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Review: TradiTree Retro


TradiTree has released iteration after iteration of the already innovative original TradiTree that include one for pita pockets, six-shooters, and even for a women’s stick. Most recently they have release the TradiTree Retro. At first glance, it might just look like the original TradiTree.  It has four branches that hold the leather in place so […]

Posted in: Stringing

ECD Focus Shaft Review


ECD surprised me when I heard that they were going to enter into the metal shaft game. Most companies would normally choose to focus on what they have already brought to the table, then try and make it better. Instead, ECD decided to throw everything off the table and start from scratch. Bold move, but […]

East Coast Dyes Carbon Shaft


I’ve never had a carbon lacrosse shaft in my life. Actually, since my high school years, I never used anything but a Gait 803 or an STX Sci-Ti. I loved them because they were the perfect combination of thickness and sandpaper grip. When I found out I was getting an ECD Carbon Shaft, I thought I was getting […]

String King Metal Plus Review


String King gives us a handle a little thicker than the Metal but still lighter that just about everything else that is on the market. There may be a couple new shafts coming out that could be a gram or two lighter but, by last years numbers, it’s only number two to the Metal.   […]

String King Metal Review


String King put over a year into the Metal and Metal Plus shafts and for good reason. They conducted thousands of tests to make the lightest shafts on the market that will still hold up under hard play. They decided on metal over carbon for consistency.   Shape 10 out of 10 The String King […]

String King Type 3 Mesh Review


String King makes big improvements every year on their mesh. This year they improved on the Type 2 and Type 2+ in a couple of ways that you will notice right out of the box.   Weight: String King dropped the weight on this mesh yet again by using Twistex they were able to keep […]

Posted in: Stringing, StringKing

Surgeon Sciti

This year STX made the Surgeon Sciti 8% lighter and changed the shaping of the shaft in order to improve the durability. The 2016 model is an all-around improvement for STX’s top end handle. Shape 9 out of 10 This years shape for the STX Surgeon Handles is different from any they have done before. […]

Posted in: Sticks/Shafts, STX

Surgeon Scandium

Surgeon Scandium

The slightly thicker model of the Surgeon SciTi the new Surgeon Scandium 2016 sports the same updated shape and reduction in weight this year. Still slightly heavier this handle comes with a lower price tag too. Shape 9 out of 10 This years shape for the STX Surgeon Handles is different from any they have […]

Posted in: Sticks/Shafts, STX

Super Power Plus

Super Power

The Super Power is one of the top heads for every level of play and a favorite among college players at STX and Nike schools. With the upgraded Super Power + STX added ACP plastic for stiffness and C-Channel Tech to stiffen the bottom rail. Shape 10 out of 10 The Super Power + didn’t […]

Posted in: Heads, STX

Surgeon 500 Gloves

Surgeon 500 Gloves

This year STX went all out to make a top end glove without a wallet breaking price. The Surgeon 500 gloves have fit this bill pretty solid. The gloves seem to be a cross between a high end hockey glove in the cuff and the best lacrosse gloves on the market. Check them out this […]

Posted in: Gloves, STX