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On this week's podcast, Mike and Michael discuss the kerfuffle between Paul Rabil and Warrior, selecting the All-LaxRecords teams and the summer lacrosse recruiting season.
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You Can Make a Difference
When I founded LaxRecords.com, I wanted to create something different. I grew up reading box scores for games and buying baseball almanacs to learn about the history of the sport I played growing up. Once I found lacrosse, that history nerd in me had the idea to create the same idea for boys high school lacrosse.
It started with a simple question from a parent, "who has scored the most points in history?". The seed was planted and I knew that's what I wanted to create. At the time, I was not sure anyone else would find it interesting, so I gave myself a year to find out. As fortune would have it, many of you are interested in the history of our sport.
I believe LaxRecords.com is something special. It is like a library or Wikipedia. A place to discover the history of lacrosse. To my knowledge, I am the only person doing this work in lacrosse.
Since 2014 I've worked to keep all content free and open to everyone. My promise to you is that I will never charge for access to the content on LaxRecords.com.
This is where I need your help
LaxRecords.com has grown to a point where it's not possible for me to keep funding it on my own. There is a multitude of expenses with running a website and I want to ensure I'm providing the best experience possible for all the fans.
If everyone reading this donated, my fundraiser work would be done within an hour. But not everyone can or will donate. And that's fine.
I'm trying something new
I've created three tiers of donations: $2, $5 and $10 per month. There's also an option to make a one-time donation.
In the spirit of giving back, each donation tier comes with a different reward*.
LaxRecords, Inc. (NFP) is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity. Donors can deduct contributions under IRC Section 170.
It may not seem like much, but it says a lot and shows me that you genuinely like the content I put out.
Receive a monthly gift that could include:
Everything from previous tiers plus:
• quarterly exclusive t-shirt
(will start shipping once 10 people have signed up)
Make Checks Payable To:
LaxRecords, Inc. (NFP)
3238 N Central Park
Chicago, IL 60618
*To ensure LaxRecords is fiscally responsible, $10 reward levels will go into effect once 10 people have committed.