Lacrosse

cradling in lacrosse

What’s cradling in lacrosse? Important Cradling Drills

In lacrosse, cradling is a technique that we use to protect the ball from falling out of our net. There are seven major skills we need to learn to play lacrosse: scooping, throwing, catching, shooting, checking, dodging, and cradling. Cradling is my best lacrosse skill and I love to talk about it. If you want…

Can a Lacrosse Goalie Score? Here is the Truth!

I’ve been a member of a co-ed sports club for a long time, and it’s a lot of fun. Usually, I play the team sport Ultimate Frisbee, but also joined a lacrosse team just to see how I liked it. We’re all amateurs, so no one really knew the answer: can lacrosse goalies score? As…

Why Do Lacrosse Players Throw Their Sticks? Here’s Why!

Why Do Lacrosse Players Throw Their Sticks? Here’s Why!

Lacrosse is a popular active team sport played on grass using a lacrosse stick and ball as well as protective gear. At first, it may seem complicated or even daunting. But do not worry because, in this article, I will cover one of the most interesting and common questions of why do lacrosse players throw their…

Why Do Girl Lacrosse Players Wear Skirts?

Why Do Girl Lacrosse Players Wear Skirts?

Although lacrosse is not as well known as other sports, it can be a fun sport to watch. When it comes to watching female games though, they may ask, why do girl lacrosse players wear skirts? The simplest answer to this question is tradition. Since the beginning of the sport, women have worn skirts or…

Why Do Lacrosse Players Have Mullets?

If it’s the first time to meet or interact with lacrosse players, a lot will come to mind. A good number of these guys I have met spot trendy sporting flow hairstyles. In fact, I couldn’t understand the buzz behind the hairstyle and had a lot of questions to ask. One of the many questions…

How much do lacrosse player make

How Much Do Professional Lacrosse Players Make?

If you are planning to enter the world of lacrosse because you want to be rich, then this sport isn’t for you. As much as you may love playing lacrosse, it isn’t really a sport that generates that much money in the world of TV deals and sponsorship. This means that salary ranges are somewhat…

Turf Shoes Vs Cleats

Turf Shoes Vs Cleats: Which Is Better For Lacrosse?

You need shoes to play lacrosse. That is pretty much a given. However, once you start searching for shoes, you will quickly realize that you have two major options available to you; turf shoes and cleats. So, which one is better for playing lacrosse? Well, they are both brilliant for playing the sport. However, they…

Lacrosse Slides

Lacrosse Slides: A Complete Beginner Guide

If you play lacrosse in defense, then you need to understand lacrosse slides.  It is a key defense technique that will allow you to shut down attackers when they have got the better of you. It is a simple concept to understand but can be a little tricky to execute. On this page, I want…

Lacrosse Dodges

Lacrosse Dodges: 9 Dodges You should Know

One of the most important parts of playing lacrosse is knowing what the different types of dodges are and how to do them. It can be confusing and hard to figure out which ones you need to know, as well as learning how to practice and execute them during a game. What Dodges Do I…

Why Your Lacrosse Stick Throws Down

Why Your Lacrosse Stick Throws Down? How To Fix it?

Lacrosse sticks tend to throw down if they have too much “whip” which is usually the result of bad stringing of the pocket.  We show you how to remedy issues such as incorrect pocket depth, overtight strings, defective shaft, warped head and much more. Get the complete lowdown on how to remedy your lacrosse stick…