LaxPower Lacrosse News & Features
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Loyola University Maryland head coach Jen Adams announced that Charlotte Wood will join the women's lacrosse program as the Director of Operations.
We have talked many times about drills to reinforce the fundamentals of the clearing game. Here's one designed to reinforce finding the open man on clears, moving the ball, re-directing passes, and ends in a quick transition 3v2 look at the cage.
Colorado State University has announced an aggressive 16 game schedule for 2015. The Rams will make four regular season, out of state road trips and will play eight teams who attended the 2014 MCLA national tournament.
Rutgers released its 2015 schedule Monday, as the Scarlet Knights prepare to compete in the inaugural season of Big Ten women's lacrosse.
In its first game following a defeat to Canada in the FIL World Championships this July, the U.S. Men's National Lacrosse Team battled through a sluggish start for a come-from-behind 17-14 victory over Notre Dame in the third annual Seatown Classic.
Denver closed the game on a 9-0 run to defeat the 2014 Major League Lacrosse champion Denver Outlaws, 15-7, in the Sixth Annual Colorado Lacrosse Showcase on Saturday afternoon in-front of 1,278 at Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium.
Lehigh Smith Family Head Lacrosse Coach Kevin Cassese announced the Mountain Hawks' 2015 schedule, which is highlighted by an impressive slate of home games that features national semifinalist Denver and six-time NCAA national champion Princeton.
Sacred Heart head lacrosse coach Laura Cook announced the selection of seniors Kelly Keenan (Wantagh, N.Y.), Demi Lopez (Wading River, N.Y.) and Brianna Schussler (Wantagh, N.Y.) and junior Jenna Liljeberg (Wrentham, Mass.), as team captains for the 2015 season.
US Lacrosse, the national governing body of men's and women's lacrosse, announced that the organization has awarded 24 new grants to support lacrosse participation opportunities for underrepresented youth.
First-year Holy Cross head lacrosse coach Judd Lattimore and director of athletics Nathan Pine have announced the team's schedule for the 2015 season. The Crusaders are set to play 13 regular season games, including seven at Holy Cross Field.
The Kennesaw State lacrosse team has released its 2015 schedule, which includes 17 games with nine at home in Fifth Third Bank Stadium.
For the second straight season, Stony Brook will play 10 home games, coach Jim Nagle announced Wednesday. The Seawolves will play a total of 16 regular season games in 2015, including a pair of first-time opponents.
The Robert Morris University women's lacrosse team announces the addition of two members to its coaching staff. Both Caitlin Prince, who assumes the role of assistant coach/recruiting coordinator, and new director of operations Laura Kleiber bring experience and enthusiasm to the Colonials.
Virginia lacrosse head coach Dom Starsia announced that midfielders Greg Coholan, Tyler German, Ryan Tucker and attackman Owen Van Arsdale have been selected as team captains for the 2015 season.
As he prepares for his third season on the Mercer sidelines, head men's lacrosse coach Kyle Hannan is more confident than ever thanks to an influx of leadership and championship pedigree brought in by his newest 15-member recruiting class.
Georgetown University lacrosse head coach Kevin Warne has announced seniors Reilly O'Connor (Brooklin, Ontario/Hill Academy), Charlie McCormick (Bronxville, N.Y./Bronxville) and Joe Bucci (Ithaca, N.Y./Ithaca) have been named tri-captains for the 2015 season.
US Lacrosse, the national governing body for men's and women's lacrosse, has reached an agreement with the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) to provide the necessary education and training of women's lacrosse officials to reach US Lacrosse certification status in time for the 2015 season.
Lafayette lacrosse head coach Alison Fisher announced the addition of Brianne Tierney as an assistant coach. Tierney comes to Lafayette from the University of Denver, where she served as Director of Men's Lacrosse Operations.
The Siena Class of 2018 arrived on campus recently for the start of the fall semester. The 12-member incoming freshman class includes five 2014 US Lacrosse High School All-Americans and two younger brothers of current Saints.
Robert Morris head lacrosse coach Drew Stevenson has announced the hiring of Patrick Gaeger and M.J. Kiekebelt as graduate assistant coaches for the 2014-2015 season.