Swax Lax Blog

Sideline Behavior

April 16, 2019 06:04
It’s getting close to the end of lacrosse season and games are getting more intense as they tend to have playoff implications. Passions are running high for everyone: players, fans, coaches, and...

Coaches on Coaching: Kevin Meany

April 1, 2019 02:00
As a company of coaches, we believe in the power of sharing from a wide variety of sources. We believe information from different experiences helps propel the game of lacrosse forward. With this...

Swax Lax Partners with US Lacrosse as an Official Training Partner

March 25, 2019 12:01

How Coaches Turn Fear to Confidence Through Lacrosse

March 19, 2019 06:00
Sports can sometimes be a scary experience for kids — especially for those just starting out. Here's how we aim to turn fear into confidence through lacrosse.

A Coach’s Thoughts on Lacrosse Positions

March 7, 2019 06:00
Practice has started. After warm ups and some stick drills we coaches are going to break our players up into position groups. Who decides which players go where? Hopefully the head coach. And...

11 Drills for High School and College-Level Lacrosse Players

March 4, 2019 01:52
These lacrosse drills are just right for high school and college-level players. They work perfectly in any available space, even if confined to the close quarters of a gymnasium or on a small field....

Adapting Lacrosse for Blind Players

February 27, 2019 12:44
People in the lacrosse community are passionate about all things associated with this great sport. We believe what sustains this passion is stories like the Parkville Adaptive Lacrosse program in...

Perfect Drills for Middle School Lacrosse Players

February 19, 2019 06:00
Anxious to start training for your spring season? These lacrosse drills are excellent for middle school players and work perfectly when confined to the close quarters of a gymnasium or on a small...

7 Tips for New Lacrosse Coaches

January 31, 2019 01:16
  It’s that time of year again. Time to get ready for lacrosse season. Practice may even have started for some of you. For you new lacrosse coaches, don’t panic. No matter what your background, you...

3 Favorite Indoor Drills for Intermediate to Advanced Lacrosse Players

January 25, 2019 11:58
Below are three of our favorite lacrosse training drills. They can all be used either indoors or out, for boys or girls. Each drill, in its most basic form, should be able to be executed by an...