I am going to start a series of videos designed to help the coaches, parents and players in my community understand the game of boys lacrosse as I do. These videos will be short and to the point emphasizing some basic concept of lacrosse that may be fairly obvious to college and pro level players, Read more about Finding the 2 v 1 in boys lacrosse[…]
It never fails to amaze me how many players who shoot on the run never get it right. They will take hundreds of practice shots to improve but still they just cannot get consistent or comfortable with it. It isn’t because they aren’t working hard at trying to improve, I believe all players believe they Read more about How to properly shoot on the run[…]
Scoring opportunities don’t come often but when they do you want to capitalize on them. Sadly, many players aren’t prepared because of a number of reasons. Number one among those reasons is that they just don’t shoot enough. In practice coaches need to go over a lot of situational things and often those situations do Read more about If you want to improve your shooting accuracy,,,shoot![…]
When I switched back to coaching boys lacrosse the first offense I installed was the 2-3-1 (I count from midfield down to attack). The 2-3-1 or “muscle car” offense as our team calls it, has all the horsepower you need to attack at both man to man and zone defenses and score well. I’ve even Read more about The 2-3-1 boys lacrosse offense, use it in any situation[…]
I imagine that title got your attention and it wasn’t designed to trick you, I am going to give you a free playbook. Why would I do that? Wouldn’t my opponents use it against me? The short answer is; maybe, but I don’t care. Despite the goal of this website, which is to help coaches Read more about Free Playbook![…]
The Lacrosse Academy signup deadline is extended to May 27th and their are a few other details I’d like to update/offer, here they are: 1. If parents want to sign up their children, but they anticipate missing MORE than 2 sessions (the price is based on 12 sessions but 14 are available to go to, Read more about Lacrosse Academy Sign Up Deadline Moved to May 27th[…]
The Mason Boys Lacrosse team sits at 5-5 winning the last 4 in a row so I thought it might be time for some fun with video Gif’s from recent games. Enjoy these shorts!
Its been a rough start to the Mason High School Boys Lacrosse season, but it wasn’t supposed to be easy. Playing 5 of the top 15 teams in the state in the first 6 games produced a less than impressive record, but this past weekend was the turning point where those 1 goal losses early Read more about Mason High School Boys Lacrosse Highlights[…]
Recently we attached a GoPro to the helmet of Mason lacrosse midfielder, Justin Miller, and the attached video shows the view from a offensive midfielders point of view. Enjoy the show!
One summer during a clinic I was giving after having made numerous corrections to a particular players’ technique, the player abruptly stopped working and asked; “don’t you think that was good enough?” To which I replied, “if you are satisfied with good, you’ll never be great”, and that pretty much sums up my feeling on Read more about Great players are hardly ever satisfied[…]