US Lacrosse is currently accepting applications for the 2016-17 season. The deadline to apply is Monday, November 21, 2016 at 5 p.m. ET.
The core purpose of the program is to create long-term partnerships between US Lacrosse and First Stick teams and to support the growth of lacrosse nationally, at all youth levels and at all stages of organizational development. This partnership will create self-sustaining programs that will operate by US Lacrosse national standards and best practices at the completion of the program. Click here to learn more and apply
Lacrosse is about having fun, learning the sport and developing relationships that often last a lifetime. As parents, part of your role is to make sure that your child is enjoying the lacrosse experience even as he or she progresses to higher levels of play. Be positive about your child’s participation — winning is not everything. You and your child will participate in many games over the years, and the friendships and great experiences will certainly stay with both of you much longer than the wins and losses on the field.
You are equally as important to your child’s positive lacrosse experience as the coach of the team. Here are ten tips to help guide you: