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The Dangers of Lacrosse

The Dangers of Lacrosse

January 21, 2019

Lacrosse is a dangerous sport with a high threat of injuries such as ankle sprains, head and face contusions, concussions, knee sprains, wrist fractures, hip flexor strains, and lower back pain. If a player trains and conditions correctly, then they could avoid some of these serious injuries. Different positions call for specific conditioning and training because of the skill sets. For example, an a...

Box Lacrosse Vs. Field Lacrosse

Box Lacrosse Vs. Field Lacrosse

November 30, 2018

Many people don’t know the difference between box lacrosse and field lacrosse, most don’t even know that there are two main types of lacrosse. There are many differences between box lacrosse and field lacrosse that make the gameplay of box lacrosse different than field lacrosse. Box lacrosse is a variant of field lacrosse that has different rules and regulations. Box lacrosse became common i...

Student Athlete of the Week (Santiago Duque)

March 27, 2017

This week’s Student Athlete of the Week is brought to you by The Tutoring Club of Lexington. Click here to visit their website to get caught up or get ahead! Junior lacrosse player, Santiago Duque, discusses the team's season and their need for a new faculty adviser. Check it out!

Student Athlete of the Week

February 17, 2017

Seniors Joe Mulert and Sheldon Brown are Dunbar lacrosse players. Their next game is on March 3 at Lexington Catholic.

PLD Lacrosse vs Lexington Catholic

PLD Lacrosse vs Lexington Catholic

May 13, 2016

The Dunbar lacrosse team played a touch game against Lexington Catholic on Thursday.

WPLD May 2 Broadcast

May 2, 2016

This week we looked at Lacrosse Season Update, Creative Writing Kindergarten Books, a review of Prom, and the Latino Outreach Leaders interview with Univision.

PLD Lacrosse vs Ballard: Senior Night

PLD Lacrosse vs Ballard: Senior Night

April 22, 2016

Dunbar lacrosse played Louisville's Ballard on April 16, winning with a score of 13-9 . During halftime, the seniors on the team were recognized.

Cohn Commits to University of the Cumberlands

Cohn Commits to University of the Cumberlands

May 13, 2015

Senior lacrosse player Jerod Cohn committed to the University of the Cumberlands on Apr. 25, 2015. He plans to major in fitness and sports management while playing mid-fielder for their first year lacrosse team. "It's going to be interesting to start a first year team because we really get to set the standard," Cohn said. "We'll show how things are going to run, how we're going to behave as a te...

Dunbar Boys’ Lacrosse Defeats Blue Devils

Dunbar Boys’ Lacrosse Defeats Blue Devils

April 29, 2015

The Dunbar boys' lacrosse club team defeated the Henry Clay Blue Devils on Apr. 24, 2015.

The Longtime Rivalry Between Baseball and Lacrosse

The Longtime Rivalry Between Baseball and Lacrosse

April 23, 2015

Kentucky vs. Louisville basketball.  Auburn vs. Alabama football.  Yankees vs. Redsocks baseball. Rivalry weeks are anticipated for months, fan bases hate each other, states are divided, and occasionally, even households are split on which team to cheer for.  One of the most under-appreciated rivalries, however, doesn’t come between two teams, but rather between two entirely different sports. Baseball...

Lacrosse Preview

Lacrosse Preview

December 17, 2014

Dunbar has a lacrosse team at the club level. Along with the other high schools in Lexington, Dunbar plays locally, although a team from Louisville also plays. Dunbar won state three years ago in 2011. Henry Clay won state the last two years in a row, becoming Dunbar’s rival over the past few seasons. This upcoming season, Dunbar looks like it has great potential. Led by three captains, the team...

Dunbar Lacrosse

Sidney Sallengs, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2014

Filed under New in Sports

Lacrosse has recently gained popularity with high schools around the country that are adding teams. It is also being shown in popular shows like “Teen Wolf.” Dunbar has had a lacrosse team since 2007 and schools in the area like Lafayette and Henry Clay also have teams. Many lacrosse players are on year-round clubs before playing with Dunbar in the spring. Dunbar’s team begins practicing in late February and the season continues into early May. This season they have won three out of their four games so far. Senior Anthony Kahly said “A lot of us have played together since middle school, so we know how we...