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A Personal Lacrosse Epiphany and Public Thank You

January 22, 2016    9162 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    24151 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    4754 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    6453 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    1624 Views

Boys Lacrosse

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

How to Create the Physical Environment for Learning Lacrosse

December 16, 2015    4261 Views
Creating the Physical Environment for LearningThe brain responds differently to a new environment, allowing your athletes to be more attentive. That fades over time in the same location. How can your physical environment keep your players engaged? Read More »

The “Youth Sports Paradise” of the Past Wasn’t Always Paradise

December 9, 2015    3212 Views
Youth Sports ParadiseIf we want to “fix” youth sports, we can’t live in the past. Our writer shares stories from his youth and excitement around the new US Lacrosse Athlete Development Model. Read More »

How to Navigate the College Lacrosse Camp Matrix

November 24, 2015    4706 Views
How to Navigate the College Lacrosse Camp MatrixWhether it’s a clinic, camp or prospect day, know what you’re getting into so you can maximize your time on campus as an aspiring college lacrosse player. Read More »

How to Establish an Emotional Climate for Learning Lacrosse

November 23, 2015    6784 Views
Establishing the Emotional Climate for LearningResearch shows that a positive, stress-free environment opens young athletes minds to learning. How do you create that environment? Read More »

Get on the Bus: Michigan High School Coaches Bound for LaxCon

November 18, 2015    3824 Views
Duke men's coach and LaxCon speaker John DanowskiChapter-sponsored trip to bring Michigan high school coaches to US Lacrosse Convention Read More »