* 1. At what level have you, or do you, play lacrosse?

* 2. Have you encountered lacrosse balls that become slick, slippery, or lose their grip after prolonged use (shiners)?

* 3. How affected are you by used balls?

* 4. How many practice balls do you personally own?

* 5. How often do you replace your lacrosse balls?

* 6. How long would you be willing to spend refurbishing each lacrosse ball?

* 7. How interested are you in a product that performs the services described above?

* 8. Would you prefer a chemical or mechanical product?

* 9. How much would you be willing to pay for a permanent solution to this problem?

* 10. Any further comments or complaints regarding old lacrosse balls?