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Parents Aren't Ruining Youth Sports. We All Are.

October 28, 2015    6243 Views
Parents Youth LacrosseA Washington Post story states, "The number of children playing team sports is falling, with the experts blaming a parent-driven focus on elite travel clubs, specialization in one sport and pursuit of scholarships for hurting the country’s youth sports leagues.” What does this mean for lacrosse? Read More »

Inside the D-III Lacrosse Experience: Opportunities Abound Beyond D-I

October 15, 2015    4977 Views
The Real D-III Lacrosse Experience: Opportunities Abound Beyond D-IToo often, the recruiting conversation stops at Division I. We caught up with two coaches to get insight on common misconceptions of D-III lacrosse. Read More »

What If We Just Played Youth Lacrosse For Fun?

October 14, 2015    4215 Views
What If We Just Played Youth Lacrosse For Fun?For two Minnesota-based youth lacrosse teams who entered a summer tournament with championship aspirations, the third-place game ended up being even more memorable. Read More »

How it Works: Illegal Body Checking Rule in Boys Lacrosse

October 13, 2015    6444 Views
Illegal Body Checking LacrosseWhat makes a check legal or illegal? Our resident official gives a point-by-point breakdown of the illegal body checking foul in boys lacrosse. Read More »

Team One Love Week Hits Baltimore, Oct. 12-18

October 12, 2015    1215 Views
One Love WeekTeam One Love Week, Oct. 12-18, will feature a number of special events in and around Baltimore. Read More »

Gold Stick is a “No-Brainer”

October 9, 2015    2474 Views
Gold Stick ProgramWith 20 organizations nationwide currently working towards Gold Stick status, US Lacrosse is ready to broaden the pool by welcoming new applicants. Read More »

4 Ways to Maximize Your Fall Ball Lacrosse Experience

October 1, 2015    3164 Views
4 Ways to Maximize Your Fall Ball Lacrosse ExperienceFall ball brings news opportunities for players and coaches alike. Take advantage and get a leg up for the spring season, writes Ryan Boyle. Read More »

Coaching Education Helps One Program Continue to Thrive

September 30, 2015    1642 Views
Coaching Education ProgramHereford High School is one of the top public school lacrosse programs in Maryland. The local rec program has driven that success and has turned to the US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program to continue to maintain that success. Read More »

How it Works: Cross-Checking Foul in Boys Lacrosse

September 25, 2015    4513 Views
How it Works: Cross-Checking Foul in Boys LacrosseOur resident official takes a deep dive into the cross-checking foul as part of our series on personal fouls in boys lacrosse. Read More »

How it Works: Tripping Rule in Boys Lacrosse

September 15, 2015    4120 Views
How it Works: Tripping Rule in Boys LacrosseOur resident official takes a deep dive into the slashing rule, a common personal foul in boys youth and high school lacrosse. Read More »