In the past few games I noticed some confusion regarding proper substitution, which I hope to clear up here.
Lacrosse has two types of substitution, regular and special. Regular substitution always occurs during a dead-ball, and always requires the request for a Horn!. Special substitution may occur during any live-ball or dead-ball situation and no horn is required to sub. That is a hard-and-fast explanation, so lets dig into the basics.
- Regular Substitution
- Horn is required
- Horn may only be requested on a Sideline ...