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MLL and US Lacrosse partner up to showcase the League’s player and team that exemplify the “Compete With Class” message US Lacrosse and Major League Lacrosse have named New York Lizards midfielder, Greg Gurenlian as the winner of the 2015 USL/MLL Sportsmanship Player of the Year Award, as well as the Rochester Rattlers as the […]

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US Lacrosse Central Championships Friday Through Sunday in Madison, Wis.


BALTIMORE, June 15, 2015 — The fifth annual US Lacrosse Central Championships bring youth lacrosse teams from four states to Reddan Soccer Park in Verona, Wis., Friday through Sunday. The tournament, run by the national governing body of lacrosse, features girls’ teams in the U13 and U15 age groups. Each division gets underway with pool-play […]

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US Lacrosse Response to USA Today Story on Women’s Lacrosse Concussions


BALTIMORE, June 17, 2015 — USA Today high school sports writer Jim Halley reported Tuesday on the findings of the study “Epidemiology of sports-related concussion in seven US high school and collegiate sports,” conducted by Stephen W. Marshall, Kevin M. Guskiewicz, Viswanathan Shankar, Michael McCrea and Robert C. Cantu. The purpose of the study was […]

Posted in: US Lacrosse

High School Girls’ Lacrosse All-Americans Named


BALTIMORE, June 10, 2015 — US Lacrosse has named the high school girls’ lacrosse players selected as US Lacrosse High School All-Americans and All-Academic Team members. Players were selected through US Lacrosse’s 67 chapters nationwide and recognized for their efforts on and off the field. 450 players were selected as first-team and honorable mention All-Americans […]

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US Lacrosse Announces 2015 Inductees for National Lacrosse Hall of Fame


BALTIMORE, May 20, 2015 — The 2015 induction class for the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame has been approved by the US Lacrosse Board of Directors. This year’s nine-person class will be officially inducted in a ceremony on Saturday, October 24, at The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley, Md. The 2015 inductees are: Jake Curran, […]

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US Lacrosse and One Love Foundation Join Forces


BALTIMORE, April 27, 2015 — US Lacrosse, the national governing body of men’s and women’s lacrosse, and the One Love Foundation in honor of Yeardley Reynolds Love announce agreement on a new strategic alliance to promote positive, healthy and violence-free relationships and a safe sport culture. The two organizations will work together to increase awareness […]

US Lacrosse Youth Tournament Tour Stops in Four States

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BALTIMORE, March 25, 2015 — As spring has finally arrived, US Lacrosse has set its lineup of spring and summer youth lacrosse tournaments open to boys’ and girls’ teams at the U11, U13 and U15 age levels. The US Lacrosse Regional Championships consist of four events in June, and current specials on registration combine with […]

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Tryout Applications Available for 2016 U.S. Men’s U19 Team


US Lacrosse today announced the opening of the application period for players interested in trying out for the 2016 U.S. Men’s Under-19 National Team. Tryouts will be held June 29-July 1, 2015, at Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Md. All high school and college players born between Sept. 1, 1996, and July 6, 2000, are […]

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Women’s Lacrosse Eyewear Standard Implementation Extended


BALTIMORE, Feb. 24, 2015 — US Lacrosse representatives have reached an agreement with the Sports and Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) to delay implementation of the new standard for women’s lacrosse eyewear until January 1, 2017. Until that date, both the current standard for women’s eyewear, ASTM F803, and the new standard passed in 2014, F3077, […]

Posted in: Equipment/Gear

Ohio State’s Nick Myers Named 2016 U.S. Men’s U19 Head Coach


Photograph by John Strohsacker BALTIMORE — US Lacrosse today announced Ohio State University head coach Nick Myers as head coach of the 2016 U.S. Men’s National Under-19 Team. Myers will lead the team in its quest for an eighth consecutive world title at the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Championship, July 7-16, 2016, in […]