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Loyola Men’s Lacrosse Welcomes Newcomers To Program

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BALTIMORE – With last weekend’s Alumni Game at Ridley Athletic Complex, 13 newcomers had their first opportunity to play against outside competition for the Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse team. Twelve freshmen and one transfer student-athlete are new faces on the Greyhounds’ roster for the 2011-2012 season. Read More…

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Maverik Showtime National Recruiting Spotlight

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The top high school talent from all across the country met in Danbury, CT, for the Maverik Showtime National Recruiting Spotlight. Coaches from top programs all showed up to watch the All-Star game. Lax.com captured all of the highlights in this bangin’ edited video. Read More…

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Vineyard Vines x LacrosseRecruits.com Summer Circuit T-Shirt

LacrosseRecruits.com has collaborated with Vineyard Vines again to bring you t-shirts for the circuit this Summer. The front of the White cotton shirt displays a Navy crest with the Vineyard Vines signature Pink whale logo with crossing lacrosse sticks. Vineyard Vines, apparel and accessory retailer, has roots in New England just like Lacrosse Recruits. Keep Reading…

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University of Detroit Mercy’s Lacrosse Team Keeps it Local

The Detroit Mercy lacrosse team was featured on Fox 2 Detroit today. Topics discussed include their number 1 seating in their conference right now, plus their local flare.

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Getting Recruited!

Getting recruited is insanely difficult, since sometimes you have no idea how to get visible to coaches. How do you get your name out there to the colleges and programs that you’re aiming for? And even then, how do you know which program you want? It is an incredibly confusing jumble of things you have to do, but luckily, I have Chris Meade of LacrosseRecruits.com here to give you a little help.

Empower The Athlete Recruiting Special Offer for Lacrosse Playground Readers

Recently, Empower the Athlete launched its new website, and to celebrate ETA is offering LPG users access to all online recruiting materials. Getting recruited these days is more difficult than ever, and so is managing that recruiting process. Between all of the camps, tournaments, and emails and phone calls from coaches, it can be tough to stay organized. Keep Reading…

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Texas' Best Football Player Turns Down Collegiate Football

Rivals.com and Yahoo Sports have reported that the 5A Defensive Player of the Year from Coppell (Texas) High, Brandon Mullins, has turned down Division 1 football offers to play lacrosse at Syracuse. Keep Reading…

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The Top Lacrosse Summer Recruiting Camps for 2011

This is the third year that LacrosseRecruits.com has written a recruiting camp guide. Each year, the date that they publish continues to creep earlier in the year. Players have already started receiving invitations to Jake Reed’s Nike Blue Chip, Maverik’s Showtime Spotlight, and Top 205.

The need for a guide like this has become more and more important as camps have pushed the invitation process ahead because they are all competing for the top players in the country. There is lots of legwork that goes into getting a spot at these camps and showcases.

The Fall Lacrosse Recruiting Showcase Guide

The recruiting circuit has expanded from a showcase and a few tournaments to multiple events every weekend from October to the beginning of December. As more players focus on lacrosse throughout the year and try to take advantage of more opportunities to play in front of college coaches these recruiting events have become more important in the recruiting cycle.

For most coaches, the fall is a great time to get follow up evaluations of players that they may have only had limited opportunity to see them play over the summer. Keep Reading…

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How to Navigate the College Sports Recruiting Process with Confidence Part I

Many of you are just beginning the recruiting process. We, at LPG, went through it and it can be a glorious time or miserable time depending on how you approach it. Luckily, our friends at SportsForce have been kind enough to lend us and you some guidance. Follow along with the CEO of SportsForce as he describes, in detail, how to navigate. Keep Reading…

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