The STX Hammer is the best overall defensive head coming into the 2015 season. The strength and durability that this head provides is unbelievable. Not only will this head inflict a lot of damage to your opponent, but it is able to withstand a heavy workload as well. STX added two screw holes on the back of the throat to prevent jiggle from erosion.
This head was designed for the strongest and most aggressive players that play the game who usually break a few lacrosse heads per season. With STX’s C-Channel technology the Hammer is able to maintain its shape and make it through a physical season.
With an average weight of 5.6 ounces the STX Hammer delivers powerful checks with devastating results. There is no question that the STX Hammer is the most popular defensive head and that is why it is used primarily by the best collegiate and MLL defenseman.