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StringKing Mark I head & A7150 shaft

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Most will agree that StringKing lived up to the hype when they released the Metal and Metal Plus shafts before the holidays. I thought they were at the highest they could possibly want to go, until they teased “New Year, New Products” on Instagram. Shortly thereafter, we got our first glimpses of the Mark I and […]

A Day in the Life feat. String King

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Lately there are a lot of new lacrosse companies putting a fresh spin on the game.  Many of these companies have been started by younger entrepreneurs while in school, which then exploded into successful brands with expanded offerings.  For all the players out there trying to make money with an idea or service, these guys are role […]

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Grip ‘N Rip: Connor Buczek, Florida Launch

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Dubbed “The Cincinnati Sniper,” Connor Buczek was drafted second overall in the 2015 MLL Draft by the Florida Launch for his dodging capabilities, and his accurate stretch shooting. Connor finished his college career at Cornell University as a three-time USILA All-American, twice being named a first team All-American, a three-time first team All-Ivy League, a […]

StringKing Metal Review

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StringKing challenged both me and Rob to review their Metal shafts (here’s Rob’s take).  The Metal weighs in at only 130 grams, making it the lightest shaft on the market, and when I picked it up for the first time, I was shocked by how light it felt. Even after taping it up and putting […]

Firethreads – Stringers Pack & GripPrint Review

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I was always skeptical about “performance strings,” never thinking they really made a difference compared to regular sidewall/shooting strings. So when a learned about Firethreads and their rubber grip print on them, I thought they could be just for show. Lorne at Firethreads got a hold of Lacrosse Playground and challenged me to try their Stringers Pack: The Stringers Pack includes […]

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String King Metal Plus Review

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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.   […]

StringKing Performance Mesh 2+

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Grizzly Goalie Lacrosse Mesh Press Release

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Los Angeles, CA.; February 7, 2015; StringKing Lacrosse is proud to announce the release of Grizzly Mesh™. A 12-diamond, ultra-light goalie mesh, Grizzly Mesh™ is designed and engineered to help goalies make more saves, surrender fewer rebounds and throw sharper outlets. “We waited on making goalie mesh for so long because we wanted to create […]

StringKing Lacrosse Type 2 Performance Mesh Review

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StringKing Lacrosse has upped their game in a great way with the new Type 2s/2x models. In just about every way they have improved upon the 1 Series that was already out. When they contacted us to review the mesh I was pretty excited but now that I have used it I am far more excited and a definite backer in the StringKing product line. Read More…

StringKing Lacrosse Launches Performance Mesh Type2

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Los Angeles, CA. November 6, 2014; StringKing Lacrosse is proud to announce the release of Performance Mesh Type 2. Weighing only 30 grams and available in 8 new colors, as well as classic white, Type 2 mesh ushers in the next generation of performance lacrosse mesh. Read More…

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