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What Really Matters in Player Development

February 10, 2016    5180 Views
Player DevelopmentTime is a powerful thing. The perspective that time brings can be even more powerful. Here's one parent's journey about what was important in his child's youth sports experience. Read More »

Designing the Learning Experience

February 10, 2016    3400 Views
Designing the Learning ExperienceBy carefully designing the learning experience (practice in our case) and communicating the “why” behind certain activities or drills helps the athlete put the pieces together and create a deeper understanding of what you want them to do. Read More »

Four Steps to Becoming a Lacrosse Official

February 9, 2016    9172 Views
Four Steps to Becoming a Lacrosse OfficialLacrosse is growing at a pace that far outstrips the ability of organizations to cover game assignments. Have you considered becoming an official? Here are four steps to begin the process. Read More »

Online Education Gets New Home

February 4, 2016    3147 Views
Online Education Gets New HomeMore than 5,000 people have already signed up for the new US Lacrosse e-learning platform, which launched last month. Read More »

Snowy US Lacrosse Convention Opens in Baltimore

January 22, 2016    4585 Views

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Snow began falling on Friday afternoon in Baltimore, but that didn't stop the learning at the US Lacrosse National Convention. Read More »

A Personal Lacrosse Epiphany and Public Thank You

January 22, 2016    8875 Views

Girls' Official

Reflections from a former coach with a newfound appreciation for game officials. Read More »

Small Ball: A New Approach to Lacrosse Player Development

January 20, 2016    22356 Views

Girls' Official

The following article appears in the February issue of Lacrosse Magazine and highlights the US Lacrosse effort to lead the lacrosse community in embracing a new player development model.

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How to Set Goals for the Upcoming Lacrosse Season

January 15, 2016    4611 Views
How to Set Goals for the Upcoming Lacrosse SeasonTwo months is a perfect window to prepare for any major sporting event, so no matter where you see yourself now, you have time to get where you need and want to be. All you need is the right plan to get you there. Read More »

How It Works: Illegal Body-Checking Rule in Youth Lacrosse

December 21, 2015    6193 Views
How It Works: Illegal Body Checking in Youth LacrosseOur resident official dives into the illegal body-checking rule as it applies to youth lacrosse, and discusses the differences in application between youth and high school play. Read More »

Don’t Let a Missing CMP Leave You Vulnerable

December 17, 2015    1515 Views

Boys Lacrosse

Having a documented Concussion Management Plan could be one of the most important decisions your lacrosse organization will make. Read More »