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Q: What action do you use to keep the lacrosse ball in the stick?
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What do you do when there is a ground ball in lacrosse?

Get low to the ball and scoop through it with two hands on your stick, make sure you are low and stable so you can scoop and keep running.


Is girls lacrosse tougher than boys lacrosse?

It depends on what you mean by "tougher." Boys lacrosse is more aggressive and they are allowed to check the body as well as the stick. However, they wear a lot of padding and have a large pocket in the netting of their stick that makes it easier to keep the ball in. Only stick to stick checking is allowed in girls lacrosse, but the only protection they wear is a mouth guard and goggles and they do not have the large pocket advantage that boys do making it more difficult to maintain possession of the ball.


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How do you cradle a lacrosse ball?

Hey! Haha well i am a lacrosse player, so i should know. You hold the stick straight, and use your wrists like hinges to twist the stick. This motion is not only for wrists, but arms as well. They should be moving back and forth in the same motion as the wrists. Everyone cradles differently though, some people cradle the stick back and forth acrosse their body, other like to keep the stick on one side. However you choose to do it is fine. The best advice i can give you though, is practice! The best way to teach yourself is to get some experience! Hope that helps! ~superfluffa~


How do you make a good pocket in a lacrosse stick?

Loosen your sidewall strings and your string at the bottom of the stick. Push a ball in as deep as you need it and wedge something in there to hold the ball in (a piece of wood might work well). Tighten your sidewalls and bottom string just enough to keep that pocket and remove the wedge holding the ball. You might also have to play with your shooting strings, as your throw might go a little down now.


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If it's wood it doesn't matter. However if your head is plastic it is better to keep it inside because the cold makes the plastic brittle and more likely to break.