Presentation on theme: "Lacrosse/ STX ball Where did lacrosse begin? Lacrosse was first played in North America. It was used in contest among various North American Indians. In."— Presentation transcript:
Lacrosse/ STX ball Where did lacrosse begin? Lacrosse was first played in North America. It was used in contest among various North American Indians. In 1867 Dr. George W. Beers created the first set of rules. Equipment needed: Crosse: Stick with basket on the end ( the term Lacrosse- French for the Stick) Ball Goal Helmets, mask and padding (in actual lacrosse) STX- Ball: non contact, lead up activity to Lacrosse.
The Game 6 players per team No Goalie Only 4 offensive players may cross center line Must have both hands on stick at all times Two passes made before shot on goal Ball at mid court after goal
Rule/Violations Penalty Shot: Free shot at goal from mid court Awarded When? *Body contact or excessive stick contact *Not having 2 hands on stick (Crosse) *Having more than 4 players past mid court
Violations Continued Change of Ball The other team will receive the ball at point rule infraction occurred. Stalling - holding the ball more than 3 seconds. Traveling – taking more than 2 steps with ball Shoot at goal before 2 passes