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US Lacrosse Announces 2014 Soft Lacrosse Equipment Grant Recipients



BALTIMORE, Sept. 15, 2014 — US Lacrosse today announced that 126 schools and civic organizations across 32 states and Washington, D.C. have been selected as 2014 Soft Lacrosse Equipment Grant recipients. Each organization will receive modified “soft” lacrosse sticks and balls, as well as instructional guides and DVDs to help support the introduction of the sport in their curriculum. Read More…

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US Lacrosse Opens Registration for 2015 Convention in Baltimore



The US Lacrosse Convention is comprised of approximately 150 educational sessions, many of which occur on four indoor demonstration areas surrounded by seating for attendees. The convention’s expo hall features 150 vendors, showcasing the latest lacrosse gear and apparel. US Lacrosse will host its Sports Medicine Symposium and Major League Lacrosse will hold its annual collegiate draft at the convention Jan. 23. The US Lacrosse Fan Fest will open the expo hall and demonstration areas to the public Jan. 24. Numerous US Lacrosse committees and other lacrosse organizations will host business meetings throughout the weekend. Read More…

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Brine and Warrior Make Record Equipment Donation to US Lacrosse Foundation



BALTIMORE, August 22, 2014 — The US Lacrosse Foundation received a record equipment donation from Brine, Inc. and Warrior Sports, Inc., exceeding $1,000,000 in retail value. The donated equipment will be distributed through US Lacrosse’s Sport Development department, primarily through the US Lacrosse First Stick program, to deserving and emerging youth lacrosse programs throughout the United States. Read More…

US Lacrosse Announces 2014 AED Grant Recipients



BALTIMORE, August 6, 2014 — US Lacrosse is providing AED grants to 33 lacrosse organizations across 21 states to subsidize the cost of acquiring automated external defibrillators (AEDs). The grants, which total over $16,000, are made available through US Lacrosse’s partnership with Cardiac Science, a global leader in the manufacturing of AEDs and other cardiology products and services. Read More…

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Boston Cannons Win MLL/US Lacrosse Monthly Sportsmanship Award for July



BALTIMORE, August 5, 2014 — US Lacrosse and Major League Lacrosse have named the Boston Cannons as the winner of the league’s monthly sportsmanship award for Weeks 9-12. The Cannons were selected for the honor based on voting conducted among the league’s game officials. Read More…

Posted in: MLL

STX Will Provide Equipment for U.S. Men’s Lacrosse Team and Launch Contest To Win Custom Team USA Gear

STX Custom USA StallionHD Gloves


Baltimore, MD – Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, congratulates STX lacrosse athletes Kyle Harrison and Tucker Durkin, who were both named to the 2014U.S. Men’s National Team final roster. Read More…

Posted in: Equipment/Gear, Gloves

US Lacrosse Issues Comment on Florida’s Helmet Mandate for Girls’ Lacrosse



BALTIMORE, June 12, 2014 — US Lacrosse Vice-President of Games Operations Ann Kitt Carpenetti today issued comments on the vote by the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) that mandates the use of helmets by high school girls lacrosse players in Florida, effective with the start of the 2015 season. Read More…

Posted in: Womens Lax

McDonogh (Md.) No. 1 in Nike/US Lacrosse High School Girls’ Lacrosse Top 25



Unbeaten McDonogh (Md.), winner of 103 consecutive games, remains the unanimous No. 1 team in this week’s Nike/US Lacrosse High School Girls’ Lacrosse National Top 25, released today by US Lacrosse. The Top 25 appears as part of Lacrosse Magazine’s weekly report on high school girls’ lacrosse. Read More…

Posted in: High School, Womens Lax

Boys’ Latin (Md.) No. 1 in Nike/US Lacrosse High School Boys’ Lacrosse Top 25



The Lakers received all 10 first-place votes to remain atop the poll, followed by Culver Academy (Ind.), Georgetown Prep (Md.) and Malvern Prep (Pa.) as the first four remain unchanged. Chaminade (N.Y.) joins the Top 5 in this week’s poll after improving to 5-0. Read More…

Posted in: High School, Nike

Register by May 1 for US Lacrosse Regional Championships



Coaches or program administrators that register two or more teams from the same organization will save $50 per team, be entered into a raffle to win a free team registration to a 2015 US Lacrosse Regional Championship, and be entered into a raffle to win a free registration and hotel stay at the US Lacrosse Convention in Baltimore Jan. 23-25, 2015. Coaches that refer a team from another organization to register will receive a $50 referral credit. Read More…