Came Across This Gem Yesterday, Troy Reeder

Came Across This Gem Yesterday, Troy Reeder


JamesonBU24 tipped us off about a kid named Troy Reeder. From Salesianum School, Reeder (class of 2014) supposedly made a verbal commitment his freshman year to play lacrosse at the University of North Carolina. However, he took a moment to reconsider the offer and decided to pursue football in the B1G by committing to Penn State. Read More…

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UNC Lacrosse Answers Indiana’s Harlem Shake

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Everyone and their mama are releasing Harlem Shake videos. UNC Lacrosse heard all of the noise and responded with a rendition of their own. Read More…

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2013 Nike Vapor Elite College Gloves for Penn State, UNC, Cornell, and More

2013 Nike Vapor Elite College Gloves for Penn State, UNC, Cornell, and More


Nike Lacrosse uploaded pictures of the 2013 Nike Vapor Elite Gloves that some of the best teams in the country will be sporting this spring. The Vapor Elite has a low profile fit and is very flexible. The palm is made of three different materials that deliver a combo of stick feel, grip, and breath ability. Further, a four part cuff creates wrist mobility and a Dri-FIT liner controls moisture keeping your hands cool and dry. Read More…

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UNC Lacrosse: Welcome to the Grind

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Yesterday was UNC’s last team workout. They will be on their own until they regroup in January. In case you were wondering how hard they worked this Fall, you should just take a look at their new video, Welcome to the Grind. Read More…

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UNC Chief Assistant Coach Pat Myers Answers Questions About New 2013 NCAA Stringing Rules

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As you very well know by now, the Playing Rules Oversight Panel on September 24th approved new rules changes in men’s lacrosse. Rules such as establishment of a shot clock procedure that replaces the sport’s stall warning. The panel also approved a rule regarding shooting strings. We recently had the opportunity to hear opinions on the new rules from UNC Chief Assistant Coach Pat Myers. Read More…

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Marcus Holman Elected Tar Heel Captain

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — For the first time in 22 years, a single individual has been elected as the captain of a University of North Carolina men’s lacrosse team. Marcus Holman, a senior attackman from Baltimore, Md., was elected captain by his teammates earlier this week. Read More…

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2012 UNC Lacrosse Documentary, Part 2

Apr 1, 2012; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels defenseman Jordan Smith (31) strips ball from John Hopkins Blue Jays attack Zach Palmer (45) at the Big City Classic at MetLife Stadium. North Carolina Tar Heels defeat the John Hopkins Blue Jays 13-9. Mandatory Credit: Jim O'Connor-US PRESSWIRE


September 24, Lacrosse Playground posted an awesome UNC Lacrosse Fall Ball training video, which was the first part of what’s soon to be a completed documentary. Today, we have Part Duex. Read More…

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Capital Lacrosse Invitational Features Cornell, Hopkins, Penn State, and UNC This Fall

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The Capital Lacrosse Invitational is a premier college fall ball lacrosse tournament to support and promote the Mario St. George Boiardi Foundation and its mission of “empowering the next generation through academics and athletics.” Read More…

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UNC Lacrosse Remembering Kellie Thompson Shiley



Former University of North Carolina women’s lacrosse All-America Kellie Thompson Shiley passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 16, at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center from complications following the delivery of twin baby girls on Friday July 13. While at Carolina, Shiley was a three-time All-America who earned first-team honors in 2002 as a senior. During the ’02 season, she became Carolina’s all-time leading scorer with 222 career goals, a record that stood for 10 years until broken in 2011. Read More…

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Billy Bitter Answers A Few Questions with Total Lacrosse

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Billy Bitter of Maverik Lacrosse and Total Lacrosse head to Whitfiled High School to check out the inaugural whitfield Warriors Lacrosse team. Read More…

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