Lacrosse is a contact team sport played between two teams using a small rubber
ball and a long-handled stick called a crosse or ...
Origin and History of Lacrosse / 'Indian Ball Game' by George Catlin, courtesy ...
As a result, interest in the game of lacrosse began to develop in Canada.
Historical Facts About Lacrosse. Where the Game Began and the People Who
Started It. Lacrosse was considered the most widely played team sport of its time
Its origins are rooted in legend, and the game continues to be used for curative
purposes and surrounded with ceremony. Game equipment and players are still
The Native American game of lacrosse could involve hundreds of players and
stretch across a mile of uneven fields; contests frequently left injured players.
The ancient game of Lacrosse was given to our people by the Creator for his
amusement. The origins of lacrosse are not know, we the people only know that
Jul 13, 2010 ... As a result the Iroquois, who along with the Huron helped invent lacrosse, know a
thing or two about playing the long game.
The game of lacrosse was invented by Native Americans but has gone through
significant changes over time. Since it was played in Native American time, it has
Mar 31, 2015 ... In its beginnings lacrosse, then called baggataway, was a wide-open game that
was part religious ritual and part military training. A Whole Lot ...
Lacrosse is a game that is considered by many people to be the oldest sport in
North America, the game's origins date back to the 1400s. It was not until until the