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
Origin and History of Lacrosse / 'Indian Ball Game' by George Catlin, courtesy. “
Indian Ball Game” by George Catlin (courtesy Smithsonian American Art ...
At the Lacrosse Museum and National Hall of Fame in Baltimore, a bronze statue
stands in front of the building in tribute to the Indian origins of the game.
Lacrosse was a gift to us from the Creator, to be played for his enjoyment and as
a ... Our grandfathers tell us that when lacrosse originated it was played for ...
game that was eventually adopted and shaped into modern lacrosse by ...
Archeological evidence indicates that lacrosse originated among indigenous
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 ...
Mar 9, 2012 ... A brief history of the sport of lacrosse, mainly focusing on the traditional Native
Aug 12, 2008 ... Played throughout the world today, the sport of lacrosse is derived from a
Haudenosaunee game of great antiquity.
Nov 16, 2011 ... Lacrosse is a sport that has grown in popularity in recent years, especially with
kids. But the sport is one that has been around for a long time.
When the first people of America started playing lacrosse centuries ago, the
game served many purposes. It was played to amuse the Creator, to train young