Culture

Travel Team is Not a Dirty Word

April 6, 2015 Bob McGregor 0

I’ve read articles and personally heard comments criticizing youth “travel” teams or tournament teams. Statements like “clubs are getting rich off youth sports” or “you have to play on these teams to get exposure”. In […]

Drills

Shooting Drills

March 19, 2015 Bob McGregor 0

This list includes short descriptions of some popular basic shooting drills to get ideas for practice planning. Wing Cut Shooting Drill Set up 3 lines. 1 line of feeders behind the crease, and 2 lines up […]

Coaching

Lacrosse Drills for Young Players

March 12, 2015 Bob McGregor 0

I started out coaching girls lacrosse with 5th and 6th grade players.  In a way, the players taught me how to be a coach and run a practice.  Over the course of several seasons I developed a good […]

Drills

Passing and Catching Drills

December 19, 2014 Bob McGregor 0

This list includes short descriptions of some popular basic passing and catching drills to get ideas for practice planning. Partner Passing The drill is set up with two cones at least 10 yards apart. Each cone […]

Drills

Transition Drills

December 19, 2014 Bob McGregor 0

This list includes short descriptions of some popular basic transition drills to get ideas for practice planning. Track Meet Start by splitting up players into 2 teams 4 v 4 and creating a small field with […]

Drills

Ground Ball Drills

December 19, 2014 Bob McGregor 0

This list includes short descriptions of some popular basic ground ball drills to get ideas for practice planning. 50:50s with Outlet Pass There may be a better name for this, but I don’t know it. […]