UVA, UNC Leaving the ACC for the Big Ten

May 30, 2011; Baltimore, MD, USA; Members of the Virginia Cavaliers jump into a pile after defeating the Maryland Terrapins in the NCAA Division I Men's lacrosse national championship game at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rafael Suanes-US PRESSWIRE


The haters came out in droves once Maryland announced its move to the B1G. People didn’t understand the meaning behind it. Moving to the B1G means Maryland can finally make money and climb out of debt created by its former Athletic Director Debbie Yow. Moreover, in terms of lacrosse, people believed the historic tradition of Maryland lacrosse would be tainted. Read More…

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Katy Perry’s ‘Firework’ Gets the Video Treatment from a Lacrosse Team

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Not sure about everyone else, but this Monday is sure one for the books. In Michigan, it’s a stormy, gloomy day, and I also just spilt half a can of Diet Pepsi on my white blouse. Woof! I didn’t think anything could turn this day around but thanks to one of my followers, @RobbieBeerling, who instantly brightened my day with this video he sent to me of his team. Probably one of the number one things I love about lacrosse players is their ability to have fun with their team no matter the circumstances. Read More…

Posted in: High School, Music

Augsburg College Adds Women’s Lacrosse (Video)

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MINNEAPOLIS — Augsburg College is continuing its tradition of being a pioneer in women’s athletics by creating a varsity women’s lacrosse team, to begin play in the 2013-14 school year. Augsburg will be the first college or university in Minnesota to sponsor a varsity women’s lacrosse program. Augsburg continues to lead the field in adding athletic opportunities for women; in 1995, Augsburg was the first college or university in the Midwest to sponsor a varsity women’s ice hockey team. Read More…

Posted in: Womens Lax

Custom Army and Air Force Lacrosse Shafts, Support the Troops

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Last week, Epoch Lacrosse launched their custom shaft program with Northstar Lacrosse in Minnesota, who designed shafts for The Blake School. This week, they released their 100% custom shafts designed by Lacrosse 4 All, to pay tribute to two branches of the armed forces. Read More..

Posted in: D1, Epoch

Game Highlights: Duluth Lacrosse Routs Marquette and Iowa State in Opening Weekend



Duluth, MN (February 20, 2012) The Bulldogs showed their bite is worse than their bark this past weekend. They opened their 2012 season with a match-up against Marquette University in the St. Paul/Minneapolis are at the Vandais Sports Center, and continued a seven-year stretch of wins. This marks their 8th win in the last eight match-ups. Read More…

Posted in: Club, MCLA

Minnesota Golden Gophers Lacrosse Gear

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The Minnesota Golden Gophers worked with new equipment at practice this week. The new equipment is highlighted by the arrival of Maverik Rome gloves. We would be remiss not to mention the Twin Cities Skyline decal on the Pro7 helmet designed by Northstar Lacrosse. The entire equipment and uniforms boldly display the Maroon and Gold. Read More…

Posted in: Cascade, Gloves

Lavin Lacrosse to Carry the Epoch Lacrosse Line of Shafts Beginning January 1, 2012

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Bloomington, MN — Lavin Lacrosse is proud to announce the addition of the Epoch Lacrosse line of mens and womens lacrosse shafts to their retail and online stores beginning January 1, 2012. Epoch Lacrosse enters the lacrosse market with a newly engineered lacrosse shaft made of carbon composite that are manufactured differently to give lacrosse players the strength of composite with the feel and weight of your traditional metal shafts. Read More…

Minnesota Swarm 2012 Season Promo Video

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The NLL season is fast approaching and the Minnesota Swarm are getting in on the promo action. The Swarm is a an easy team to like. They are always engaging and interacting with their fans, which proves they care. Get fired up for the season by watching their latest promotional video. Read More…

Posted in: Coverage, Indoor

Minnesota Twin Cities Decal

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New helmet decals have sprung up for the Minnesota lacrosse team. The decal brilliantly displays the Minneapolis/St. Paul’s skyline in a Maroon/Gold colorway. School logo, mascot and player’s number are also involved in the scheme. Via 412

Posted in: Helmets, MCLA

Lavin Lacrosse Helmet Decals for Premium Lacrosse

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There’s a hot new helmet decal company on the scene and it hails from Minnesota! Here, before your eyes, are custom helmet decals for the Premium Lacrosse team in the Twin Cities. Read More…

Posted in: Equipment/Gear, Helmets