South Florida Repeats at US Lacrosse Nationals, Wins Tuscarora Title!

via USLacrosse.Org – pictures provided by the team   In the Tuscarora Division title game, South Florida scored three goals in the opening five minutes of the second half to move out to a 6-1 lead and went on to beat San Diego 9-5. Tara Shecter and Caitlyn Wurzburger each scored twice for South Florida. […]

US Lacrosse South Florida Team Named for National Championships

  Congratulations to the girls who will represent the US Lacrosse South Florida National Team at Yale University May 26-28 for the Women’s National Tournament.  The girls are coached by Mike Skonieczki, Head Coach of St. Andrews, Eileen Pliske, Head Coach of Pine Crest and former Wellington High School and Cornell great, Claire Poza.  Based […]

Florida Select Takes 2018 Division Title at Sand Storm Lacrosse Festival!

Thanks to Lisa Mullen for this report!   Delray Beach Girls Undefeated in Six Games at Palm Springs, CA Tournament Delray Beach, FL (January, 2017) — Florida Select stormed their opponents to take the title in the 2018 division at Sand Storm Lacrosse Festival January 14-15. 197 girls club teams from around the country converged […]

Lacrosse Science! UF Study Seeks Male and Female Volunteers for Shooting Motion Study

Florida’s leading research institute doesn’t only study concussions, Einstein’s theories, and other boring stuff, like beer.  They also study lacrosse! Dr. Heather Vincent of the UF Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is the principal investigator for a series of studies based on the biomechanics of lacrosse.  The aspects of interest include the difference in motion […]

Gold Coast Shootout In Plantation A Great Weekend For The Sport

  Since lacrosse is a spring sport . . . okay, partly winter down here too . . . I considered this time of the year as spring training, both for the players and myself too. An event like this gives me a chance to catch up with coaches, parents, graduates and pretty much anyone […]