Lacrosse As Prep Sports
Lacrosse is a team sport which has its origin from America. The game of lacrosse is played using a little solid rubber ball and a long-handled racquet called a crosse. Offensively the main target of lacrosse game is to catch, carry, and pass the ball by using the lacrosse stick in an effort to score by eventually hurling the ball into an opponent's goal. Defensively, the target is to keep the opponent team from scoring and to divest them of the ball by using the stick checking and body contact or positioning. There are three main versions of the sport: men's lacrosse, women's lacrosse and box lacrosse. However, the game of lacrosse as prep has been gaining more popularity nowadays.
The game of lacrosse has its origin from America; today prep lacrosse has also gain more popular in Washington. Some of the well known schools in high school lacrosse include T.C William High Schools, LaCrosse Public Schools and Manhasset Secondary School. T.C William High Schools is named after former superintendent T.C. Williams of Alexandria City Public Schools who served from the mid-1930s to the mid-1960s. It is located near the geographic center of the city, at 3330 King Street; and is referred to informally as ‘T.C’. Approximately 2,100 students from grades 10-12 are enrolled at T.C. Ninth graders have classes at the nearby Minnie Howard campus and participate in T.C. Williams’s sports and extracurricular activities. The school offers numerous advanced lacrosse courses for its students. Every year, dozens of graduates go on to elite colleges, and T.C. Williams has won statewide academic and lacrosse competitions. However, lacrosse in high school became popular when many of the schools in Washington started lacrosse competition at high school level.
Lacrosse High School is also one of the most popular schools. This school serves grades 9-12 in the Lacrosse School District. Lacrosse Public School, it is located in the small farming town of Lacrosse in the hills of the Palouse of Eastern Washington. Small town living in LaCrosse is a little piece of Paradise. The district is accredited by the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools. Manhasset Secondary School is also popular in Washington; Manhasset lacrosse has won the state lacrosse title three times, in 1995, 2004 and 2009.