading engineers and designers can bring top design and elite performance directly to athletes at a great value. “Players at all levels have […]

StringKing Grizzly Mesh Review

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StringKing Grizzly Mesh: Grizzly Mesh Kit (white) on a Lime Green STX Shield: Last Fall StringKing contacted us at Lacrosse Playground to get some testing done on their Type 2 mesh. We tested that mesh out with one of the best goalies I’ve seen play and have had the privilege to coach, Carter Kusek, of […]

String League: Throne of String Week 1

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Welcome to String League, lacrosse’s biggest stringing competition. Week one is meant to challenge and stretch competitors’ problem solving, and adaptability. Our first week of the finals belongs to Throne of String. Throne’s owner Joe gives us some background on his lacrosse company based out of Brooklyn, New York. This week’s challenge for contestants @Brostrings, […]

SOSO 52 : Rasta Sticks and Fake Mustaches. Custom Strung Sticks and Dye Jobs

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Posted in: Companies, Dyeing

C-12 Lacrosse Celly Line Handle

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This week we got a chance to review C-12 Lacrosse’s Celly Line Midfield handle. The shaft definitely looked sharp coming out of the box, so we were hoping that it would hold up to the beating we would put it through. After reading about C-12’s Flex Minimizing Technology (FMT) is was certainly interesting to see […]