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Take the Pledge to Compete with Class

March 26, 2014    1982 Views
Take the Pledge to Compete with ClassJoin US Lacrosse in pledging to “Compete with Class” and “Honor the Game” this season. Read More »

Should Leagues Require Officials to Work Scrimmages?

March 17, 2014    1166 Views
Should leagues require officials to work scrimmagesDirector of Health and Sport Safety Bruce Griffin weighs in on whether youth leagues should mandate officials be present for preseason scrimmages. Read More »

Consistency in Officiating: What Every Ref Needs to Know

March 4, 2014    1336 Views
Consistency of OfficiatingAs officials, consistency is one of the traits we should strive for. Here are some thoughts on consistency in our craft. Read More »

Keeping Officials in the Game: Our Collective Responsibility

February 18, 2014    1818 Views
Keeping Officials in the GameEveryone in our sport plays a role in making sure we have the right people in stripes come game day. Here’s what you can do to improve retention. Read More »

2014 Boys’ Lacrosse Rules: What You Need to Know

February 11, 2014    5686 Views
2014 Boys' Lacrosse Rules: What you need to knowWatch this year’s rules interpretation videos, as well as breakdown of the points of emphasis and major rules changes in the boys’ youth and high school game. Read More »

Grow the Game With Class and Respect

February 7, 2014    1780 Views
Grow the Game: Compete with ClassPlaying with class and respect on the lacrosse field is critical. But, what do these words really mean? Read More »

WSJ Cites Lacrosse Growth Amid Youth Sports Participation Decline

January 31, 2014    5732 Views
Wall Street Journal cites Lacrosse GrowthAn article published today on The Wall Street Journal shows the growth rate of lacrosse in the U.S. in sharp contrast with declining participation in other sports. Read More »

2014 Girls’ Lacrosse Rules – What You Need to Know

January 27, 2014    5775 Views
2014 Girls' Lacrosse RulesUS Lacrosse Rule Interpretation videos make understanding girls’ lacrosse better. Read More »

You’re Not Your Kid’s Agent: Putting the “Youth” Back in Youth Lacrosse

January 23, 2014    5153 Views
Putting Youth back in Youth LacrosseAtlanta-area official Gordon Corsetti asks lacrosse parents to put the “youth” back into “youth lacrosse.” Read More »

Why Can’t We Be Friends? Tips for Productive Coach-Official Communication

January 22, 2014    2375 Views
Why can't we be friends?Harmony on the field starts with productive communication between coaches and officials. Follow these practical tips to a positive dialogue. Read More »

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