USA Lacrosse Announces 2022 Boys’ Youth Rule Changes

By Paul Ohanian Aug 25, 2021 New allowances for stick specifications at 8U and 10U, and changes to faceoff procedures which now align at all levels were among the USA Lacrosse boys’ youth rule changes approved for the 2022 season. Most of the other changes in regards to game clocks in lopsided score differential games Read More …

Faceoffs, Risk Minimization Areas of Focus for 2022 High School Boys Lacrosse Rules Changes

By NFHS on August 30, 2021 Modifications introduced to the faceoff rule in high school boys lacrosse during last season as a result of COVID-19 proved to be a major focal point with changes adopted for the 2022 season. The change coincides with addressing risk minimization for the upcoming season, including the newly added requirement Read More …

2021 USA Lacrosse Rules Survey

The rules in most sports, including lacrosse, primarily serve two purposes – to help keep games fair and safe. Rules help govern the games and the equipment used in the games. USA Lacrosse works collaboratively with the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and the NCAA to write the rules for lacrosse, and Read More …