Modern Rubber Lacrosse ball
First documented use of helmets in Lacrosse
First Synthetic Stick developed
Introduction of plastic stick headThe first plastic stick head was invented in 1964. This allowed for a more lightweight, symmetrical and balanced stick head.
This was extremely significant because created plastic stick heads made it possible to standardize all sticks so that they could all be a standard length, width and weight.
This invention decreased the bulk and weight of th e head which allowed for better stick control by players.