Facing-Off with Chris Eck: What You Need to Know

As a pair of six-on-six drills unfolded between the U.S. men's national team and Notre Dame on opposite ends of a field at ESPN's Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., in January, Team USA and Boston Cannons faceoff guru Chris Eck worked with a small group of Irish faceoff takers near midfield...Full Article...

Chris Eck's Faceoff Tips Part I

Chris Eck's Faceoff Tips Part II

Inside Lacrosse Weapon of Choice: Chris Eck

Face-Off machine, Chris Eck of the Boston Cannons and Team USA, breaks down his Weapon of Choice for dominating the face-off X. From the type of head he uses, to number of shooting strings, to superstitions - The Ecks factor tells all.


As a Face-Off guy I like to use the Old School Blade. I have a bunch of them stored up in my closet in NYC… probably the most valuable thing in my apartment. I’ve been using the Blade since I got a red and white splatter dyed one for Christmas my freshman year in High School. The way the stick is shaped and how the back of the head comes to a point makes allows it to slip under another guy’s head when you are battling at the X... Full Article...