Otter Mesh Review

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If you got a chance to watch my video from the 2014 National Lacrosse Convention, you might have seen Flip Naumburg introduce a new head called the Hawk.  Innovative and strategically thought out, the Hawk is a perfect example of what Epoch lacrosse is becoming known for: challenging conventional thinking to create products that work better for today’s lacrosse player. Read More…

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Epoch Lacrosse Spring Classic On The Hill Comes To Georgetown University April 12

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The Epoch Lacrosse Spring Classic On The Hill 2014 presented by LacrossePlayground.com is set for April 12 and is expected to be one of the premier high school boys’ invitationals of the spring. The field features two games, beginning at 11a.m. on the historic campus of Georgetown University’s Multi-Sport Field overlooking the Potomac River, that showcase highly-ranked teams from the Washington D.C. region. Read More…

Posted in: Epoch, High School

Epoch’s Otter Mesh Hits Stores

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Minneapolis, MN – March 14, 2014 – Epoch Lacrosse, a leader in carbon composite lacrosse equipment technology, today announced that their game changing and patent pending Otter Mesh™ is now available at authorized Epoch Lacrosse dealers (see list below) and select online retailers. Read More…

Meshbusters – Chapter 2

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Almost all of my original plans for testing had to be reconfigured after I was in the process, so it took a bit longer than expected.  I’ll try to explain each test and give some insight into what the numbers could mean. Read More…

Posted in: Featured, Stringing

Epoch Lacrosse and StringKing Lacrosse Announce Partnership

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Minneapolis, MN, March 12, 2014 – Epoch Lacrosse is proud to announce that it has chosen StringKing Lacrosse to manufacture its game changing and patent pending Otter Mesh™. Read More…

Part 3: 2014 College Lacrosse Gear

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2014 college lacrosse equipment for Loyola, Bucknell, Princeton, Denver, and more. Read More…

Posted in: Arm Pads, Brine

Storybook Ending For Mammoth On Lacrosse Out Cancer Night

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Helmet decals from Pro Athletics feature the ‘Lacrosse Out Cancer’ logo and corresponding ribbon color just above the players’ foreheads. A large ribbon also dons the back-left. Read More…

Posted in: Helmets, Indoor

NOCSAE Lacrosse Ball Explanation

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In 2014, in order to increase player safety in lacrosse, all lacrosse balls must be certified NOCSAE approved. What does NOCSAE mean? One of our Lax.com pro’s Mike Barrett gives the rundown on what this new standard is, why it was put it place, and how the rule will be enforced this season. Read More…

Posted in: Coverage, Equipment/Gear

Straight Fire, 2014 Denver Lacrosse Gear

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These are low profile Warrior Regulator arm pads that offer amazing protection and flexibility of pads at the most expensive level of the lines. The higher floating mesh design of the arm pads secures them in place no matter how sweaty you get. Read More…

Posted in: Arm Pads, D1

Sacred Heart University Professor Conducts Concussion Research with Help from the Men’s Lacrosse Team

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Theresa Miyashita, director and assistant professor for the athletic training education program at Sacred Heart University, has begun an accelerometer concussion study at the University. She is using the University’s men’s lacrosse team to help her with this research, which involves the use of accelerometers in the team’s helmets. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Helmets