LAX PRO INSIGHT
The new STX® Cell IV Lacrosse Shoulder Pads are 25% lighter than the best selling Cell 3 shoulder pads because it contains GeoFlex II™ Technology. This technology provides players with optimal flexibility and support. The STX Cell IV padding series is renowned for a "soft" and supple feel that gives players lots of protection and comfort. More and more players on the offensive side of the field are opting for a bit more protection, carbon shafts and stiffer defensive heads are making attackman and middies think twice before shedding all that padding.
The STX Cell 4 shoulder pads also have new and improved "stretch zones." These places where the pads come together have a flexible mesh membrane that lets the pads float around and adjust to your body as you move. Nice, big quality rib straps with velcro adjustments on the cell pads. These, once again. hit our TOP TEN LIST for 2018. Priced at $130 they are at the higher end of the shoulder pad spectrum, but for players and parents who want to put their players in a high-quality collegiate and big school level pad - the STX Cell 4 series is as good as it gets.
You will also notice that the big time travel team players in lower grades wear the smaller sized Cell 4 shoulder pads as well. The are the best pads on the market by far for the advanced youth players. On the other end, if you are a big boy, STX also is one of the only manufacturers that makes high end shoulder pads in XL too. These are also the best XL lacrosse shoulder pads on the market.
SEE THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SHOULDER PADS AND LINERS HERE AT THE FITTING GUIDE.
SEE THE CELL 4 PADDING VIDEO REVIEW BY A REAL PRO FROM THE BOSTON CANNONS