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Grip ‘N Rip: Joe LoCascio, Florida Launch


University of Maryland grad and 17th overall draft pick by the Florida Launch, Joe LoCascio dropped by to share some insight to the stick that’ll be using to throw some serious heat in the MLL this coming season. The Lindenhurst, New York native graduated from the University of Maryland in 2015 with USILA Third Team […]

Grip ‘N Rip: Pat Young, University of Maryland / UMBC


Ranked number 19 in Quint Kessenich’s Top 50 Players in DI Lacrosse, University of Maryland Senior, Pat Young, is one of the most dynamic midfielders in the game. A two time first team All-America East Conference honoree and the 2013 America East Conference Rookie of the Year award winner, Pat Young transferred to the University […]

Grip ‘N Rip: Henry West, University of Maryland


Darien, CT native and University of Maryland senior midfielder, Henry West drops some insight to what he has been using for fall ball this year. Henry is a 2012 Under Armour All-American who transferred from Cornell University to the University of Maryland. At Maryland he has been a mainstay on the first two midfield lines, playing […]

Wolf Athletics Sets New World Record Lacrosse Shot


Amateur Patrick Luehrsen sets the Guinness Book record for fastest shot at 119 MPH!

How To: String Traditional Like Jerome Thompson

How To: String Traditional Like Jerome Thompson

In our newest stringing video, the legendary Jerome Thompson of the Iroquois Nation shows Lax.com how he traditionally strings his lacrosse heads, including the Nike Lakota U. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, Heads

Grip ‘N Rip: Ty Thompson’s Maverik Metrik


Ty Thompson (SUNY Albany, Sr.) is a long time supporter and customer of Chillax Customs. Chillax Customs has been on a hiatus recently, but Nick Coyne is making some noise again with this Maverik Metrik head that he dyed and strung for Ty. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Dyeing

Grip ‘N Rip: Major League Lacrosse All-Star Mike Stone

Grip 'N Rip: Major League Lacrosse All-Star Mike Stone

On the other side is an excerpt from an interview in which Stone explains his setup for his stick, especially the magical mesh he uses. Read More…

Posted in: Brine, Equipment/Gear

Interview with Boston Cannons’ Hometown Hero, Mike Stone

mike stone boston cannons, stringking lacrosse

Working with GivingSomeThing.com, the Boston Cannons, and CroArt Lacrosse, Stone was able to raise $72,000 for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. Hometown Hero in my book. Read More…

Grip ‘N Rip: Duke Attackman Josh Dionne


Lacrosse Playground, every once in awhile, features a different lacrosse athlete as part of our “Grip ‘N Rip” series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. Today we feature Duke Blue Devils attackman, Josh Dionne. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, Stringing

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse — Fireside Chat With Cadet 1/C Austin English


New London, CT – This fall, we sat down Cadet 1/c Austin English one of three 2013 Team Captains selected at the United States Coast Guard Academy. Cadet 1/c Austin English, a proud member of the “Old Bay Crew” (the sobriquet for our Maryland player contingent), has been a mainstay of the Bears offense the last three years. The talented attackman notched a career-high 56 points last season, leading the PCLL in both points and assists with 36. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, MCLA