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The Whys of Multisport Participation

July 27, 2016    14024 Views
project playMulti-sport athletes get recruited more than specialized athletes. Multi-sport athletes get injured less. Multi-sport is the way to go. Oooh, that athlete we love was also was a multi-sport athlete! But what does that mean and why?

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Late Bloomer Foley Now on Team USA

July 5, 2016    7914 Views
patrick foleyGritty Pat Foley didn't pick up a stick until his freshman year of high school, but he's proven to be a quick study.

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From Hardship to Hope: A Lacrosse Journey

June 23, 2016    5237 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    2477 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    3280 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    8788 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    8116 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    4306 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    9384 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    4371 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 »