Lax Sports Network to Stream Fall Classic

Sep 29, 2016

SPARKS, Md. — US Lacrosse today announced Lax Sports Network as the exclusive broadcast partner for the Team USA Fall Classic, set for Tierney Field at US Lacrosse headquarters Oct. 8-9.

The event will feature the recently announced 2017 U.S. women’s national team, Australia, Canada, England and 2016 NCAA Division I champion North Carolina. All eight games will be streamed live for free at laxsportsnetwork.com/fallclassic.

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U.S. Senator Opposing False Safety Claims by Equipment Makers

Sep 28, 2016

U.S. Senator Tom Udall called on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to take a stronger stance against manufacturers that make bogus and deceptive claims that their youth sports gear can prevent head injuries, primarily concussions.

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US Lacrosse Partnering with Sankofa Lacrosse for Youth Clinics

Sep 27, 2016

New partnership between US Lacrosse and the Sankofa Lacrosse Foundation will support free youth clinics for those from underrepresented lacrosse communities.

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Enhanced Version of Mobile Coach Launches

Sep 23, 2016

US Lacrosse launched the latest version of its Mobile Coach app earlier this month, and it’s full of enhancements and upgrades that will help coaches be more efficient with their time, allowing them to help their players get better.

The app includes access to more than 500 men’s and women’s drills and videos available on your iOS or Android device, and much more. Here’s an overview of what you can expect to find in the new Mobile Coach release:

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Team USA's Alyssa Murray Featured in SELF Magazine

Sep 22, 2016

Team USA's Alyssa Murray is featured in the October issue of SELF magazine in the fitness section, which hits newstands on Sept. 27.

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A Case for Change in Youth Lacrosse

Sep 21, 2016

Recently, US Lacrosse published a summary of the changes that are happening to the youth lacrosse rules, effective in 2017.  There are some that feel these changes have gone “too far” and are ruining the sport of lacrosse.

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Registration Opens for US Lacrosse Nationals

Sep 21, 2016

SPARKS, Md. — US Lacrosse today opened team registration for the ninth annual US Lacrosse Nationals, set for July 28-30, 2017, in Richmond, Va. The #USLNationals represents lacrosse’s best-run tournament for boys and girls teams in the 14U, 13U and 12U divisions.

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Video: Highlights from US Lacrosse Grand Opening

Sep 20, 2016

US Lacrosse welcomed more than 1,200 people to its new headquarters for a special Grand Opening event on the weekend of September 10-11, 2016. Among the highlights were the dedication of the IWLCA Building, William G. Tierney Field, the Richard M. Moran Hall of Fame Gallery and the 9/11 Memorial Garden. Accompanying the dedications were three great lacrosse games featuring the U.S. women's national team, the U.S. men's national team and the FDNY and NYPD lacrosse teams. This video shot and produced by Mike Wallin and Emily Brown captures the flavor of the weekend.

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Video: National Hall of Fame Class of 2016

Sep 20, 2016

Nine inductees were formally honored as the newest members of the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame during the 2016 induction ceremony on September 10, 2016.

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US Lacrosse Announces New Girls' Youth Rules

Sep 19, 2016

The US Lacrosse Board of Directors has recently approved girls’ youth lacrosse rules that align with the Lacrosse Athlete Development Model (LADM). The new rules are based on the core values of the LADM, which is to encourage skill development and grow participation by promoting a safe and fun playing environment through developmentally appropriate rule sets tailored to specific age groupings.

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