Bookshelf: John Sardella Back with Lacrosse Children's Book Series

Apr 01, 2021

Lacrosse and education have been two of the passions of John Sardella’s life. A rummage through his archives last year gave him the inspiration to marry the two passions with a line of children’s books focused on the sport.

Quick Stick Harry was one of the characters developed for Sardella’s L is for Lacrosse book that he published through US Lacrosse in 2003.

“I was looking at my archives and came across Quick Stick Harry,” Sardella said. “I wanted to do it with a different twist and write it as more of a young kid just experiencing the game.”

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Parental Guidance: The Best Advice for Lax Parents from Lax Parents

Mar 30, 2021

How can you help your child enjoy their lacrosse experience? We recently asked our more than 176,000 Instagram followers for the best advice lacrosse parents could give to their fellow lacrosse parents. We're happy so share some of the best responses.

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LaxCon 2021: World Lacrosse and the Olympic Movement

Mar 02, 2021

During this year’s US Lacrosse Convention, World Lacrosse CEO Jim Scherr provided an update on the organization and went in-depth on the path to the Olympics.

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US Lacrosse Announces Eight Officiating Webinars for 2021

Feb 09, 2021

The Officials Development Program at US Lacrosse has recently announced a series of eight new webinars for men’s and women’s officials over the next several weeks. The first session will be held on Sunday, Feb. 14.

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US Lacrosse PE Program Aims to Help Get Lacrosse in Schools

Feb 04, 2021

In its continuing effort to help grow the sport by utilizing the resources offered by schools, US Lacrosse held a free five-session professional development workshop for physical education instructors as part of this year’s US Lacrosse Convention.

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#ILeadHerForward: Celebrating National Girls & Women in Sports Day

Feb 03, 2021

Patty Daley, a successful coach and official, shares words of wisdom on National Girls & Women in Sports Day. We are also sharing Instagram Live sessions with current U.S. team players with their mentors and role models.

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Steps Athletes Can Take Now to Aid in the Recruiting Process

Feb 02, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered everything in our lives, including the college recruitment process. Jesse Churchward, a senior recruiting coach and team captain with Next College Student Athlete (NCSA), the official responsible recruiting partner of US Lacrosse, gave an update for prospective student-athletes during the recent US Lacrosse Convention.

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Soldiers to Sidelines Offers Virtual Coaching Webinar

Jan 18, 2021

Soldiers to Sidelines, an organization helping veterans and service members find renewed purpose by continuing to serve their communities as coaches, is offering a free virtual lacrosse coach certification webinar for veterans, active duty and military service members.

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Alyssa Murray Cometti Up for IWGA Greatest Athlete Award

Jan 08, 2021

Voting for the International World Games Association “Greatest Athlete of All-Time” contest opened today and U.S. national team veteran Alyssa Murray Cometti is representing the sport of lacrosse.

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LaxCon 2021: By the Numbers

Jan 07, 2021

We’re just over a week away from the 2021 US Lacrosse Convention — an all-virtual event that takes place Jan. 15-16. The new format will be a different experience for this annual staple, but we’re excited to bring the lacrosse community together in a different way to get ready for the season.

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