Under Armour Headline Goalie Head: Guest Review by Redbeard

By Lacrosse Playground | April 4, 2016 |

When Under Armour asked us to take on their Headline goalie head, we had to call in the best goalie Read more

Predator R.A.T. Review

By Lacrosse Playground | March 31, 2016 |

For a pretty long time, I’ve been looking for a good training aid for my box goal to help me … Read more

Shoutout: Goalies

By Lacrosse Playground | October 14, 2015 |

Another lovely dye-and-string job from @goaliestrings.

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By Lacrosse Playground | February 12, 2015 |


NEW YORK — February 11, 2015 — College lacrosse coaches now have access to a comprehensive new rating system they … Read more

Discover Your Game Glyde For Goalie Training

By Lacrosse Playground | December 29, 2014 |
Stepping to the ball, common sense says no but goalies say yes. Well maybe not at first and when they do it is often shy slow steps that really dont improve position. With the Glyde goalies are able to work on their step in an easy to see way. If they step too low they will kick the glide which with bright colors is easy to see and adjust to. Read More...

STX Signs Major League Lacrosse 2014 Goalie of the Year John Galloway

By Lacrosse Playground | December 10, 2014 |
Baltimore, MD – Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, today announced that it has signed a two-year contract with Major League Lacrosse (MLL) 2014 Goalie of the Year John Galloway. He led the Rochester Rattlers to MLL’s Championship Game for the first time since 2008 and finished the 2014 regular season with 194 saves. Read More...

Guardian Sports Announces Dates for Second Annual National Championships

By Lacrosse Playground | November 19, 2014 |
NEW YORK — November 19, 2014 — Over 150 goalies from across the country will be converging on the Spooky Nook Sports Center in Manheim, PA, on July 27-30, 2015 to take part in the second annual Guardian National Championships. The Guardian National Championship, an invite only event, brings together the best lacrosse goalies from across the country to compete against each other and display their skills in front of 50 plus Division I, II and III college coaches. Read More...

Guardian National Lacrosse Championship Announces Winners

By Lacrosse Playground | July 29, 2014 |
NEW YORK/ NJ/ PA — July 29, 2014 — Goal Guardian National LLC is proud to announce the winners of their inaugural event, the Guardian National Championship. Daniel MacDonald (2017) and Kady Glynn (2015) are the 2014 Men’s and Women’s Guardian National Champions, scoring the highest number of points in the Championship. Read More...

Epoch Lacrosse Signs Sponsorship Agreement With Guardian National Championship

By Lacrosse Playground | July 21, 2014 |
Minneapolis, MN – July 21, 2014 -- Epoch Lacrosse is proud to announce that it has signed on as an official sponsor with the Guardian National Championships. All of the goalies attending the groundbreaking combine/championship style event on July 29-31st at the Spooky Nook indoor sports facility (outside of Philadelphia, PA) will be receiving one of Epoch Lacrosse’s revolutionary lightweight carbon fiber Dragonfly R40 goalie shafts. Read More...

Goal Guardian National Championship

By Lacrosse Playground | July 15, 2014 |
NEW YORK / NJ/ PA — Goal Guardian National LLC is proud to announce their inaugural event, the Guardian National Championship is taking place on July 23 – 24, 2014 at Spooky Nook Sports Center in Manheim, PA. The Guardian National Championship is the first ever “championship style” goalie combine ever offered. The best of the best, both domestically and internationally, have been invited to compete against each other for the chance to be crowned the Guardian of their age group. Read More...

Improving Hand Eye Coordination for Lacrosse Goalies

By Lacrosse Playground | April 30, 2014 |
If you’re looking for some drills and training regimens to improve your hand-eye coordination, Sports Unlimited has you covered. After all, the more in tune your eyes, brain and muscle movements are with one another, the more agile, responsive and prepared you will be when your defense is caught staring at the pretty blondes in the bleachers. Read More...

Guardian National Championship — Who is the Best High School Lax Goalie in the Country?

By Lacrosse Playground | February 25, 2014 |
NEW YORK, February 25, 2014 — Who is the best high school lacrosse goalie in the country? The Guardian National Championship will settle it once and for all on July 29-31st at the Spooky Nook Sports facility in Manheim, PA (the largest indoor facility in North American located outside of Philadelphia, PA). The best goalies in the nation will be tested on their shot stoping, clearing, stick handling and decision making skills in 16 goalie specific combine style station drills. Read More...