Sometimes you need to be lucky to be good.
As the teams went to line up, I remember having to look almost straight up at this behemoth of a defender. The letters ‘RPI’ on his sweatshirt were about even with my eyes when we shook hands.
The sport of lacrosse is getting more creative by the day. One-handed passes, between the legs shots, and countless other moves that give the game its flair. It all starts with catching and throwing.
There will always be a place on man-up for the players who can pass and shoot. But if you can do it all, there will be a place for you everywhere on the field.