USL Convention 2020

The US Lacrosse Convention will be held January 10-12 in Philadelphia, PA. The event offers dozens of educational clinics for coaches, officials and program leaders, many of which feature lacrosse’s best hosting the sessions. The NFHS rules interpretation meeting for high school and youth is a great opportunity to hear from members of the rules Read More …

NFHS announces rules changes for 2020

Starting next year in high school boys lacrosse, play may be restarted with a defensive player within 5 yards of the player in possession of the ball. In such cases, defensive players must adhere to certain conditions or they may be subject to a delay-of-game technical foul. The amended restart protocol was one of 10 Read More …

Good, Close or Dang! How to Conduct a Stick Check

Most players, coaches, fans and often times new officials, do not completely understand what the somewhat ominous gathering of officials at midfield conducting a series of experiments on players sticks is all about.  This post will address the requirements for a legal crosse, types of checks conducted, the mechanics of conducting a check, the types Read More …