beginning lacrosse drills

3 Beginning lacrosse Drills That Will Make You Better Today [video]

Like any sport, the best way to master lacrosse is practice. But where do you begin? The following beginning lacrosse drills will teach young players exactly what they need to know. From stick handling basics to how to throw the ball and pick up ground balls, this article will set your player up for success. Stick Handling Basics The right stick will make the rest of these drills much easier. For those who are just getting started, the larger head on the Thunderbird youth lacrosse sticks make it easier to throw and scoop. Once you have the right stick, you need to know how to hold and use it. Below… Read More

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basic lacrosse rules

Basic Lacrosse Rules You Need to Know for Youth Players

The basic rules of lacrosse are different depending on the age level. What is acceptable in high school men’s lacrosse is not at the youth level. That goes for game play, as well as requirements for lacrosse gear. Here is a complete list of basic lacrosse rules, however below are some highlights for the U6, U8 and U12 age brackets that you need to know to get started. Field Size. New for 2018, U6, U8, and U12 can use the unified small-sided field diagram as an alternative to the existing boys 60×35 yard field. The smaller field is designed so help players touch the ball more. Stick length. Stick size… Read More

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