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Falcone Zone #2: How to Pinch a Lacrosse Head


Today, I’m showing you how to pinch a lacrosse head.  Pinching a lacrosse head changes the face shape of it more to your liking.  This can be used to make an old very wide head have a more modern pinch or could make it narrow (like a typical “box head”).  For these instructions, I am […]

Posted in: Falcone Zone, Heads

Falcone Zone #1: Intro to Stringing and Dyeing


Howdy, I’m the new resident stringing and dying writer for Lacrosse Playground. The Falcone Zone will feature my work, the work of other great stringers, and reviews of new products coming to the market. I’ll be sharing tips and tricks as well, of course (how else are you going to get started?). The first head I’m showcasing […]

Posted in: Falcone Zone, Stringing

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


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

Dominican Penguins Cascade R Gorilla Wrapz

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Matt Blamey joins as new coach of Dominican University and has already made an impact. Blamey reached out to Gorilla Wrapz for a fully custom decals set for 2015. The Penguins, based in California, are coming off their first fall ball scrimmage defeating Simon Fraser, 14-8. Read More…

Posted in: Cascade, D2

Stars & Stripes Custom Nike Elite Socks

ameircan flag socks

Custom Stars & Stripes inspired by the good ol’ American Flag. On sale this week only at Rock ‘Em Socks for $17.76! #Merica

Posted in: Accessories, Apparel

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

New Custom Lacrosse Pockets for UVA 2014 NCAA Legal by Stylin Strings

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Stylin Strings and Virginia have partnered in the past for stringing and dyeing needs. UVA counts on them once more for highly technical and reliable stringing. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Stringing

SUNYIT Custom Brine King 4 Gloves


New for the 2013 season and the programs 2nd season, Brine hooks up SUNYIT with custom King 4s. The gloves feature personalized numbers, names, cuff, and an embroidered Walter the Wildcat pulling it all together. Read More…

Posted in: Brine, D3

Navy Midshipmen Custom NCAA 2013 Nike Vapor Elite Gear

Navy Vapor Elite Gloves

Fresh out of the box! Navy’s new Vapor Elite Gear from Nike has finally arrived. The Midshipmen have received Vapor Elite Gloves, Vapor Elite Arm Pads and Vapor Elite Arm Guards. What pleases me the most is not necessarily the traditional colorway of Gold and Navy, but how White is arranged especially on the glove. Read More…

Posted in: Arm Pads, D1

Christmas Magic HeadWrapz


HeadWrapz became familiar with this wonderful charity, Christmas Magic, last year. Christmas Magic specializes in sheltering and assisting displaced and/or homeless children and their families especially around the holidays. HeadWrapz has stepped up to design custom decals in support of the cause. Read More…

Posted in: Headwrapz, Helmets