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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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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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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US Lacrosse Statement on Racial Injustice

Jun 01, 2020

US Lacrosse stands together in solidarity with those members of our community who routinely feel the weight of oppression, systemic racism, hate and a failing system of justice. We will continue to work to make the lacrosse community an agent of change for all who play and support the Creator’s game.

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Return to Playing Lacrosse Advisory Group Brief #3

May 29, 2020

The third weekly briefing from the Return to Playing Lacrosse advisory group coordinated by US Lacrosse.

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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.

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US Lacrosse Announces National Lacrosse Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020

May 21, 2020

The National Lacrosse Hall of Fame, established in 1957, announces the addition of eight new inductees as the Class of 2020.

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PLAY Sports Coalition Gains Support

May 18, 2020

The PLAY Sports Coalition got some good news on Monday as Congressman Max Rose (New York) introduced the COVID-19 Youth Sports and Working Families Relief Act.

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