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Coaching Education Helps One Program Continue to Thrive

September 30, 2015    2157 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    7412 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    5105 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 »

We Need Ace in the Hole

September 11, 2015    1296 Views
Ace AdamsAs a true gentleman, Jim Adams proved, as both a player and a coach, that you don’t have to verbally assault officials to win. Read More »

Challenging the Status Quo for Player Development

September 10, 2015    2028 Views
Challenging the Status Quo of Player DevelopmentAthlete development isn’t about winning now, it’s about systematically giving athletes the tools they need to learn lacrosse better, enjoy lacrosse more, and stay in lacrosse longer, ultimately raising their level of play. Read More »

How it Works: Slashing Rule in Boys Lacrosse

September 4, 2015    9733 Views
How it Works: Slashing Rule in Boys LacrosseOur resident official takes a deep dive into the intricacies of the slashing rule, one of the most common personal fouls in boys youth and high school lacrosse. Read More »

How to Use Numbers to Identify Ball Location on Defense

September 3, 2015    4104 Views
How to Use Numbers to Identify Ball Location on DefenseDo your players need help with communicating on defense? Try this numerical system used by Johns Hopkins women’s lacrosse coach Janine Tucker. Read More »

How to Thrive Under Pressure: 3 Ways to Keep Nerves at Bay

September 1, 2015    6216 Views
How to Thrive Under Pressure: 3 Ways to Keep Nerves at BayStruggling with containing your nerves come game time? Use these strategies to become a more confident player when it counts. Read More »

2016 NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules Changes: What You Need to Know

August 28, 2015    49493 Views
2016 NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules Changes Simply StatedOur resident official breaks down what you need to know about the high school boys rules changes and points of emphasis for 2016. Read More »

What a Great Youth Lacrosse Game Looks Like (And Doesn’t)

August 10, 2015    6536 Views
What a Great Youth Lacrosse Game Looks Like (And Doesn’t)Even within one day of tournament play, it’s easy to spot a good youth lacrosse game from a bad one. Our resident official explores some of the telltale signs. Read More »