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What Causes Concussions in Lacrosse?

May 26, 2015    1560 Views
What Causes ConcussionResearch, partially sponsored by US Lacrosse, has looked at on-field injuries and which types of impacts lead to concussions. Read More »

One for the Ages: Youth Lacrosse Age Verification and Event Sanctioning

April 29, 2015    9381 Views
One for the Ages: Age Verification and Event Sanctioning US Lacrosse hopes to put an end to uneven play with two new youth lacrosse initiatives—age verification and event sanctioning. Read More »

Safety Over Everything: Accountability in Lacrosse Officiating

April 9, 2015    2058 Views
Safety Over Everything: Accountability in Lacrosse OfficiatingOfficials are at the game for safety first, then fairness. If the safety calls are made and neither team gets an unfair advantage, then the kids will have fun. Read More »

How to Coach Physicality in Youth Lacrosse [Video]

February 9, 2015    6763 Views
How-to-Coach-Physicality-in-Youth-Lacrosse-Video Former San Jose State lacrosse player and current youth coach Sean Carscadden talks about coaching physicality in youth lacrosse. Read More »

8 Steps for Better Concussion Management in Lacrosse

January 27, 2015    7487 Views
8 Steps for Better Concussion Management in LacrosseBy now, you probably know the facts about concussion, but do you have a plan to deal with them when they happen? Follow our eight steps to get started. Read More »

US Lacrosse-Funded ACL Injury Prevention Program to Grow in 2015

December 8, 2014    11629 Views
US Lacrosse ACL injury preventionACL injury prevention programs should have at least three critical elements: dynamic warm-up, lower body and core strengthening, and neuromuscular control. Read More »

Keeping Lacrosse Consistently Safe: An Official’s Perspective

October 14, 2014    7904 Views
Keeping Lacrosse Consistently Safe: An Official’s PerspectiveShould refs pass on calls based on the score in a blowout game? Why aren’t the same penalties called from game to game? Our resident official gives perspective. Read More »

Do I Have a Concussion? A Guide to the First Week

September 4, 2014    2844 Views
Do I Have a Concussion? A Guide to the First WeekWouldn’t it be nice to have a handy guide to navigating the first week after your lacrosse player sustains a concussion? We have just the thing. Read More »

4 Stretching Exercises to Prevent Summer Lacrosse Injuries

September 3, 2014    3574 Views
4 Stretching Exercises to Prevent Summer Lacrosse InjuriesHow can coaches keep athletes healthy when they’re playing up to three games per day during the summer tournament season? These exercises will help Read More »

Florida Girls Lacrosse Headgear Debate About More Than Safety

August 28, 2014    8897 Views
Florida Girls Lacrosse Headgear Debate About More Than SafetyThe debate surrounding the Florida high school women’s lacrosse headgear mandate is about much more than safety, writes NFHS rules chair Jay Watts. Read More »

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