First Person: US Lacrosse Grand Opening Weekend

By Rachel Dell, Head Coach, John Carroll University @JCUWLAX As a new member to the Board, I was invited to the Grand Opening ceremonies for the US Lacrosse headquarters this past weekend, which included the dedication of the IWLCA Building. Friday night consisted of a donor reception, Saturday was a tour of the facilities (museum, field, locker rooms, training… Read More First Person: US Lacrosse Grand Opening Weekend

From the Sidelines: A UWLX Coaching Staff’s Perspective

By Shannon Smith, Head Coach, Hofstra University @Hofstra_WLAX; Alex Frank, Assistant Coach, Colorado University @CUBuffsWLax; and Brooke Matthews, Assistant Coach, Penn State University @PennStateWLAX Many people have asked us why we chose to coach instead of play. The simple answer: injuries from college still plague us. So when we were given an opportunity to be… Read More From the Sidelines: A UWLX Coaching Staff’s Perspective

How Did You Do It?

By Kara Reber, Head Coach, Florida Southern College, @FSCWlax The question I have probably been asked the most since we won the National Championship is… how did you do it? Looking back and reflecting on the season and asking a few of our players, we decided that the following conditions are the main reason behind… Read More How Did You Do It?

Promoting Positive Communication Between Coaches and Officials

By Patty Daley, National Rated Official and Chris Sailer, Head Coach, Princeton University Let’s examine the communication that should not be employed between coaches and officials as they interact before, during, or after a game: Coach says to the official, “I hope you are ready for this one. They are really rough and swing like… Read More Promoting Positive Communication Between Coaches and Officials