Sports Illustrated Lacrosse: Fundamentals for Winning

Sports Illustrated Lacrosse: Fundamentals for Winning

by David Urick
     
 

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Lacrosse, a game of speed, complexity, and nuance, is fast becoming one of the most popular sports nationwide. In this thoroughly updated edition of a Sports Illustrated bestseller ten-time national championship coach David Urick shows players and coaches the pathways to lacrosse success. With this book you can learn: · 10 fundamental stick skills every

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Lacrosse, a game of speed, complexity, and nuance, is fast becoming one of the most popular sports nationwide. In this thoroughly updated edition of a Sports Illustrated bestseller ten-time national championship coach David Urick shows players and coaches the pathways to lacrosse success. With this book you can learn: · 10 fundamental stick skills every player should know · The rules of lacrosse: penalties, play, and positions · How you can dodge, shoot, feed, cut, pick, and screen like a champion · Individual defense: the art of the check and the hold · 15 team offensive formations and how to make them work for you · How your team can play quality defense · 18 skills and drills for becoming a better goalie · Extra-man defenses, man-down-defense, fast breaks, team practice, equipment, and more!

Editorial Reviews

Don Zimmerman
David Urick, one of the most successful and respected coaches in the game today, has written excellent work on the fundamentals of lacrosse. It will benefit players, coaches, and spectators at all levels.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589793446
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Publication date:
04/25/2008
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
299,162
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author

David Urick is the current Men's Head Lacrosse Coach at Georgetown University and was inducted into the Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 1998. He lives in Washington, D.C.

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