Youth Lacrosse: Some basic points of emphasis

Youth lacrosse practices should largely be focused on properly developing the fundamental skills while simultaneously fostering a love for the game.  It’s important to make sure players learn and practice these techniques properly:

  • Passing:  FOOTWORK (standing sideways to the target); hands up and away from the body; top hand towards the middle of the stick, bottom hand at the butt-end of the stick; push/pull motion; making sure the stick is lined up towards the target; throwing overhand; snapping the wrists and following through.
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2012 North Texas Youth Lacrosse League 7/8 Championship Recap

       Highlander Stadium in picturesque Highland Park was the scene of Friday nights North Texas Youth Lacrosse League Championship game featuring the Highland Park Scots and Dallas Jesuit’s youth program the Dallas Deuces. The Scots entered the game as the number one south seed, undefeated in league play, and sporting a goal differential of +64. The Scots…

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Houston Christian HS hosts the 3rd Annual Middle School Lacrosse Round-up

On March 3rd, a great combination of Houston private schools and club middle school teams gathered at Houston Christian for the 3rd annual Round-Up tournament.  Participating teams included: St. John’s, St. Francis Episcopal, Kinkaid, HYLAX, Katy, West Houston, Klein, Clear Lake, Spartans Lacrosse and the Houston Outlaws.   The teams played 4 games in the…

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