French pioneers saw native americans playing the game and noted the Lacrosse stick looked like the bishop's crosse so they named the game lacrosse
the french. it is belived to be named after the canes carried by bishops called crosses, which the french thought resembled the lacrosse sticks.
the native Americans were the first to play lacrosse since they created it
Yes lacrosse was invented and used by the native americans.
the name of the louisianna lacrosse team, is the " Loyola flyers".
lacrosse came from the native americans.
mll or nll major league lacrosse or national lacrosse league
The name that lacrosse was originally called is baggatway
Lacrosse was formed my native American tribes, the real name is called baggattaway. It got the name lacrosse from a french soldior that documented them playing
I believe lacrosse was named lacrosse because the head of the stick (the pocket/net) is called la Crosse in french. France, England and Eastern Europe is where it originated out of and so the name stuck.
Lacrosse was first played by the Potawatomi Indians as a celebration.