The History of Lacrosse
The sport of lacrosse is a game of skill with history rooted in the ancient tradition of using sport as ritual. Lacrosse has evolved over time to become a high profile sport befitting its noble heritage. According to a 2009 Wall Street Journal report,...
Lacrosse has its origins in a tribal game played by eastern Woodlands Native
Americans and by some Plains Indians tribes in what is now Canada. The game
Learn about the history of the sport and how far it has come. ... Lacrosse was one
of many varieties of indigenous stickball games being played by American ...
Origin and History of Lacrosse / 'Indian Ball Game' by George Catlin, courtesy. “
Indian Ball Game” by George Catlin (courtesy Smithsonian American Art ...
Mar 31, 2015 ... The history of Lacrosse began among North American Indian tribes. As early as
the 1400s, the Iroquois, Huron, Algonquin and other tribes ...
Colonial Williamsburg journal, a popular history magazine about historic ... The
Native American game of lacrosse could involve hundreds of players and stretch
Mar 9, 2012 ... A brief history of the sport of lacrosse, mainly focusing on the traditional Native
Lacrosse was considered the most widely played team sport of its time in ... In all
its forms the Native version of lacrosse was an athletic contest of great skill, ...
The Iroquois are the originators of the modern day game of Lacrosse. Shrouded
in time, Lacrosse was played among the Confederacy long before the coming of
History. Lacrosse was invented by Native North Americans. Its name was
dehuntshigwa'es in Onondaga ("men hit a rounded object"), da-nah-wah'uwsdi in