Practice

Practice Plan – 3 ideas for effective indoor practice

The dreaded snow day. Not only does it mean you can’t practice today….it most likely means you are stuck indoors….for days. This can feel crippling. First, are you even allowed to throw balls indoors? Second, Is there really a gym big enough? Three, the danger level goes up for coaches (seriously balls flying everywhere bouncing …

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Lacrosse Tryouts – How do you pick your team? Pt. 2

Player We are a lacrosse team, and we need lacrosse players. Evaluating talent from top the bottom isn’t the easiest thing to do in only a few days of tryouts. Therefore, I began to take a smaller approach to reviewing talent at tryouts. I focus on two things, Basic skills and Situational awareness. Basic skills …

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Lacrosse Tryouts – How do you pick your team? Pt. 1

Person How do we grade the person? This one is not the easiest to give an objective grade, but the most important to have. I want my team to be full of quality character individuals. These individuals represent more than themselves. They represent their families, each other, the school, and you the coach. I love …

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