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Coming soon to a field near you: lacrosse

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Professional lacrosse teams throughout the country are attracting young fans to the sport. (Courtesy of Henny Ray Abrams)


The Bonners Ferry team play during their first season in the North Idaho Lacrosse League. (Courtesy of John Niewieroski)

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The New York Titans win in their 2007 debut, the first professional lacrosse game at the Madison Square Garden. (Courtesy of Joseph O'Rourke)

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Lacrosse is hot. As the sport expands and reshapes its image, most of the new players aren’t rich, preppy or living on the East Coast.