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Charm City Gets Taste of Victory

June 24, 2016    1621 Views
charm city youth lacrosseSeven years after its launch, Charm City Youth Lacrosse has accomplished many great things for its participants. Earlier this month it added one more accomplishment - its first tournament championship.

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From Hardship to Hope: A Lacrosse Journey

June 23, 2016    46 Views

CityLax

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

Alive and Well: First Stick Success Stories

June 21, 2016    746 Views

First Stick

High school teams from both coasts share First Stick success stories. Read More »

Something to Prove: Team USA's Alex Roesner

June 19, 2016    2094 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    2930 Views
college officials courseUS Lacrosse and the IWLCA are working to help introduce college lacrosse players to opportunities as officials.

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US Lacrosse Has Allies in Reimagining Youth Sports

June 17, 2016    1857 Views
project playThe evaporation of recreational play, limited physical activity in low-income communities, concern about overuse and head injuries, the trend toward single-sport specialization and the lack of trained coaches were chief among topics May 17 at The Aspen Institute’s Project Play Summit in Washington, D.C.

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Building a Team Offense

June 16, 2016    1804 Views
building a team offenseWhat do you do first? Plan your strategy and try to make it work or evaluate your players and determine what your strategy should be? There’s an old saying something along the lines of “You can’t make chicken salad without chicken.” Keeping that in mind consider the following as you begin to plan for your next season: Who are my players? What skills do they possess?

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A New Perspective

June 16, 2016    2086 Views

Commodore Rogers School

Kelly Layton recently completed a two-week internship with US Lacrosse and visited with several local urban lacrosse programs. As part of her internship, she wrote about her experience, which changed her perspective on the sport. Read More »

A Trip Through the Recruiting Cycle

June 10, 2016    8387 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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Top 10 Questions on NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules

June 9, 2016    2591 Views
top 10 nfhs boys lacrosse rulesEach season the US Lacrosse Officials Education Program receives emails from coaches, players, parents, and officials on game situations wondering what the correct ruling is. Here are the top 10 questions from the 2016 season.

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