defender d pole deep clear play

The “D-Pole Deep” Clear

We saw a U15 middle school team run this simple Clear several…
defender d pole dodging carrying youth lacrosse practice game

What are College Coaches’ Two Favorite Stats?

Sure Goals and Assists are what make the newspapers the day after…
clearing the ball defense practice passing drill

“Over!” Redirect Clearing Passing Drill for Defense

Clearing is a critical and unique part of lacrosse that many coaches…
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4-3 “43” Clear: The Punt Return

Just getting the ball away from your own goal is one of the…
Duke Lacrosse long stick midfielder LSM pursues the NorthCarolina midfielder carrying the ball

The Clear: A Youth Coach’s Guide

"Clearing" can be the ultimate test of a team's stick skills,…
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Lax Lingo: “Up Field” and “Down Field”

We spend a lot of time listening to what good Lacrosse Coaches…