DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer TOWSON, Md. (AP) — One year earlier, coach Cathy Reese and the members of the Maryland women’s lacrosse team sat in stunned silence after losing by one goal in the…
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.
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
The Shootout for Soldiers, which will feature hundreds of players during the game, will be divided up into 1-hour sections. For a single game, it will be a record.