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More On the West Genesee Equipment Drive

0 - Published April 24, 2012 by in CILA, Des Moines, Equipment, Gloves, Growth, Helmet, Youth

With West Genesee’s mind-blowing equipment drive now two days behind us, news keeps rolling in.  Your News Now in Syracuse covered the lacrosse gear drive; check out the video here.  Along with interviews with Adam Higginbotham and Coach Messere, there are some nice shots of the donated equipment.  The Central Iowa Lacrosse Association logo (on […]


Is Paul Gait Cursed?

6 - Published February 15, 2012 by in Equipment, Helmet

When it comes to famous lacrosse families, only the Powells seem to rival the notoriety of the Gaits.  Just as Mikey is more widely recognized than brothers Casey and Ryan, Gary the more famous of the Gaits.  Despite being perpetually in his twin brother’s shadow, Paul had a strong and respected lacrosse career.  After three […]

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Laxy Claus’ Greatest Gift

2 - Published January 4, 2012 by in Equipment, Helmet

After handing out new sticks and kicks, the jolly old man known as Laxy Claus still had one more package for me. I was definitely not expecting a brand new Cascade CPX-R under (ok, technically beside) the Christmas tree, even though I was in the market for a new lid. Originally, I planned to buy […]

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The Helmet Conundrum

0 - Published October 20, 2011 by in Equipment, Helmet

Through a quick visual survey of high school, MCLA, and NCAA teams  one can determine that Cascade rules the helmet world.  And the Pro7 is the Cesar of the Cascade  Empire.  The CPX-R is gaining footing, but generally seems like an also ran.  The Warrior TII comes across as a pretender to the throne.  Will […]