Lax Spooktacular Filling Up Quickly

Oct 11, 2017

This week is the last chance for teams to register for the inaugural US Lacrosse Lax Spooktacular 4v4 PlayDay at Tierney Field in Sparks, MD on Oct. 28. The final roster submission deadline has been extended to Oct. 20.

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US Lacrosse to Host Lax Spooktacular 4v4 Play Day

Oct 02, 2017

October is here, and we’re ready for Halloween at US Lacrosse. In celebration, we’re hosting the Lax Spooktacular 4v4 Play Day on Oct. 28 on Tierney Field at US Lacrosse Headquarters.

The event, which is open to kids ages 9 to 14, will run in two sessions from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Don’t forget to show up for the pre-play costume contest and bring a treat bag to “trunk or treat” during the festivities. The 4v4 Spooktacular will be played in a round robin format and prizes will be awarded to teams with the best costumes.

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Jon Gordon Named Keynote Speaker at LaxCon

Sep 26, 2017

Best-selling author and leadership consultant played lacrosse at Cornell.

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Talent Development vs. Talent Selection

Sep 11, 2017

U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens is a prime example of why we shouldn't put limits on young athletes.

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US Lacrosse to Hold TryLax Clinics

Sep 08, 2017

Do you have a child interested in learning how to play lacrosse? US Lacrosse will hold TryLax clinics, geared toward boys and girls ages 6-14 who want to try lacrosse for the first time, on Sept. 29-30 at its headquarters in Sparks, Md. The boys’ clinic will be held on the evening of Sept. 29, while the girls’ clinic will run in the morning on Sept. 30.

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Simple Games to Develop Fundamental Motor Skills

Aug 23, 2017

Ultimate Frisbee? Freeze tag? Sharks and minnows? Dodge ball? Relays? What do these games have to do with the game of lacrosse? For young athletes, simple games can be very useful in the development of both athleticism and physical literacy. Lacrosse is a sport with which there are numerous technical and tactical situations where athletes have to read and react, anticipate, chase, evade, dodge, accelerate and decelerate.

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Harrison, Schwarzmann, Poist Join Peak Performance Camp Lineup

Aug 16, 2017

US Lacrosse is gearing up to host the Peak Performance Camp from Aug. 21-23, and it recently added three big names to the coaching lineup. Former Team USA and current Ohio Machine star Kyle Harrison, 2017 FIL World Cup gold medalist Katie Schwarzmann and former Team USA athlete and Baltimore Ride player Brittany Poist will join a star-studded roster of coaches for the camp, which will take place at US Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md.

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Peak Performance Camp

Jul 14, 2017

US Lacrosse will host its Peak Performance Camp, incorporating the philosophies and values of the Lacrosse Athlete Development Model (LADM) into best in-class instruction for the youth lacrosse athlete with at least a year of experience, from August 21-23 at US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md.

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US Lacrosse Celebrates Olympic Day

Jun 30, 2017

Friday morning, US Lacrosse joined in on a celebration that spans millions of people around the world by hosting its first Olympic Day celebration at US Lacrosse headquarters. The Olympic Day activities set out recognize the birth of the modern day Olympic Games, while shedding light on lacrosse’s efforts to return to the Games as a medal sport for the first time since 1908.

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Why US Lacrosse: Virginia Coach Lars Tiffany

Jun 29, 2017

If you think small-sided games are only for small-sized children, think again. Virginia men's lacrosse coach Lars Tiffany is a big believer in incorporating small-sided games into the training for the Cavaliers

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