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#LaxatHome: How to Use Your Size with Myles Jones

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Myles Jones remembers the first time he saw a swim dodge. He was a middle school lacrosse fanatic watching then-Johns Hopkins star Paul Rabil use his size to his advantage to pull off the move. Fast forward several years, and Jones found he possessed the same advantage as a midfielder at Duke. He made it a point to master the swim dodge, which he honed with the Blue Devils and continues to deploy today as a professional lacrosse player. At the Team USA Fall Classic in October 2018, Yale midfielder Douglas Pula attempted to drive Jones to the sideline and out
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National Lacrosse League Elects to Shift Attention to Next Season

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Philadelphia, June 4, 2020 – The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the longest running and most successful professional lacrosse league in the world, today announced that the League is focusing its attention and efforts on preparing for the next season and has decided not to complete the 2019-20 season.  The decision follows the cancellation of the regular season which was announced on April 6th after suspension of the regular season on March 12th due to COVID-19. “After an exhaustive effort weighing all of the factors, including the health and safety of our players and staff, immigration challenges, and the resources required
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A Candid Reflection on Race from Virginia Coach Lars Tiffany

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Truth, justice, equality. Our nation’s founders and charter documents clearly state the values the United States of America, and its citizens, will pursue and realize. Starting with the Declaration of Independence and continuing through modern times, we have such poetic, theoretical purity of opportunity-for-all and democracy found in the words from our government. But why do such past and current values not reflect the reality for so many Americans? Our history has created an alternative reality, a degrading existence for them. Why?  Slavery and oppression of black people, and the genocide and isolation of Native Americans, underlie the inequality that exists today. Institutionalized “isms”
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Brandon Madalion, Avery Jaffe Are US Lacrosse Impact Athletes

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Each week, US Lacrosse is proud to highlight our Impact Athletes — boys’ and girls’ high school lacrosse players who are supporting their communities with special efforts.  We all recognize that these are unusual and unprecedented times, but great challenges also offer great opportunities, and US Lacrosse continues to receive and share some of these inspiring stories. US Lacrosse has created an easy-to-use online submission form so you can share your stories and photos with us. US Lacrosse reviews all submissions and selects exemplary high school athletes to recognize. These are their stories. This week, we highlight a pair of
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MLL Top 20: Nos. 10-6

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Image: Photographer Name: PHOTO COURTESY OF MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSEArticle Summary Title: MLL Top 20: Nos. 10-6Path: https://www.uslaxmagazine.com/pro/mll/major-league-lacrosses-all-time-top-20-players-10-6 Source link
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UMBC Lacrosse Custom Award Sticks

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I’m Justin Skaggs, lead stick maker at Skaggs Wood Works and curator of WoodLacrosseSticks.com. Today, I want to showcase this really awesome order that UMBC asked me to build for them. It’s a pretty cool order because it has some TWIGs as well as some full-size sticks, and I think it’s a really cool showcase. UMBC Lacrosse Custom Award Sticks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBW_PF-omQ8 UMBC actually decided to give these out as thank you gifts for the families that have supported the team. So, a lot of what I do is to create stick around celebrating the end of their playing cycle, or
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Teen Lacrosse Player: Sam Rothman.

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Hello everyone we had the chance to interview teen lacrosse player Sam Rothman.  Same has a pretty cool Instagram page that features other teen lacrosse players as well. If you are a teen lacrosse player hoping to be featured somewhere definitely hit her up.  Sam currently has 5.5k followers on her instagram page. If you get a chance make sure you checkout her page.  How old are you? I am 16 years old.  How is your lax career going so far? I have been playing lacrosse since I was eight years old, and so far it has been going decently.
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Greg Gurenlian Retires: Thanks For Shaping Lacrosse

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Faceoff legend Greg Gurenlian announced his retirement today from the Premier Lacrosse League, playing in the inaugural PLL season after coming out of retirement from leaving Major League Lacrosse in 2017. Greg Gurenlian Retires From PLL About His Career The seemingly ageless 30-something that seemed to get better the older he got, has been one of the most dominant faceoff midfielders to ever play the sport of lacrosse. Gurenlian was notorious for wiping the floor with the opposition throughout his pro lacrosse career, particularly during his time in Major League Lacrosse. Gurenlian spent the last 8 years of his MLL career
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