Warrior Sports, Inc. Statement In Response To NOCSAE Press Release



Warrior Sports, Inc. has received notification from the National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) that the Warrior Regulator lacrosse helmet no longer complies with the applicable NOCSAE standards. We disagree with and are disappointed in NOCSAE’s decision. Warrior has always been committed to the highest safety standards for our products. Warrior’s Regulator helmet has passed numerous safety tests performed by ICS, an independent, certified and fully-accredited lab. Read More…

Posted in: Helmets, Warrior

HEADstrong’s Fall Five Combine To Raise $200,000 To Support The Cause

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Holmes, PA – This fall, 55 programs including 38 collegiate men’s and women’s lacrosse teams united on the playing field to make a powerful statement in support of the HEADstrong Foundation™ (HF™). Through 5 special events including the 6th Annual Women’s Nicholas Colleluori Classic in Hempstead NY, 8th Annual Men’s Nicholas Colleluori Classic in Folsom, PA, 2nd Annual University City Classic in Philadelphia, PA, 2nd Annual Face-Off To Fight Blood Cancer in Hopkins, MN and the 1st Annual in HEADstrong Texas Players Clinic in Dallas, TX over $200,000 was raised to support the essential programs and services offered by HF™ to improve quality of life for cancer patients and their families. Read More…

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Epoch Introduces Limited Edition 382c Hawk

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Minneapolis, MN — November 25, 2014 — Epoch Lacrosse today introduced its Limited Edition 382c Hawk to commemorate the launch of its first head. Why 382? The official Pantone and brand color of Epoch Lacrosse is 382C. Only 382 of The Hawk limited edition will be made available and go on sale the week of Thanksgiving at authorized Epoch retail stores priced at $100. Read More…

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Cascade R and Warrior Regulator Lacrosse Helmets are Non-Compliant with NOCSAE Standards

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BALTIMORE, Nov. 24, 2014 — US Lacrosse, the national governing body for men’s and women’s lacrosse, has been notified by NOCSAE (National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment) that two lacrosse helmet models currently available in the marketplace — the Cascade Model R and the Warrior Regulator — do not meet the NOCSAE helmet standard, ND041. Read More…

Posted in: Cascade, Helmets

Guardian Sports Announces Dates for Second Annual National Championships

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NEW YORK — November 19, 2014 — Over 150 goalies from across the country will be converging on the Spooky Nook Sports Center in Manheim, PA, on July 27-30, 2015 to take part in the second annual Guardian National Championships. The Guardian National Championship, an invite only event, brings together the best lacrosse goalies from across the country to compete against each other and display their skills in front of 50 plus Division I, II and III college coaches. Read More…

Stylin’ Strings Speed Pass Lacrosse Stringing Service Released

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The stick makers at Stylin’ Strings are proud to announce that we have something quite functional to now offer our customers. As if we couldn’t make our lacrosse pockets any better, we are now able to expedite our stringing production rate increasing how fast they could potentially arrive at your door, depending on your needs. Read More…

STX and Schutt Join Forces to Revolutionize the Lacrosse Helmet Market

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Baltimore, MD – November 17, 2014 – Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, has partnered with Schutt® Sports to revolutionize the lacrosse helmet, unveiling the Stallion 500™ helmets in retail stores around the country today. Schutt, the world’s leading maker of football helmets and faceguards, now has 50% of the skill position players in the NFL wearing their helmets. Read More…

Posted in: Helmets, STX

Epoch Debuts Custom Ty Thompson Pro Stock Dragonfly Gen.5 Shaft

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Minneapolis, MN — November 14, 2014 — Epoch Lacrosse today debuted a custom designed Dragonfly Gen.5 C30 shaft for its first endorsed athlete, Ty Thompson. The Ty Pro Stock shaft features a clean white base color with subtle purple Dragonfly logos, thin pinstripes and the Hiawatha wampum belt used in the Iroquois flag. Read More…

Posted in: Epoch, Sticks/Shafts

The Lacrosse Box — A Monthly Subscription Of Lacrosse Equipment, Supplies And Gear

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Would you want to have someone do all of your shopping for you based off of your needs and deliver it to you hassle free? A new startup, Lacrosse Box, does just that. Through a subscription service the company will pack a box full of lax goodness and ship it to your door. Subscriptions are available at TheLacrosseBox.com for $16, $25, or $36 a month. Check it out!

Posted in: Apparel, Equipment/Gear

StringKing Lacrosse Type 2 Performance Mesh Review

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StringKing Lacrosse has upped their game in a great way with the new Type 2s/2x models. In just about every way they have improved upon the 1 Series that was already out. When they contacted us to review the mesh I was pretty excited but now that I have used it I am far more excited and a definite backer in the StringKing product line. Read More…