Fairness First: Why Teams Don’t Always Get Flagged Equally

Oct 07, 2014

The idea of “fair, but not equal” is a tough concept for many non-officials. Our resident zebra explains how this concept plays out on the lacrosse field.

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Coaching Youth Lacrosse: The Case For Not “Playing Up”

Oct 06, 2014

Before you allow your youth lacrosse player to “play up,” consider factors like friendships and burnout as part of his or her long-term development.

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Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Use Appropriate Equipment

Oct 03, 2014

We can’t always prevent injuries, but there are common sense steps we can take to reduce them. Here’s why properly fitting equipment makes a difference.

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Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Avoid Overtraining

Oct 02, 2014

Take a page out of NCAA guidelines and regulate the amount of training and competition for youth lacrosse athletes, says Dr. Richard Ginsburg

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Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Keep it Age-Appropriate

Sep 26, 2014

Resident sports psychologist Dr. Richard Ginsburg offers tips to keep the lacrosse experience age-appropriate for the entire spectrum of youth athletes.

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10 Fundamental Tips for Coaching Youth Lacrosse

Sep 22, 2014

Getting started as a new youth lacrosse coach? These 10 fundamentals will help frame your role and ensure your on- and off-field success.

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Focus on Adjustments Instead of Reacting to Mistakes

Sep 16, 2014

Your lacrosse players will be better at handling tough situations if mental toughness isn’t a one-time talk, but instead a season-long focus.

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US Lacrosse Names Staff for 2015 FIL Indoor Championship

Sep 15, 2014

Tony Resch has been tabbed by US Lacrosse to lead the U.S. Men’s National team at the FIL World Indoor Championship, Sept. 18-26, 2015.

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Why Restoring A Boat Is Like Coaching A Lacrosse Team

Aug 22, 2014

This summer, I pledged to rebuild my 17-foot center console and restore it to its glory days. For those of you who know boats, you can sympathize. Since my boat had been in outdoor storage for nearly five years, there was dust, dirt, wasp nests, gecko skeletons and the like that needed to be removed.

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Making Lacrosse Safer: Our Shared Responsibility

Aug 21, 2014

How can lacrosse become a safer game and remain popular without losing its identity? It starts with how youth lacrosse is taught.

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