Report: Most Youth Boys’ Lacrosse Injuries Are Lower Extremity

Feb 08, 2016

Research study indicates most youth boys' lacrosse injuries are minor and do not involve extended participation time loss.

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Lacrosse Athlete Development Webinar on Feb 5

Feb 04, 2016

US Lacrosse will hold a free one-hour webinar to introduce the lacrosse community to its new Lacrosse Athlete Development Model on Friday, Feb. 5

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Online Education Gets New Home

Feb 04, 2016

More than 5,000 people have already signed up for the new US Lacrosse e-learning platform, which launched last month.

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Clear and Deliberate Communication

Feb 01, 2016

Officials experience a communication breakdown when what is said or signaled does not translate to the rest of the crew, the coaches, or the players. This is generally due to three factors.

Rushing to say or signal a call

Predominately an issue for less experienced officials who are already going faster than the situation requires. A routine out of bounds call should not cause confusion to anyone, and officials that rapidly signal and state the call turn:

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Being a Good Mentee

Feb 01, 2016

When we talk about the mentor-mentee relationship, we often point out what it takes to be a good mentor. While certainly a worthwhile conversation, we can’t neglect the other side of the relationship: What does it take to be a good student or mentee, when it comes to lacrosse officiating?

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U.S. Men’s Under-19 Team Names 25-Man Final Roster

Jan 27, 2016

US Lacrosse and head coach Nick Myers have announced the 25-man final roster for the 2016 U.S. Men’s National Under-19 Team.

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A Personal Lacrosse Epiphany and Public Thank You

Jan 22, 2016

Reflections from a former coach with a newfound appreciation for game officials.

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Snowy US Lacrosse Convention Opens in Baltimore

Jan 22, 2016

Snow began falling on Friday afternoon in Baltimore, but that didn't stop the learning at the US Lacrosse National Convention.

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Small Ball: A New Approach to Lacrosse Player Development

Jan 20, 2016

The following article appears in the February issue of Lacrosse Magazine and highlights the US Lacrosse effort to lead the lacrosse community

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US Lacrosse Introduces Unified Field for Boys’ and Girls’ Lacrosse

Jan 15, 2016

Alternative field provides shared markings and adjusted dimensions for boys' and girls' lacrosse.

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