Lyle Thompson expresses passion for art

Working on a large mural, Lyle Thompson displays his unusual technique combining graffiti and lacrosse throws with paint. ( Photo by Zach Fletcher)

By: Neil Becker Sports Reporter It was a golden opportunity that Georgia Swarm 2017 NLL MVP Lyle Thompson couldn’t pass up. During a recent team bye week Thompson, who has a deep love for art showed up at the Miami Ad School@ Portfolio Center located in Atlanta, where he recently took part in an arts show. Thompson, who originally wanted to study art at the University of Albany and now takes care of the designing of merchandising for Thompson brothers lacrosse, sat down on the paper which was situated near a large mural, which was his canvas. Showing his enthusiasm Thompson lifted his lacrosse stick and to the delight of everyone began playing some neon wall ball. “It was a big learning opportunity,” Thompson said. Showing his full commitment to…

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