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Application Period Opens for Safety Research Grants

June 2, 2016    1597 Views

Research Grant Applications

Full consideration for funding approval to be given to all applications submitted by June 25. Read More »

US Lacrosse Announces Creation of the Center for Sport Science

May 19, 2016    2351 Views

Center for Sport Science

Center will seek to expand and elevate lacrosse safety initiatives by serving as a hub for research, education, collaboration and policy development. Read More »

Stenersen to Speak on Concussions at Hearing

May 12, 2016    1852 Views

Steve Stenersen

Steve Stenersen, President and CEO of US Lacrosse, will speak in Washington D.C. tomorrow at a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee hearing on “Concussions in Youth Sports: Evaluating Prevention and Research.”

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US Lacrosse Adopts New Player Segmentation Policy

March 15, 2016    37279 Views

Coach Practice Webinar

The US Lacrosse Board of Directors adopted the player segmentation policy for three primary reasons: Player safety, competitive fairness and consistent experience for participants.

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LaxPrep Program Aims to Reduce ACL Injury Risk

March 14, 2016    7999 Views

LaxPrep

Online tutorial available to help coaches and athletic trainers implement the research-based exercise program with their lacrosse athletes. Read More »

Report: Most Youth Boys’ Lacrosse Injuries Are Lower Extremity

February 8, 2016    2767 Views

Unified Field

Research study indicates most youth boys' lacrosse injuries are minor and do not involve extended participation time loss.

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US Lacrosse Response to USA Today Story on Women’s Lacrosse Concussions

June 17, 2015    4052 Views
headgearResearch data referenced was collected more than a decade ago, ignoring many changes in the game over the past 14 years. Read More »

Applications for Safety Research Grants Being Accepted

April 30, 2015    2176 Views
Research FundingUS Lacrosse seeks to support original scientific investigations to improve health and safety of participants. Read More »

US Lacrosse Creates Guidelines for a Concussion Management Plan

December 17, 2014    11092 Views
DescriptionEndorsed by USL's Sports Science and Safety Committee, the guidelines are designed to assist lacrosse teams and leagues in development of a CMP. Read More »

US Lacrosse Sports Medicine Symposium Open to All

December 8, 2014    6798 Views
DescriptionEvent will share the latest lacrosse-specific injury and prevention information. Read More »

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