@ConnectLAX + @RealiDLacrosse Showcase = Exposure to the Right Coaches and Programs

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February 7, 2016

The iD Showcase at Macalester College in the heart of the Twin Cities (MN) will be on Monday & Tuesday, June 20-21, 2016. At the iD Showcase, 25 college coaches from all over the country will be accessible to Midwest players through recruiting, on-field instruction, and recruiting education. This will be the only Midwest recruiting showcase with an East Coast model: held on a college campus and coached by NCAA coaches. ConnectLAX, whose online recruiting platform…

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One on One With Tomahawk Shades

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September 13, 2015

Stepping outside the box and want to welcome Tomahawk Shades, an MLL sponsor, and say thank you for taking the time to answer some questions for our readers. First off can you introduce the people behind Tomahawk Shades to the ILWT readers? – Behind the scenes are myself (Andrew Shapiro) and my twin brother and partner Ryan Shapiro. We like to consider ourselves the Tomahawk Twins Your company has an…

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Guardian Announces 2015 Men’s Champions

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August 7, 2015

After three grueling days of head-to-head competition and evaluation, Guardian Sports is proud to announce that Collin Modelski,  2016 from De Paul Catholic High School and Brotherhood Travel Lacrosse in New Jersey, is the men’s overall winner for The 2nd Annual Guardian National Championship. Guardian National Champion Collin Modelski, DePaul Catholic HS and Brotherhood Lacrosse In it’s second year, The Guardian National Championship (GNC) is the largest lacrosse goalie-specific showcase bringing together the…

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Guardian Sports Announces Frank Menschner Memorial Scholarships

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July 13, 2015

Guardian Sports today announced that Jason Rose (2018 Garnet Valley HS), Gunnar Marks (2019 Don Bosco Prep HS) and Jakob Katzen (2016 Wilmington Friends HS) are the first three recipients of the Frank Menschner Memorial Scholarship.  The Frank Menschner Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the memory of Guardian Sports board member and fixture in the Philadelphia lacrosse community Frank W. Meschner.  The scholarships will give aspiring lacrosse goalies the opportunity…

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Gear Review: True Temper Lacrosse

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June 6, 2015

True Temper Sports has been one of those companies that you never heard of, but probably used their products.  According to their website, they have been designing and manufacturing shafts as a supplier for other lacrosse brands since 2004.  With lacrosse growing the way that it is, they have decided to enter the market with their own brand of lacrosse shafts, True. What this means is that there is a…

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Maverik Lacrosse Adds Ned Crotty

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April 10, 2015

Maverik Lacrosse, a leading lacrosse equipment manufacturer that designs products for ultimate player performance, today announced that Major League Lacrosse (MLL) standout Ned Crotty has joined the company’s growing roster of athletes. Crotty, an attackman with the MLL’s New York Lizards, was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2010 MLL Collegiate Draft after a stellar four-year career with Duke University. Crotty led the Blue Devils to the program’s first…

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Guardian Sports Annouces Guardian Rating Classification

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February 27, 2015

College lacrosse coaches now have access to a comprehensive new rating system they can use to recruit goalies, it’s called the Guardian Rating Classification (GRC) index. The GRC index is the first-ever quantifiable player-rating index in sports, outside of the NFL’s QBR ratings, to provide statistical figures for coaches to compare and contrast the skills and athleticism of lacrosse goalies. The GRC index is the brainchild of Ginny Capicchioni, the…

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Best of LaxCon 2015

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January 27, 2015

Nothing in this post is a paid endorsement, but instead the actual opinions of our staff. The annual lacrosse convention is the best place to get a gauge on what is going on in the world of lacrosse. We saw Major League Lacrosse host their annual draft, one of the best representations of American indoor lacrosse, and the best companies in the lacrosse world. We’re here to recap it and…

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Hopkins Reconfirms Use of Cascade

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January 9, 2015

A source closely involved with Cascade has reconfirmed with Johns Hopkins that they will wear Cascade helmets this 2015 season. Cornell has also been reconfirmed to use Cascade, but will sport STX Stallions as well throughout the season. Penn is confirmed to wear STX Stallions, as well as Ohio State. This has been an update from the ILWT Gear crew.

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Hopkins, Ohio State Amongst Programs to Wear STX Stallion Helmets

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January 6, 2015

As the 2015 NCAA lacrosse season approaches, teams continue to gear up. Most will wear Cascade R’s following the helmets’ modifications. Warrior Regulators will cease to exist. That leaves STX Stallion 500’s to be donned by some teams. Rumors are that Johns Hopkins, THE Ohio State, Cornell and UPenn will be among programs currently lining up to wear the new helmets in 2015. Without needing to be said, the mockups…

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