Keeping Youth Athletes Active

Mar 19, 2020

The disruption to youth sports, including the traditional spring lacrosse season, doesn’t mean that kids should cease all physical activities. The Aspen Institute’s Project Play encourages parents to facilitate opportunities for children to move in order to ensure physical and mental well-being. 

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Joining the Team USA Pipeline

Mar 18, 2020

The US Lacrosse National Team Development Program (NTDP) is a three-phase process for high school-aged boys’ and girls’ players to qualify for U15 and U17 USA Select teams and receive world-class training.

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Rule Change Should Guide Equipment Purchasing Decisions

Mar 17, 2020

As you consider purchasing new lacrosse equipment, one important thing to keep in mind is a new rule as it relates to commotio cordis protection.

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A Message from the US Lacrosse CEO Steve Stenersen

Mar 17, 2020

In just a matter of days, our lives have been upended in the wake of the global pandemic, but the connectivity and engagement so celebrated within our sport position us well to provide ongoing support and leadership to our respective communities.

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Youth Award Nominations Being Accepted

Mar 17, 2020

US Lacrosse fully understands that the dedication of individuals throughout the nation serves as the driving force in the successful growth of youth lacrosse, and seeks to nationally recognize some of these deserving individuals.

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US Lacrosse Expands Online Resources

Mar 16, 2020

To help serve the lacrosse community, US Lacrosse will be expanding its online resources over the coming weeks. These resources will be geared towards multiple audiences, including coaches, officials and parents, both to help them individually and to help them provide outlets for our youth members.

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US Lacrosse Cancels Two National Events, Postpones Others

Mar 13, 2020

In an effort to help mitigate the potential effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) public health threat, US Lacrosse is postponing all events scheduled through April 5 and is canceling two national events scheduled for May — the Women’s Collegiate Lacrosse Associates (WCLA) National Championships in Round Rock, Texas and the US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament in Bel Air, Md.

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US Lacrosse, NCSI Achieve Significant Milestone on Background Checks

Mar 06, 2020

US Lacrosse and its partner in youth safety, NCSI, are jointly celebrating the notable achievement of having 30,000 adult coach and volunteer background screenings completed.

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Just Say Yes

Feb 26, 2020

Coaching is a big time, and emotional, commitment for youth sports coaches. A supportive group of parents willing to help can help relieve some of the stress involved for these volunteers.

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Tragedy Averted: The Importance of CPR Training and AEDs

Feb 25, 2020

Jeff Bambrick, a lieutenant and training paramedic with the Tacoma Fire Department, knew to start chest compressions immediately. His 20-year career had prepared him for this moment.

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