The Lax Machine BLOG

Chris Bates of the Episcopal Academy (PA) on recruiting legislation

Chris Bates, former Princeton and Drexel Head Coach took a few moments of his busy schedule to talk recruiting legislation, fundamentals and the process of becoming a better player 1. You were one of the first to advocate for a change in legislation to the college Lacrosse recruiting rules.  Now that things have changed, do you

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TO COMMIT OR NOT TO COMMIT…

icture this…You’re a 15 year old boy and your top priorities in life right now are (in no particular order)  Get your HS crush to go on a date with you Figure out a way to pass this global studies test coming up Find out what your friends are doing on Saturday night Get tickets

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IS YOUR CLUB TEAM MAKING YOU BETTER?

Or just making you LOOK better? As a coach of a HS team and Club team I often wonder about the state of Lacrosse and all this off-season play.  I can’t help but wonder if all that money being paid by families for “sweet gear” and funky shorts is just a marketing ploy or are

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