Hall of Famer and Lax World Co-Founder Jim Darcangelo Dies

Mar 29, 2020

Jim Darcangelo, a National Lacrosse Hall of Fame midfielder and co-founder of the sport’s first national retail store, died Saturday at his residence in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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Texas Two-Step: What to Watch for at Spring Premiere

Jan 02, 2020

For the first time in their history, the U.S. men’s national teams will compete in Texas. The U.S. senior and U19 teams will play four games as part of the Spring Premiere at the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) in San Antonio the weekend of Jan. 4-5.

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US Lacrosse Brings Sankofa Clinic Series to El Paso, Texas

Oct 01, 2019

The Sankofa Clinic Series is fast becoming one of US Lacrosse's most popular offerings in cities of need.

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U.S. Holds Off England to Claim Fifth Straight WILC Bronze Medal

Sep 28, 2019

The United States built a big lead and withstood a late surge by England, claiming its fifth straight bronze medal in the World Indoor Lacrosse Championship with an 11-8 victory Saturday at Langley Events Centre.

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Iroquois Defeat U.S. in World Indoor Lacrosse Championship Semifinals

Sep 26, 2019

For the second time in five days, the U.S. men’s indoor team came tantalizingly close to knocking off the vaunted Iroquois Nationals, only to fall short. A 5-1 run bridging the third and fourth quarters propelled the Iroquois to a 9-7 victory over the U.S. in the World Indoor Lacrosse Championship semifinals Thursday at Langley Events Centre in Langley, British Columbia.

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NTDP Combine Coming to US Lacrosse Aug. 19-23

Aug 09, 2019

US Lacrosse has invited nearly 300 high school-age (U15 and U17) athletes from 27 states to compete in the first-ever National Team Development Program Combine Aug. 19-23 at its headquarters in Sparks, Md.

Divided into separate three-day sessions for boys and girls, the combine will include on-field, strength and conditioning, recruiting and sport psychology training.

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LSN, Olympic Channel to Broadcast Women’s Lacrosse U19 World Championship

Jul 31, 2019

Lax Sports Network announced Tuesday that all 81 games of the World Lacrosse Women’s U19 World Championship — including U.S. preliminaries against Australia, England and Canada and four rounds of playoffs — will be broadcast on its digital platforms.

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CONNY Covers the Masses for Community-Based Youth Lax in CT, NY

Jun 05, 2019
This article appears in the May/June edition of US Lacrosse Magazine as part of a series on community-based lacrosse leagues that are thriving despite the growing trend toward privatization in youth sports. Don’t get the mag? Join US Lacrosse to start your subscription.

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Canada Defeats U.S. 19-6 in Heritage Cup Exhibition

Oct 21, 2017

Four-time defending world indoor lacrosse champion Canada defeated the United States 19-6 in the Heritage Cup revival Saturday at First Ontario Centre in Hamilton, Ontario.

Curtis Dickson scored four goals, Shawn Evans and Ryan Benesch each added two goals and three assists, and Canada’s big-bodied defenders frequently forced the U.S. to settle for perimeter shots. Goalie Brandon Miller, a reserve on Canada’s gold-medal winning team in 2015 kept the U.S. at bay for most of the game.

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U.S. Defeats Canada, Wins Second Gold Medal of Summer

Jul 30, 2017

Twenty-five days ago, the U.S. women’s national team departed from Dulles Airport in Washington, D.C., for training camp in England looking to make lacrosse history.

On Monday, nearly a month later, the team will return to the U.S. with two gold medals and the pride of knowing that if lacrosse makes it to the Olympics, people will look back on these 19 women as pioneers.

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