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US Lacrosse Comment on Florida Helmet Ruling

June 12, 2014    7964 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    2793 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    2818 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    3022 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    3061 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    5137 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    7535 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 »

USL Safety Initiatives Consistent With Concussion Report Recommendations

November 16, 2013    6845 Views
USL SafetyUS Lacrosse supports the findings and recommendations of the report on youth concussions and reaffirms its commitment to reducing the risk of injury at all levels of the sport. Read More »

400K Club: Bruce Griffin, Director of Health and Sport Safety

November 13, 2013    4802 Views
400k Club: Bruce GriffinBruce Griffin walks the walk as US Lacrosse’s first director of health and sport safety. Read More »

What's in a Ball?

November 10, 2013    5770 Views
What's in a Ball, NOCSAEA lacrosse player’s near-death experience and a mother’s search for answers shed light on enforcement of NOCSAE ball standard. Read More »