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Lacrosse Flow

This informant is my roommate who plays on USC’s lacrosse team.  I asked him if there was any folk superstitions or traditions widely accepted amongst the sport or team and this is what he told me. There’s totally two huge beliefs in lax [the “x” looks like a cross, making it la-“cross,” but it is… Continue Reading »

Luck Charms in Lacrosse

My informant plays soccer and lacrosse at Allegheny College. I asked her if she knew of any of good luck charms or if there were any superstitions involved with her teammates. She humorously told me that the most popular good luck charm with her teammates on both soccer and lacrosse is to have a pair… Continue Reading »