Ithaca College Lacrosse Documentary, Stacking 24′s

It also takes the viewer inside the lives of two players, Israeli national team member, Matt Greenblatt, and Senior attackman, James Manilla as they share their stories of being a member of the bomber lacrosse family. Head coach, Jeff Long, and his assistant, Mike Silipo, also share stories about their time with the team, and the impact each one has had on the program. Read More…

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STX Stallion 500 Lacrosse Helmet Review

stallion helmet

The helmet game has been pretty one sided for awhile now in the game of lacrosse. STX has partnered with Schutt this year to make their first effort into the helmet game with the Stallion 500 helmet. Helmets are a difficult piece of equipment to design with many aspects to consider making STX’s partnership a good decision when working into this market. Read More…

2015 Supplemental Draft to be held on Wednesday, Dec. 17

BOSTON (December 15, 2014) – Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, will be holding the 2015 Supplemental Draft on Wednesday, December 17 at 12 noon. The draft will be 12 rounds, allowing each team one selection per round, and will be conducted via teleconference. Read More…

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USA Today Sports Announces Partnership With 3d Lacrosse To Launch Great State Showdown

McLEAN, Va., December 12, 2014 – USA TODAY Sports Media Group President Dave Morgan announced today that USA TODAY Sports has entered into a partnership agreement with 3d Lacrosse, one of the leading training and event-staging organizations in the sport, to launch an annual championship showcase that for the first time ever will annually pit the best boys and girls youth and high school lacrosse players from 16 states against each other to determine a national champion in each of four age groups. Read More…

Posted in: High School

Stylin Strings Laxmas Sale With Exclusive Discount Code For Lacrosse Playground Users

stylin strings merry laxmas

Happy Holidays from the crew here at Lacrosse Playground and Stylin’ Strings Lax. We want to say thank you for following our social media, our great content, and opening our emails all year long. We work hard to provide the latest and greatest on what’s going on in the world of lacrosse. We have a big line up for 2015 so we hope to provide you with more great content next year. Read More…

Posted in: Heads, Retail Spotlight

Former Navy SEAL, Syracuse All-American Rorke Denver Named Keynote Speaker at US Lacrosse Convention

BALTIMORE, Dec. 11, 2014 — US Lacrosse today announced Commander Rorke T. Denver, a 13-year Navy SEAL and current author and actor, as the keynote speaker at the 2015 US Lacrosse Convention, set for Jan. 23-25 in Baltimore. Denver, who has run every phase of training for the U.S. Navy SEALs and led special-forces missions in the Middle East, Africa and Latin America, among other international hot spots, will kick off the lacrosse world’s largest educational and networking event at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, in the Baltimore Convention Center. Read More…

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The Epoch Hawk Lacrosse Head Gear Review

Fly High Hawk

The Epoch Hawk is their first attempt at making a head for any player but definitely marketed towards the elite player. After using the head it really fits the needs of just about anyone on the field. Just like every product Epoch makes they have put a ton of time in research and development with the Hawk and it really does show when you pick it up to shoot around. Read More…

Posted in: Epoch, Equipment Reviews

Looking for Lacrosse Gift Ideas? We’ve Got You Covered!

Looking for Lacrosse Gift Ideas? We’ve Got You Covered!

It’s that time of the year again! Mistletoe, egg nog, a cozy fireplace, and family are all we really need to have a grateful and thankful holiday season, right? Oh yeah, and new lacrosse gear!

Provided by the lacrosse gear experts over at Lacrosse Scoop, below you will find a list of some of the newest and best lacrosse gear to both give and receive as lacrosse gifts this holiday season.

Posted in: Apparel, Companies

STX Hammer 500 Lacrosse Shaft Equipment Review

hammer 500

Carbon Defensive shafts have been tried before by many companies in the game of lacrosse and typically, it has gone horribly. For a long time I believed there was no real solution for an aggressive pole who wants the carbon feel, the STX Hammer 500 is one solution that truly lives up to the promise and name. Read More…

STX Signs Major League Lacrosse 2014 Goalie of the Year John Galloway

John Galloway STX

Baltimore, MD – Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, today announced that it has signed a two-year contract with Major League Lacrosse (MLL) 2014 Goalie of the Year John Galloway. He led the Rochester Rattlers to MLL’s Championship Game for the first time since 2008 and finished the 2014 regular season with 194 saves. Read More…

Posted in: Goalie equipment, MLL