US Lacrosse Continues Efforts to Address NFHS Classification

Nov 13, 2020

The NFHS classification of boys' lacrosse as "high-risk" for COVID-19 transmission is not supported by data and the US Lacrosse Sports Science & Safety Committee has recommended boys' and girls' lacrosse both be included in the "moderate-risk" category. US Lacrosse is continuing efforts to have the organization, and others that have mirrored the decision, to reconsider.

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Cooper Lillich, Tyler Grace Hawthorne Are US Lacrosse Impact Athletes

Nov 13, 2020

In partnership with NCSA, the official responsible recruiting services provider of US Lacrosse, we are proud to highlight our newest Impact Athletes -- Cooper Lillich and Tyler Grace Hawthorne -- a pair of Californian high schoolers making a difference in their communities.

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5 Easy Ways for Young Athletes to Practice Gratitude

Nov 11, 2020

Teens who practice gratitude are more likely to be happier in general and less likely to have behavior problems at school. They’re also likely to be healthier overall. Can this trending topic among mental health and wellness experts be transferred to the playing field?

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Treasure Valley Youth Lacrosse League Founder Maggie Williams Retiring

Nov 10, 2020

Treasure Valley Youth Lacrosse League founder Maggie Williams pioneered the sport's growth in Idaho over 14 years.

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Laconia (N.H.) Lacrosse Club Providing Outlet for Kids During Pandemic

Nov 09, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic wiped out the traditional spring lacrosse season for the Laconia (N.H.) Lacrosse Club, but the organization adapted on the fly and provided a much-needed outlet for its youth players this summer.

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Top Medical Considerations for Returning to Sport After COVID-19

Nov 06, 2020

As more young athletes return to school and sport, it’s important to understand that past COVID-19 infections, and even undiagnosed or asymptomatic infections, can impact an athlete’s health and their heart health in particular. Learn to recognize the symptoms of heart issues and moderate your athlete’s return to play based on symptom severity and intensity of sport.

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Tom Marechek Joins Dr. T for Mindset Webinar on Balance and Motivation

Nov 06, 2020

The “US Lacrosse Athlete Mindset Series,” an eight-week webinar series geared towards giving lacrosse players and coaches tools to improve, continues this week with a session on leadership. This week's guest is Tom Marechek, a National Lacrosse Hall of Fame player and the director of lacrosse at IMG Academy.

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Registration Opens for LaxCon 2021

Nov 05, 2020

Registration for the 2021 US Lacrosse Convention, an all virtual event Jan. 15-16, opens today with special offers for US Lacrosse members.

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Long Island Express Sending Three Teams to US Lacrosse Youth Nationals

Nov 04, 2020

One of the top boys' club programs in the country, the Long Island Express, will send three teams to the 2021 US Lacrosse Youth Nationals, slated for July 13-15, 2021 in Frederica, Del.

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Resilience in New Mexico: Albuquerque All In on Lacrosse

Nov 04, 2020

Even during a pandemic, Albuquerque Youth Lacrosse is finding ways to stay involved in the sport. US Lacrosse resources — from the Lacrosse Athlete Development Model, First Stick Program and TryLax — have helped the organization prosper.

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