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STX Recalls Shield Throat Protector

February 26, 2014    6538 Views
STX Throat Protector RecallConsumers should return the product to STX for a full refund. Read More »

Meet the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee

February 21, 2014    6005 Views
Meet the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety CommitteeLed by this group, US Lacrosse has invested more than $500,000 in safety research and initiatives. Here’s a closer look at their credentials. Read More »

Inside NOCSAE, Evolution of Equipment Standards

February 20, 2014    7152 Views
Inside NOCSAELook on the back of your lacrosse helmet or at lettering etched onto any lacrosse ball. Does it say "Meets NOCSAE Standards?" If not, you or your child could be at risk of injury. Read More »

'Life-Altering Injury': Getting Ahead of Lacrosse’s ACL Problem

February 19, 2014    9650 Views
Life Altering Injury: Lacrosse's ACL ProblemUnderstanding the knee's complex biomechanics, and how to get ahead of lacrosse's ACL problem Read More »

Just the Facts, Please: 10 Things We Definitely Know About Concussions

February 18, 2014    8541 Views
10 Things We Definitely Know About ConcussionsGet the facts on concussions from the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee. Read More »

What is a Concussion? An In-Depth Q&A With US Lacrosse Experts

February 17, 2014    8977 Views
What is a ConcussionDr. Margot Putukian and Dr. Ruben Echemedia of the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee provide insight into concussions Read More »

'Lax For All' Diversity Essay Contest Open Through March 1

February 11, 2014    6512 Views
Lax For All Diversity Essay ContestIn honor of Black History Month, essay entrants are encouraged to respond to “What is the importance of diversity and inclusion in lacrosse?” Read More »

Building for Betterment with Education Programs

February 10, 2014    5616 Views
Building for Betterment with Education Programs: Erin SmithErin Smith’s 10 years at US Lacrosse included the launch of popular programs for coaches and officials. Read More »

38 Nations Confirmed for 2014 FIL World Championship

February 7, 2014    8912 Views
2014 FIL World ChampionshipA record 38 nations have been confirmed to compete in the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship on July 10-19. Read More »

U.S. Men’s National Team Announces 30-Man Roster for FIL World Championship

February 5, 2014    52416 Views
30-Man U.S. Men's National Team RosterUS Lacrosse has named the U.S. Men’s National Team 30-man roster that will look to defend gold at the 2014 FIL World Championship in Denver. Read More »