In 2019 - The Attack position has never been as important as it is in today's game of Lacrosse. Attack is for the players on the team who always want to the ball. They need to be the best stick handlers, passers, and shooters on the field. To do that - Players need to make sure they are giving themselves every advantage with the best possible equipment. In this list we have the top 5 attack heads for 2019.
The Maverik Optik 2.0 Lacrosse Head is the predecessor to one of the best-selling attack heads in recent memory. The Optik 2.0 head features a super lightweight design using a sleek two strut sidewall profile for increased ball control and shooting power. Maverik also uses X-Rail Technology with DuraTough material for the Optik 2.0 to distribute impact energy and increase overall durability. The Optik 2.0 head has improved upon the original face shape with a tighter profile and new tension lock technology to allowing for superior ball control. Maverik designed the Optik 2.0 to work best with a mid-low pocket which is good for attack-man who like to cradle one handed or want a quick release. The Opik 2.0 comes in as the number 1 attack head for the 2019 season and is sure to be seen everywhere.
The STX Ultra Power Lacrosse Head is the head with the name that says it all. For those players who want maximum shot power - This is the head. The Ultra Power Head was designed by STX for the true step down shooter. With this head a defense can't afford to give time and space. The Ultra Power was designed to mimic the throwing capability of equipment used in the sport of Jai Alai. Using its Power Ramp technology STX has made it possible for almost anyone to have faster shot. The angle of the Ultra Power scoop also happens to be perfect for ground balls which is always a must. STX uses Channel Lock Stringing Technology placing an extra stringing hole at the top of the head pulling the mesh diamonds higher and increasing the channel definition. The STX Ultra Power is an all around great head if you are looking to score more, especially from the outside.
The ECD Rebel Offense lacrosse head is a great all around offensive head. It is perfect for attackman that carry the ball all around the cage and score from a lot of different places. The ECD Rebel Offense head is a no brainer for players who want something more versatile than the average attack head. The Rebel Offense head provides an amazing balance of strength and weight. This is definitely one of the stiffer offensive heads out there, which makes it great for those relentless attack men who don't give up on rides. The Rebel Offense has a very sharp flare in the face shape which helps for stringing a tight channel. This head is great because it was made for ultimate pocket customization. Overall, the ECD Rebel Offense is great for guys who want a tailored pocket because it has a ton of stringing holes.
The Maverik Kinetik lacrosse head is another great option for attackmen who like to shoot from the outside a lot. The Kinetik is the lightest Maverik head in their lineup. Despite the fact that it is a light head the Kinetik is remarkably stiff for a head that only utilizes one strut on each side. The Kinetik head also uses Maverik’s tension lock technology which gives you a great channel for precise shots and passes. The Maverik Kinetik is designed for guys who want a mid- high pocket for added shot power. It is hard to find a head that combines a great channel with a high pocket, the Kinetik is the best option if that is what you are after.
The Nike CEO 2.0 Lacrosse head is the second generation head to Nike’s best selling lacrosse head ever. The Nike CEO 2 is an all around improvement to the original. It has the same classic face shape as the original but it has a shortened throat which lets you get closer to the head and protect your stick better. The scoop has also been revamped to make ground balls even easier than before. Although many people see the CEO 2 head as more of a faceoff head, many attackmen love using it because it strings up great and has a narrow face shape for great ball control. The CEO 2.0 checks all the boxes, if your just after a great all around head, look no further.