Adrenaline Announces Additions to Starz Affiliate Program

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With recruiting season nearing the end, western lacrosse has received a lot of attention as a result of a growing list of college commitments that have inevitably spotlighted western club powerhouses. Still, we neglect to acknowledge on a national scale the local teams that precede these regional programs and ultimately inspire the growth and development of lacrosse in such non-traditional areas. Read More…

Bill Belichick Launches Charity Centered Around Lacrosse

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New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick today announced through a press release the official launch of the Bill Belichick Foundation, a nonprofit organization created to provide coaching, mentorship, and financial assistance to individuals, communities and organizations with a focus on the sports of football and lacrosse. Read More…

Nine First-Time Entrants Highlight FIL World Championship Field

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BALTIMORE — Nine first-time entrants will highlight the 38-team field expected for the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse Men’s World Championship, which will be hosted by US Lacrosse at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Denver from July 10-19, 2014. Read More…

Posted in: International

The Creator’s Game: A Story of Baaga’adowe/Lacrosse

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As most LPG readers know, lacrosse is a team sport of Native American origin, played by warriors for the glory of the Creator. It is a game of both sport and spirituality for Native Peoples. We believe a new book, The Creator’s Game: A Story of Baaga’adowe/Lacrosse, will make a great Holiday gift. This book for readers ages 8-12 is about a young Native American boy named Travis Skinaway who is feeling discouraged by his lack of skill on his lacrosse team, but he is buoyed up by learning the historical and cultural importance of the game to his ancestors.

US Lacrosse Partners With ArbiterSports and NFHS to Host a Central Lacrosse Hub



BALTIMORE, Dec. 10, 2013 — US Lacrosse today announced its partnership with the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and ArbiterSports, a game management solutions provider that streamlines the process of coordinating games, assigning officials, and paying participants. A one-year partnership has been signed with anticipation of annual renewal. Read More…

The Grinch Stole Lacrosse

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A long time friend of Lacrosse Playground gave us a tip that he saw a lacrosse stick being stolen by The Grinch. After taking a look for ourselves he was definitely right! Read More…

Posted in: Pop Culture, videos

Rob Pannell unveiled as latest lacrosse star featured with Fathead

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BOSTON (Dec. 3, 2013)- Major League Lacrosse and Fathead LLC announced today that they will be adding another player to the Fathead Real. Big. wall graphic MLL roster as part of an evolving partnership with the leading brand in officially licensed sports and entertainment wall graphics. Read More…

Athlete Ally Lacrosse hopes to make an impact on and off the field

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It’s not uncommon for new high school club lacrosse programs to pop up each year. But in 2014, a new program will arrive on the summer circuit with a bit of a twist. It will still have the goals of playing competitive lacrosse and offering a way for athletes to showcase their ability to college coaches, but the players will also be bound by a commitment to foster a welcoming environment for all athletes – specifically those that may be LGBT. Read More…

Posted in: Featured, High School

Landon Bears Sign National Letters Of Intent

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Eight members of Landon’s Class of 2014 have signed national letters of intent to play Division I athletics next year. Of the eight Seniors seven of them will be playing lacrosse at the next level. Landon lacrosse continues to pump out talent year after year. Read More…

Posted in: High School

Under Armour All America Lacrosse Classic Set for July 12

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Baltimore, MD (November 19, 2013) ─ Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) and Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. announced today the ninth annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic® will be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, MD. Eighty-eight of the nation’s top male and female high school seniors will earn the sport’s most prestigious honor of being named an Under Armour All-American. Read More…