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Team 8. Play for More

May 26, 2016    6595 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    3515 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    8465 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    3381 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    5591 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    5236 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 »

Athletic Passion is Gender Neutral

May 2, 2016    6763 Views

U19 Women

If we value the life lessons of sports, then we have to value it regardless of gender. Read More »

Hit the Wall, Not the Weights

April 22, 2016    6012 Views
Erik AdamsonErik Adamson, a midfielder for the Denver Outlaws, offers advice for youth lacrosse players. Read More »

How Did You Miss That?

April 11, 2016    5235 Views
Corsetti BlogWe say officials have the best seat in the house. While it's true that we are the closest to the action we can’t watch the game the same way everyone else does. So, how do officials watch the game? Read More »

U.S. Opens U19 Play Against Canada

March 28, 2016    1659 Views
Austin SimsThe United States will open play in the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse U19 Men’s World Championship against host Canada on July 7. The 16-team event takes place from July 7-16 in Coquitlam, British Columbia. Read More »