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Title:
Lacrosse in action
Author:
Crossingham, John, 1974-
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Publication Information:
New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Offers a brief introduction to the history, techniques, equipment, and rules of lacrosse, a sport that was invented by Native Americans.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.5 1.0 64335.
ISBN:
9780778703297

9780778703495
Format :
Book

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When lacrosse was first played as a Native American sport, teams of hundreds of people played on a field that was miles in length! Lacrosse in Action uses full-color photos and illustrations to highlight a sport that is becoming more and more popular in North America. Features include player positions, scoring drills and skills, defense and goaltending techniques, lacrosse equipment and rules.


Table of Contents

What is lacrosse?p. 4
Boys' field lacrossep. 6
Girls' field lacrossep. 8
Box lacrossep. 10
The essentialsp. 12
Warming upp. 14
Cradle itp. 16
Catchingp. 18
Passingp. 20
Chasing the ballp. 22
Face-offs and drawsp. 24
They score!p. 26
Strong defensep. 28
Goaltendingp. 30
Glossary and Indexp. 32