US Lacrosse Guidance on Coronavirus for Lacrosse Community

Mar 11, 2020

US Lacrosse is actively monitoring the latest updates to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation to best assist the lacrosse community. We encourage individuals to contact their local healthcare providers and public health authorities if they have questions or concerns regarding individual medical advice. Given the fluid nature of this situation, US Lacrosse will continue to monitor information from the CDC, and state and local public health authorities, and will share any updates that relate directly to the lacrosse community.

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Finding the Right Doctor to Treat Your Lacrosse Injury

Aug 02, 2019

Choosing a doctor shouldn’t be scary. Remember, you are in control of your choices when it comes to the doctors you see and the treatment you decide to receive. Don’t take a chance with your lacrosse injury. 

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Sharing the Message About AEDs

Apr 24, 2019

WJZ TV, the CBS affiliate in Baltimore, recently aired a story on the importance of automated external defibrillators at lacrosse and other sporting events, and highlighted the efforts of ‘A Player’s Pulse’ to increase access to AED availability at lacrosse games. 

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US Lacrosse Statement on Comments at Philadelphia Wings Game

Jan 13, 2019

US Lacrosse strongly condemns the hurtful and unacceptable comments made by an announcer at the Philadelphia Wings game last night, as well as the inappropriate fan behavior that followed. Our sport traces its roots to the Native American community, and that legacy should be embraced and celebrated by everyone in our sport.

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National Lacrosse Leaders Gather for Strategic Planning

Oct 19, 2018

Leaders of nine national lacrosse organizations met last week to share organizational priorities, strengthen relationships and expand collaboration on common objectives. The gathering was the first of what will be semi-annual meetings of the sport’s most influential stakeholders.

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2018 Teams of Distinction

Oct 11, 2018

On September 28, 2018, more than 125 former players and their guests filled the promenade, lobby and National Lacrosse Hall of Fame and Museum gallery at the US Lacrosse National Headquarters to celebrate the 2018 Teams of Distinction.

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Champions Circle Fundraiser

Oct 09, 2018

The Champions Circle Fundraiser to surround the U.S. Women's National Lacrosse Team with the support they need was a smashing success, raising nearly $30,000.  Hosted by US Lacrosse Foundation Board members Serena Black Martin and Whitney Nye on October 5, 2018, 40 Team USA players, coaches and staff members joined 125 guests at the home of Alex and Serena Black Martin in Stevenson, Md., to raise funds for the incredible role models who serve on Team USA and will compete in the 2021 FIL Women's World Lacrosse Championships in Towson, Md. 

 

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Infographic Highlights the Harsh Realities of Abuse

Aug 09, 2018

The statistics are sobering and hard to digest. One in eight athletes will be sexually abused within their sport. One in 10 children are sexually abused before age 18.

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Clarification of Warding Off Rule in Boys’ Lacrosse

Mar 09, 2018

The NFHS has issued a clarification memo for the Warding Off rule. US Lacrosse supports this rule clarification and will adopt the clarification for the 2018 US Lacrosse Boys’ Youth Rules. 

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US Lacrosse Launches Nuttle-Wingate Legacy Fund Raising Tribute

Jul 31, 2017

Tom Nuttle and Elmer Wingate had notable All-America careers, at Cornell and Maryland, respectively, but their work as pioneering youth coaches in suburban Baltimore was what made an even deeper impact on the sport.

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