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US Lacrosse Creates Guidelines for a Concussion Management Plan

December 17, 2014    4655 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    2460 Views
DescriptionEvent will share the latest lacrosse-specific injury and prevention information. Read More »

Women's Headgear Standard Prepares for Second Ballot

November 12, 2014    3620 Views
DescriptionCommittee members to make final edits at ASTM meeting Thursday. Read More »

US Lacrosse Comment on Florida Helmet Ruling

June 12, 2014    15317 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 »

Annual Report: Ensuring Safety

May 16, 2014    7984 Views
Annual Report: Ensuring SafetyUS Lacrosse is making tremendous strides towards keeping playing safer as the organization continues the expansion of human and financial resources devoted to health and safety research. Read More »

Safety Update: Research in the Works

May 6, 2014    8010 Views
Research in the WorksA look at upcoming US Lacrosse studies aimed at building a better, safer game for all participants. Read More »

New Maryland Law Requires CPR Training for High School Students

April 29, 2014    8395 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    8351 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    10440 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 »

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

February 17, 2014    13751 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 »