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From Hardship to Hope: A Lacrosse Journey

June 23, 2016    4768 Views

CityLax

The support of NYC’s CityLax program helps one high school student overcome obstacles to pursue her dreams. Read More »

Something to Prove: Team USA's Alex Roesner

June 19, 2016    2173 Views
project playWith Team USA in a two-year slump, Alex Roesner and the U.S. U19 team look to regain gold for red, white and blue July 7-16 in Coquitlam, British Columbia. Read More »

College Players Earn Their Stripes

June 17, 2016    3096 Views
college officials courseUS Lacrosse and the IWLCA are working to help introduce college lacrosse players to opportunities as officials.

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A Trip Through the Recruiting Cycle

June 10, 2016    8473 Views
wyatt naylorWyatt Naylor, a recent graduate of Glenelg Country School (Md.), completed a two-week internship with US Lacrosse earlier this spring. As part of his internship, he wrote about his experience with one of the hot topics affecting youth and high school lacrosse — early recruiting.

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Team 8. Play for More

May 26, 2016    7792 Views
Team 8The spirit of Jamie McHenry is kept alive through Team 8. Kate Leavell ran into the team at a recent tournament and was captivated. Read More »

UWLX: A Chance to Leave a Legacy

May 25, 2016    4010 Views
Liz HoganTeam USA's Liz Hogan was a first-round pick of the Boston Storm in the inaugural United Women's Lacrosse League (UWLX) draft. She writes about the opportunity that the new pro league brings to women's lacrosse. Read More »

Can the Ball Make the Game Safer?

May 18, 2016    9016 Views
lacrosse ballsAn often-overlooked piece of equipment related to safety is the actual lacrosse ball. Original research in 2005 by Trey Crisco, a member of the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee, led to the development of a NOCSAE ball standard. In 2014, the NOCSAE standard became required for all games using NCAA/NFHS/USL rules. Now, the ball could be getting even safer. Read More »

Video Addresses Early Recruiting

May 12, 2016    4042 Views
kerstin kimelUS Lacrosse helped produce a new video for the IWLCA which features interviews with coaches, players, administrators and medical experts on the issues surrounding early recruiting. Read More »

Stringing and Strategy: Making Them Intersect

May 10, 2016    5880 Views
Boyle Stringing BlogIf you could become an expert in only one of the following, which would it be: stringing a stick or diagramming X’s and O’s? A coach that understands how moving parts intersect is poised for success. Read More »

Safety a Heady Issue

May 3, 2016    5416 Views
Research into women's lacrosse headgearUS Lacrosse VP Ann Carpenetti takes a look at the development of the women's lacrosse headgear performance standard Read More »