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Take the Pledge to Compete with Class

March 26, 2014    2457 Views
Take the Pledge to Compete with ClassJoin US Lacrosse in pledging to “Compete with Class” and “Honor the Game” this season. Read More »

Youth Lacrosse is Not a Zero-Sum Game

March 18, 2014    2789 Views
Youth Lacrosse is not a Zero-Sum GameGordon Corsetti suggests way for opposing coaches to find common ground, and offers a ‘Hippocratic Oath’ for youth lacrosse coaches. Read More »

College Lacrosse Coaches Sound Off on Multi-Sport Participation

March 12, 2014    51685 Views
Multi-Sport ParticipationWe asked five college coaches what sports their kids play, and how it has benefitted their overall youth or high school sports experience. Read More »

Beware the Burnout Factor in Youth Lacrosse

March 12, 2014    5602 Views
Beware of the Burnout Factor, Youth LacrosseDr. Richard Ginsburg of the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee offers suggestions to help your child avoid the burnout factor in youth lacrosse. Read More »

A College Coach’s Advice on Supporting Your Kid’s Team in a Positive Fashion

March 11, 2014    9782 Views
Supporting your kids team in a positive fashionJohns Hopkins women’s coach Janine Tucker offers tips for parents to engage positively in their child’s lacrosse experience. Read More »

4 Best Practices for Respecting Boundaries as a Parent-Coach

March 10, 2014    4861 Views
4 best practices for respecting boundariesCoaching your child’s team can be tricky. Here are some tips for doubling as parents and coaches. Read More »

Ask the Right Questions, Particularly on the Car Ride Home

March 7, 2014    7504 Views
Ask the right questions, particularly in the carPositive Coaching Alliance’s Jim Thompson offers postgame-friendly questions for the car ride home. Read More »

Seek the Best Experience (Not Necessarily the Best Team)

March 6, 2014    7726 Views
Seek the Best ExperienceTrevor Tierney desmystifies the constant search among parents and players to be on the “best team” that wins the most games and tournaments. Read More »

Beware the Recruiting Racket (And Those Who Profit From It)

March 5, 2014    15935 Views
Recruiting RacketAs lacrosse explodes nationally, lax moms and dads encounter more questions than answers. In the first of a seven-part series, we dig deeper into the recruiting racket. Read More »

How to Conduct a Preseason Parent Meeting

February 28, 2014    3390 Views
Preseason Parent MeetingUse this sample agenda and notes from the Positive Coaching Alliance to help guide your preseason parent meeting. Read More »

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