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US Lacrosse Comment on Florida Helmet Ruling

June 12, 2014    7913 Views
US Lacrosse Comment on Florida Helmet RulingUS Lacrosse Vice-President of Games Operations Ann Kitt Carpenetti issued comments on the vote by the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) that mandates the use of helmets by high school girls lacrosse players in Florida. Read More »

US Lacrosse-MedStar Health and Safety Webcast Recap [Video]

May 23, 2014    2009 Views
US Lacrosse- MedStar Safety WebcastLed by a panel of medical experts, US Lacrosse and MedStar Sports Medicine produced two educational webcasts Wednesday, aimed at providing guidance for lacrosse players and parents on the topics of ACL knee injuries and head injuries. Read More »

New MLL PSA’s Encourage Players to Compete with Class

May 8, 2014    3131 Views
Paul Rabil, Compete With ClassMLL players go on video to show their support for the US Lacrosse-MLL “Compete with Class” sportsmanship initiative. Read More »

Safety Update: Research in the Works

May 6, 2014    2776 Views
Research in the WorksA look at upcoming US Lacrosse studies aimed at building a better, safer game for all participants. Read More »

US Lacrosse-Princeton Accelerometer Study and Understanding Impact

May 5, 2014    4707 Views
US Lacrosse-Princeton Accelerometer Study and Understanding ImpactUS Lacrosse-funded accelerometer study at Princeton measures blows to college players’ heads as part of a comprehensive approach to concussion research. Read More »

Concussion Q&A with US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Chair

May 2, 2014    3730 Views
Lacrosse Concussions Q&ADr. Margot Putukian, chair of the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee, provides an in-depth look at concussions in lacrosse. Read More »

New Maryland Law Requires CPR Training for High School Students

April 29, 2014    2984 Views
Breanna's Law

Due to a new state law, students in Maryland will now be required to learn how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in order to graduate from high school. Read More »

US Lacrosse, MLL Join Forces on Sportsmanship

April 24, 2014    3020 Views
US Lacrosse, MLL Join Forces on SportsmanshipUS Lacrosse and Major League Lacrosse working together to promote lacrosse safety and sportsmanship. Read More »

Sports Science and Safety Committee Announces Research Funding

February 28, 2014    5080 Views
Sports Science and Safety Committee announces research fundingUS Lacrosse is providing nearly $78,000 of its $185,000 annual research budget to support three studies during its first funding cycle for 2014. Read More »

Meet the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee

February 21, 2014    4802 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 »