a long-handled stick with a net at one end, used in playing lacrosse to catch, carry, or throw the ball
Origin of crosseFrench from Old French crois: see cross
The stick used in lacrosse, consisting of a shaft having at one end a looped head to which webbing is attached.
Origin of crosseFrench from Old French staff ; see crosier .
Jackie Baker playing in the 2008 NCAA Division II Women's Lacrosse Championship
- a lacrosse stick