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June 05, 2012
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Kristopher Campbell, 13, of Longmeadow, displayed some of his lacrosse gear at home.
Campbell, with more of his gear. Many young lacrosse players are seen as gear junkies for their desire to own the most colorful and fun products.
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Beau Keough, 9, played lacrosse with his older brothers in their Brookline back yard. The Keough brothers love the sport and its culture.
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Brothers John Piatelli, 14, front, and Brian, 12, left, played a small lacrosse game with friends in Wrentham.
The Piatelli brothers showed off their lacrosse shorts, which have pockets and can be worn to school.
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Liam Peck, 9, of Sherborn, checked out a new glove at Comlax, a one-stop lacrosse store in Needham, on Friday.
Comlax employee Chris Mackay, 20, talked lacrosse sticks with Nolan Holbrook, 13, and his mother, Shannon Holbrook, of Westwood on Friday.