The best beginner lacrosse stick on the market for those smaller players who are just picking up lacrosse for the first time. This complete lacrosse stick is perfect for any player that is 9 and under. This complete stick is legal for up to 10U youth lacrosse league play. Two critical things about youth lacrosse players and their first sticks. 1) They need a good pocket. This is the most critical piece of the puzzle. Young players are primarily working on basic skills, and without a decent pocket, they are doomed for bad habits right from the start. 2) The whole stick needs to be as lightweight as possible to make it easy for them to handle. StringKing hit the nail on the head with this complete stick. It is strung up by one of the best in the business and will give your beginner player an advantage on the field.This is not a full size attack length lacrosse stick. It is meant for youth players just starting to learn the game.