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Tri-State Lacrosse Launches Canadian Style Box Lax Program

Hightstown, NJ – September 21, 2012 – Tri-State Lacrosse today announced the launch of the Eagle Indoor Lacrosse Association a Canadian style box lacrosse program for high school lacrosse players. The Eagle Indoor Lacrosse Association will train and play games this fall and winter under the guidance and supervision of Ginny Capicchioni at Turf City in Wayne, NJ. Capicchioni has the distinction of being the first women to play in a men’s professional lacrosse league in 2003; the first American-born goalie to play in a Canadian box lacrosse championship and the first female to be selected to the US men’s national team. Read More…

Posted in: High School, Indoor

LC Radotín Bison Won The Dramatic Final of the First European Lacrosse League Tournament

European Lacrosse League 2012, tournament 1

Spectators who came to the Košutka in Pilsen watched fast and attractive lacrosse from the very beginning of the game. Michal Rozkot Bison scored the first goal in the 3rd minute, confirming his very good performance in the entire tournament. In the 6th minute, Vojtech Jan Jůza Oulehla scored and the shooting festival continued for the whole first period. John Jumper was the last scorer as he equalized it at 4-4 in the last minute. Read More…

Posted in: International

Champions’s Cup & Stanley Cup together at celebration


Sports history was made Monday at Garden River First Nation near Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. For the first time ever, the Stanley Cup and the National Lacrosse League’s Champion’s Cup appeared together at a Championship celebration. The two Championship trophies resided at the home of former NHL Coach of the Year and entrepreneur Ted Nolan. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor

Bandits re-sign John Tavares to one year contract


Buffalo Bandits Director of Lacrosse Operations Scott Loffler today announced the team has signed All-Pro forward John Tavares to a one-year contract. Tavares earned a league-record 18th All-Pro nod last season by finishing second in the NLL with 41 goals, including a league-leading 21 power play goals, while ranking seventh with 80 points (41+39) in 2012. The Mississauga, ON native led the Bandits in goals, assists and points this year and has now led the team in scoring in 17 of his 21 seasons. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor

Rochester Knighthawks 2012 NLL Champions T-Shirt


After a grueling season of defeating worthy opponents, the Rochester Knighthawks have bested their final adversaries in the NLL Championship Game to take home the Champion’s Cup. Celebrate this monumental win with this bold Champs tee! This tee commemorates the NLL champs with a large “2012 NLL Champions” graphics towering over a 2012 NLL Championship Game logo, a team logo and an NLL logo.

Posted in: Indoor, Shirts

Canadian Lacrosse Fight The Best Bench Clearing Brawl Of All Time?


Recently, a gruesome bench clearing brawl occured between Inter A lacrosse teams in Canada. The Youtube video has racked up over 33,000 views since being uploaded. The crazy thing is that the teams, Coquitlam and Nanaimo, consist of players ranging from 16 to 18 years of age. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor, videos

Real Canadian Box Lacrosse Coming To Texas


There’s a new game in Texas. Former Southwestern University Head Coach Joe Ernst is bringing box lacrosse to Texas and has formed the Texas Box Lacrosse Association (TBLA). We aren’t talking “indoor” lacrosse, we are talking real Canadian box lacrosse. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor

Grip ‘N Rip: Kentucky Stickhorses Defenseman David Lisi


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 Kentucky Stickhorses Defenseman David Lisi. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip

Starting Lineups for NLL All-Star Game Announced


The National Lacrosse League has announced the starting lineups for the 2012 NLL All-Star Game, at First Niagara Center in Buffalo on Saturday, February 25. The East & West All-Star Team starting lineups were selected by a vote of NLL fans, the league’s General Managers & Head Coaches, as well as members of the media. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor

Mammoth Wear Special Jerseys In Win Over Knighthawks


It doesn’t take much for John Grant Jr. to get up for most games, but the Colorado Mammoth alternate captain was especially anxious for tonight’s game against the Rochester Knighthawks. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor, Uniforms