Born from First Stick, Carter is Chasing Her College Dreams

Jul 09, 2019

Years from now, the name Makena Carter may become synonymous with the emergence of high school lacrosse in the Los Angeles Unified School District. As a senior this past spring at Hamilton High School, she is believed to be the first LAUSD lacrosse player to received a college lacrosse scholarship. 

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US Lacrosse Adds SafeSport Training Benefit to All Adult Coach Memberships

Jul 08, 2019

US Lacrosse is adding a new benefit to all adult coach memberships in order to further enhance player safety. Effective August 1, 2019, all adult coach memberships will require online SafeSport training. This benefit will be provided at no additional cost to members. 

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U.S. Women's U19 Team Ready for Camp at Northwestern

Jul 02, 2019

The U.S. Women's U19 training camp at Northwestern will be highlighted by a scrimmage on July 9 against the Illinois All-Stars at 6:30 p.m. at Martin Stadium. Admission to the scrimmage is free of charge, but there is limited availability for an Ice Cream & Cupcakes social with the team and head coach Kelly Amonte Hiller immediately following the game

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High School Boys’ & Girls’ 2019 All-America & All-Academic Winners Named

Jul 02, 2019

US Lacrosse today announced the boys’ and girls’ players selected as 2019 US Lacrosse High School All-Americans and All-Academic Team members. Over 1,200 boys and 1,300 girls players were recognized for their efforts on and off the field.

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US Lacrosse Unveils New Resources in Spanish

Jun 28, 2019

Materials include general and detailed information in Spanish about both men’s and women’s lacrosse, including a Spanish-language infographic and Spanish-language version of the US Lacrosse membership form.

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US Lacrosse Nationals to Appear on Lax Sports Network

Jun 27, 2019

Lax Sports Network will stream the championship games of the four divisions of the upcoming US Lacrosse Nationals.

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Sharing the Message About Playing Sun Safe

Jun 27, 2019

Hearing the statistics about melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, can be sobering. US Lacrosse's newly-formed relationship with the Claire Marie Foundation to raise awareness caught the attention of WJZ-TV, the CBS affiliate in Baltimore.

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Video: Experts Discuss Overtraining and Sport Specialization

Jun 26, 2019

Sport specialization has become increasingly more common among younger athletes, including those who play lacrosse. Does this intense training heighten the risk of injury, or increase the chances of sport burnout? Two national experts offer their thoughts on the subject.

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NLL and US Lacrosse Partner to Bring Cultural Awareness

Jun 25, 2019

The National Lacrosse League has announced expansion of its diversity and inclusion programming to strengthen its focus on cultural competency, and honoring indigenous people and their impact on the sport. As part of the effort, league players and staff will take the US Lacrosse online cultural competency course.

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Fifty Players Advance in 2020 U.S. Men's U19 Tryout Process

Jun 24, 2019

SPARKS, Md. — Fifty players have advanced to the second round of tryouts for the 2020 U.S. men’s U19 team.

US Lacrosse welcomed 104 of the nation’s top young players to a three-day tryout this past weekend at the National Team Training Center and a selection committee consisting of the current U.S. U19 staff, past U19 coaches and high school coaches made the decision on which players advanced.

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