Pope Boys Varsity Lacrosse

  • Overall Record: 8 - 11
  • Conference Record: 5 - 2

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Conditioning Schedule until tryouts

We will condition today, and then next week Mon Jan 9 – Thur Jan 12.  The following week will be Mon Jan 16 – Thur Jan 19.  On the 19th we will conduct a few parts of the fitness test.  The 1.5 mile run and Agility Run.  All players trying out that are not in

To a Potential College Recruit

An open letter to a potential recruit we are following: As we toured the campus I took copious mental notes including a short ponder on how you were too busy for a returned phone call or email to our staff yet, your email-ready smartphone was all but attached to your hand the entire unofficial visit.

Lacrosse Conditioning

I wanted to clarify a few things regarding off season, or preseason conditioning for lacrosse.  Off season conditioning entails two different areas.  First there is a strength portion, which is accomplished in the weight room and incorporates using a variety of lifts that teach, train and strengthen explosive movements that are the foundation of not

The Multi-sport Athlete

While athletics seems to have changed over the years, there are a few athletic things that have not.  First and foremost is the idea of the multi-sport athlete.  He seems to be anachronistic, part of some bygone era from the last century; yet when you ask college coaches of lacrosse or football, they almost exclusively

Boys Lacrosse Schedule Posted

The 2017 Boys Lacrosse Schedule is up on the web at popeathletics.com as well as popelacrosse.com.  Parents should note that we will be playing games during the Winter Break, February 20 – 24, and that all players are expected to be at games and practices during that week. Parents should also note that we have

Fall Parking Announcement-All Seniors

ALL STUDENTS: This announcement is to update all seniors on parking for on campus during the school day for Fall 2016 semester…Please check the Pope HS website for all the details…. Here is step one of the process (for all steps please check the website link above): Fall Parking 2016- SENIORS ONLY Pope High School

Summer Weights for All Sports

Reminder, we will begin our summer weight training on Thursday June 2nd.  Sessions will last from 10:00-11:30.  Please follow the instructions that were posted by the athletic department about entry to and through building.  We will be lifting under the bleachers and will modify some extra general physical preparation type exercises after lifting based on weather

Two Hounds Shine in All State Balloting

Sunday the 6A lacrosse playoff coaches met to determine the 1st, and 2nd All State teams as well as the 9 All American players from that classification.  Two players from Pope, senior goalie Michael Oswald and junior defender Adam Corby were among those selected.  Oswald was selected as the best 6A goalie of the year

Boys Lacrosse Makes Run For The Title

The boys varsity lacrosse team set themselves up for a clash with Lassiter for the Area title Friday night after beating Cherokee 20 – 1 on Senior night last week.  The Hounds then defeated Roswell Tuesday night by a score of 12 – 6.  This win not only set up the Hounds for a shot

Physical Night-CANCELED

We regret to inform everyone that due to last minute issues with conducting our planned physical night, we are canceling it for this year.  The issues would have prevented us from running the event in an organized, efficient manner, so it is in the best interest of everyone that we cancel the event.  We apologize