Alumni Spotlight: The Lowe Family

Jun 09, 2020

Nearly three decades after their father, Alan, won a gold medal in Australia, brothers Darren and Kevin Lowe completed a remarkable journey to help an underdog U.S. team win the 2002 world championship in Perth.

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USA Team Alumni Profile: Heather Dow

Jun 09, 2020

"One of the things I find pretty extraordinary is that once you’ve listened to the national anthem with a gold medal around your neck, you just don’t hear the anthem again in the same way." — Heather Dow recounts her experiences with the U.S. women's national team.

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MedStar Health Helps to Shape USL’s Return to Play Guidelines

Jun 09, 2020

Five of the 12 members of the medical advisory group that developed the return to play guidelines are affiliated with MedStar Health, which serves as Official Sports Medicine Partner of US Lacrosse & Team USA.

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#LaxAtHome: How to Run the Break with Michael Ehrhardt

Jun 08, 2020

Michael Ehrhardt was the MVP of the 2018 World Lacrosse championship in Netanya, Israel and followed that up helping Whipsnakes LC win the inaugural Premier Lacrosse League championship. He offers seven tips for longstick midfielders to run the fast break.

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NGB Executives Sound Off on the Future of Youth Sports

Jun 05, 2020

Return to play, digital strategy and the rebirth of community-based play were popular subjects Thursday, as US Lacrosse hosted the first edition of “Sports in the COVID Era,” an interactive webinar series bringing together industry leaders to discuss the short- and long-term effects of the pandemic on youth sports.

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St. Dominic Boys’ Team, Ziggy Berkoff Are USL Impact Athletes

Jun 05, 2020

US Lacrosse is proud to highlight our Impact Athletes who are making a difference. This week, we highlight a team effort by the boys at St. Dominic High School in New York, and a young lady helping her fellow students in Oregon.

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Safe Sport Program Offers More Than Background Checks

Jun 04, 2020

A new infographic is designed to communicate some of the main elements of the US Lacrosse Safe Sport Program.

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US Lacrosse Celebrates Pride Month in June

Jun 04, 2020

As part of its celebration of Pride Month, US Lacrosse will hold a series of live discussions with prominent individuals from the lacrosse community. The discussions are designed for specific audiences to help them learn ways to make everyone feel included and help support the LGBTQ+ community.

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US Lacrosse Addresses Sport Risk Levels in NFHS Return to Play Guidance

Jun 03, 2020

The US Lacrosse Sports Science & Safety Committee disagrees with the NFHS classification of boys’ lacrosse as a higher risk for disease transmission. The committee has shared its belief that both boys’ and girls’ lacrosse are more appropriately placed in the moderate risk category.

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Webinar: Get In, Get Out Among the Recommendations

Jun 03, 2020

Last week, US Lacrosse announced a set of Return to Play recommendations developed by a medical advisory group. US Lacrosse vice president Ann Kitt Carpenetti and three members of the medical advisory team hosted a webinar to further explain the recommendations.

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