US Lacrosse to Host Two Return to Play Webinars

Jun 15, 2020

US Lacrosse has scheduled two Return to Play webinars over the coming weeks to help provide additional guidance to the lacrosse community as the sport continues to resume play following the shutdown for the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read More

Why Do Some Athletes Struggle with Body Image?

Jun 15, 2020

Melissa Streno, a clinical psychologist who specializes in athletic performance and its intersection with disordered eating and body image issues, explains what might make certain types of athletes more prone to dealing with destructive body image issues. She also offers tips on how you can help. 

Read More

Mental Health Awareness Is Critical During COVID-19

Jun 10, 2020

Four medical professionals and a national championship lacrosse athlete shared their insights about mental health in US Lacrosse's panel series webinar.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

US Lacrosse Launches Leadership Panel Series 'Sports in the COVID Era'

May 28, 2020

US Lacrosse, the national governing body of men’s and women’s lacrosse in the United States, will host a three-part panel series bringing together sports industry leaders to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on youth and high school sports.

Read More

US Lacrosse Issues Return to Play Recommendations

May 28, 2020

US Lacrosse has announced a set of return to play recommendations to assist the lacrosse community in following the appropriate steps to mitigate the risk for all participants in the COVID-19 environment.

Read More