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A consortium of youth sports organizations in McLean filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court over the closure of Langley Fork Park. Although owned by the National Park Service, it is maintained and operated by Fairfax County.
The Big Ten is adding lacrosse as a sport in 2015 and welcoming powerhouse Johns Hopkins as an affiliate member for men's lacrosse only, two moves that could further boost the profile of the conference in the East.
In a city where attention has been focused on the knee injuries of Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, the fact remains that the athletes most likely to tear their anterior cruciate ligaments are teenage girls.
Sports provide everything from a fun activity to a pathway to college for children. But some parents and leaders in the youth sports industry believe the time commitment and extreme competitiveness of club sports can be overwhelming, and can engulf kids in too much pressure from a young age.
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When Alex Heitkemper joined the Prince George's Pride lacrosse club three years ago, he noticed something different about the team.
The "Shootout for Soldiers" is a first. It will set a record for time and number of players, but it's also going to raise support for wounded warriors.