Holiday Gift Guide for the Lacrosse Enthusiast in Your Family

Holiday Gift Guide for the Lacrosse Enthusiast in Your Family

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US Lacrosse First Stick Program: 22,000 Kids and Counting

US Lacrosse First Stick Program: 22,000 Kids and Counting

FoundationPrograms & GrantsHeading into its eighth year, the First Stick Program has leveraged the support of generous individual, foundation and corporate donors into more than $9.2 million worth of equipment to give 22,370 kids on 768 teams (448 boys, 320 girls) in every region of the country the opportunity to

US Lacrosse Approves Rule Change to Enhance Heart Protection for Athletes

US Lacrosse Approves Rule Change to Enhance Heart Protection for Athletes

CoachesHealth & SafetyOfficialsParentsPlayersThe US Lacrosse Board of Directors has approved equipment-related rule changes designed to enhance heart protection for youth players, specifically to reduce the risk of the rare yet potentially catastrophic injury of commotio cordis. The rule changes will be included in the 2019 US Lacrosse Boys’ and Girls’ Field

US Lacrosse Adds Free Background Check and SafeSport Training Requirement to All Adult Coach Memberships

US Lacrosse Adds Free Background Check and SafeSport Training Requirement to All Adult Coach Memberships

AdministratorsCoachesHealth & SafetyParentsPress ReleaseUS Lacrosse, the national governing body for lacrosse, considers player safety to be among its highest priorities. This responsibility includes working diligently to protect athletes from abuse within the sports environment. Fueled by this commitment, US Lacrosse is adding two new requirements to all adult coach memberships --

Great News! LSN Now Available to All Lacrosse Fans at No Cost!

Great News! LSN Now Available to All Lacrosse Fans at No Cost!

  via LSN press release   Woburn, MA (June 28, 2018) – Lax Sports Network announced it is moving from a subscription-based service to a free model available to all. Lax Sports Network is now free. Lax Sports Network has achieved this milestone thanks to the support and contributions of our partners who value

Why Are National Background Screenings Important

Why Are National Background Screenings Important

AdministratorsCoachesHealth & SafetyParentsUS Lacrosse announced last month that it will pay for a national background screening for all adult coach members.  One might guess this is a response to the recent news headlines about adults taking advantage of young athletes and the terrible impact that has on young people involved in

US Lacrosse Evolves Selection Process for International Officials and Assessors

US Lacrosse Evolves Selection Process for International Officials and Assessors

OfficialsPress ReleaseSPARKS, Md. — US Lacrosse today announced an evolution in its process of selecting officials and assessors for Federation of International Lacrosse world championships. US Lacrosse staff and volunteers will comprise a task force of six to evaluate and ultimately rank applicants based on pre-determined criteria. The task force will

FHSAA announces 12 schools receiving 2018 Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award

FHSAA announces 12 schools receiving 2018 Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (6/13/18) – The Florida High School Athletic Association is proud to announce the recipients of this year’s Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award. Recognizing member schools that promote sportsmanship both on and off the field, the award is given to schools whose athletic teams demonstrated exemplary sportsmanship during the 2017-2018 regular