10 Mental Mistakes Lacrosse Players Make

10 Mental Mistakes Lacrosse Players Make 1.Getting involved in the hype or fan mentality by looking up statistics of yourself and other lacrosse players or teams. Once the season ends, then you can decipher the statistics.  During the season, you should always just focus on improving your skills and yourself. 2. Associating with negative people…

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Here are the 7 Cardinal Sins of Mindset in Lacrosse

Here are the 7 Cardinal Sins of Mindset in Lacrosse     Indifference/Apathy – There’s no room for these doubtful feelings if you want to develop your skills and improve your performance. Always put in 110%. Stubbornness – Being stubborn means you are not coachable. Being uncoachable will make you unsuccessful. However, being open-minded will…

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Predator vs. Prey Mindset in Lacrosse

Predator vs. Prey Mindset in Lacrosse You have a choice each moment on the field, at school and in life. Are you going to be the Predator or the Prey?  Are you on the prowl, or are you constantly fearing for your life? When you think about animals in their natural habitats, there are always…

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Effective Strategies for Complex Situations

Overthinking. Yes, something everyone does but doesn’t necessarily want to do. Why is it so hard to control what we think? How come when we tell ourselves to stop overthinking, we seem to think about it even more? Why did we start thinking about this situation in the first place? Was this situation a good…

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The Secrets of Mental Toughness No One Talks About

How my softest kid got super tough – yours can too… Pete Jacobson has been a varsity HS coach for almost 20 years. He also works with coaches of all levels through WinSmarter to help them get better at what they do, have a greater impact and go home happy. Check out 10 Insanely Powerful…

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