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Can the Ball Make the Game Safer?

May 18, 2016    8540 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    3417 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 »

10 Reasons Coaching Will Improve Your Life

May 5, 2016    7087 Views
Coaching BlogHave you been hesitant to coach? Don't be. At the end of the season – you’ll never be the same. You will be a better, more enlightened and more passionate human being. Read More »

Safety a Heady Issue

May 3, 2016    5250 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 »

US Lacrosse On the Move

May 2, 2016    1290 Views
The new US Lacrosse HeadquartersSport's national governing body relocates to new facility May 16 Read More »

Parents Role in Success

April 27, 2016    19013 Views
Peter BidstrupPeter Bidstrup, head coach at The Governor's Academy (Mass.) shares his season-opening letter to parents. Read More »

Hit the Wall, Not the Weights

April 22, 2016    6027 Views
Erik AdamsonErik Adamson, a midfielder for the Denver Outlaws, offers advice for youth lacrosse players. Read More »

Learn to Play Aids Adults

April 22, 2016    6060 Views
Learn to PlayUS Lacrosse "Learn to Play" clinics are geared towards adults to give them a background to better help how to teach and understand the sport. Read More »

How Did You Miss That?

April 11, 2016    5246 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 »

Parents: Enjoy the Moment

March 24, 2016    170307 Views

Parents Enjoy the Ride

One day you’re going to get in the car with your kid’s water bottle that he left at home for the last time, that sour shoulder pads and cleat smell coming from the back seat...and then you are going to get in the car and you won’t ever be back again. Read More »