Being Involved—by Letting Go of Control

Nov 11, 2013

When I was 17 years old, my father urged me to join him one morning to practice driving in the snow. When we arrived at the local parking lot turned open expanse of fresh powder, he asked me to take the wheel and get a feel for the car. I drove cautiously, stopping and accelerating at low speeds. My dad chuckled as I gripped the handle tightly at 10 and 2 and worked to gain control of the 1974 Volare station wagon.

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Abbott’s Tips for Faceoffs

Nov 01, 2013

Veteran NCAA and MLL official Tom Abbott tackled faceoffs at the 2013 US Lacrosse National Convention, presented by Champion.

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Teach to Learn

Nov 01, 2013

Frank Oppenheimer was a world-renowned physicist and University of Colorado professor, who as a result of McCarthyism, was blackballed from teaching in the 1950s before settling at a Colorado high school in 1957.

Imaging knowing a subject that intricately and trying to teach it to a high school kid. It’s the difference between knowledge and understanding. Being able to interpret a subject you’ve mastered for a new learner gives a unique perspective.

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US Lacrosse Joins National Sports Concussion Coalition

Oct 07, 2013

National governing body uniting with partners to enhance youth safety efforts.

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U.S. Women’s National Team Selects 2017 Assistants and Support Staff

Oct 02, 2013

On the heels of Team USA’s second consecutive and seventh overall world title in July, US Lacrosse has selected the assistant coaches and support staff for the 2017 U.S. Women’s National Team.

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Know Your Limits

Sep 01, 2013

Games suffer when officials overload on assignments. Go for quality over quantity.

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Ricky Fried Selected as 2017 U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach

Aug 30, 2013

After leading Team USA to its seventh world championship in July, Ricky Fried has been selected as head coach for the 2017 U.S. Women’s National Team, US Lacrosse announced on Friday.

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Flush ‘Em and Move On

May 01, 2013

Don’t carry mistakes like luggage. Use them as a source of growth.

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The Online Course: What We’re Hearing

Apr 01, 2013

How to take advantage of US Lacrosse’s newest tool for officials

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Huge Step Forward

Mar 01, 2013

National standards, officials education curriculum boosts quality of youth lacrosse experience

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