Team USA Women

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    January 13, 2017
    How to Stop on a Dime, Finish with Finesse with Team USA's Aust Team USA attacker Alex Aust shares her tips on how stop on a dime right before the crease and finish her shots with finesse.
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    January 12, 2017
    Joe Keegan Breaks Down Why Team USA's 'Aces' Ride Works How does Ricky Fried's "'Aces" ride work so well? Joe Keegan looked back at the Team USA Fall Classic for a statistical breakdown of the U.S. Women's National Team's relentless ride.
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    January 12, 2017
    Player Spotlight: Laura Zimmerman The 2012 North Carolina graduate describes her life on Wall Street, her desire to continue trying out for Team USA and her training regime to increase speed.
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    January 12, 2017
    World Cup Hopeful Fortunato Responds to Rare Rejection In 2014-15, Notre Dame's Cortney Fortunato made her first senior national team, but Team USA released her last year. When tryouts began for the 2017 team, she had her swagger back and is again in contention for the World Cup roster.
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    January 11, 2017
    Camaraderie Shines as Team USA X-Factor for Johns, Wills USC junior Gussie Johns has known her coach Devon Wills since fifth grade, but now takes pride in being her teammate for the U.S. national team in a year that means more than a gold medal.
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    December 17, 2016
    How To: Seal the Double With Danielle Etrasco U.S. Women's National Team and Boston Storm defender Danielle Etrasco has you right where she wants you.
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    December 13, 2016
    'Cuse Connection: Carrier Dome Stars Reconnect on Team USA Former Syracuse stars Michelle Tumolo, Kayla Treanor and Alyssa Murray are bringing back their Carrier Dome magic with the U.S Women's National Team.
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    December 09, 2016
    From the Mag: It's Taylor's Time With three Tewaaraton Awards, two NCAA titles, a shiny endorsement deal and a golden opportunity next summer, everyone’s asking. Can Taylor Cummings become the face of women’s lacrosse?
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    November 16, 2016
    Gallery: U.S. Women's Team Members Visit NC For Clinic Members of the U.S. Women's National Team visited Chapel Hill, NC for a youth clinic over the weekend.
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    November 11, 2016
    From the Mag: How to Dominate the Draw with Taylor Cummings Three-time Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings says it's all in the wrists.
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    November 09, 2016
    WATCH: US Lacrosse #MannequinChallenge Challenge accepted! US Lacrosse takes on the #MannequinChallenge. Come visit the new US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md., featuring the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame and Museum!
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    November 02, 2016
    What's in Your Bag? Alice Mercer Opens Up Team USA defender and former Maryland Terrapin Alice Mercer opens her travel backpack.
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    October 31, 2016
    Tewaaraton Winner Taylor Cummings Joins LaxCon Lineup US Lacrosse announced Wednesday that three-time Tewaraaton Award winner Taylor Cummings has joined the lineup of presenters at the 2017 US Lacrosse Convention (LaxCon).
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    October 13, 2016
    US Lacrosse Names 2017 World Cup Training Team US Lacrosse today named 25 players to the training team for the 2017 Federation of International Lacrosse Women’s World Cup, which will be held July 13-22 in Guildford, England.
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    October 10, 2016
    Photo Gallery: Team USA Fall Classic at US Lacrosse Is it World Cup yet? After a weekend of world-class women's lacrosse in Sparks, we can hardly wait either. Photos by John Strohsacker.
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    October 09, 2016
    Star Power Prevails, Decisions Loom on U.S. Attack Michelle Tumolo and Alyssa Murray rekindled their Carrier Dome connection this weekend at Team USA Fall Classic, but there's plenty of competition as the U.S. trims its roster from 36 to 24 after completing a four-game sweep Sunday.
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    October 08, 2016
    Fall Classic Day One: Be Proactive, Not Reactive Thanks to the "quantity and quality of depth" on its roster and a focus on dictating the pace, Team USA finishes the first day of the Fall Classic with a 2-0 record after downing both North Carolina and England.
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    October 06, 2016
    Fall Classic Preview: Focus Now Leads to Success Later The first-ever Team USA Fall Classic this weekend features the top four teams from the last World Cup – the United States, Canada, Australia and England – as well as the reigning NCAA champion North Carolina.
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    October 03, 2016
    The Total Package Defenders Megan Douty and Alice Mercer showcase versatility in pursuit of World Cup roster spots.
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    September 29, 2016
    Lax Sports Network Named Broadcast Partner for Fall Classic The digital sports network will stream all eight games of the Team USA Fall Classic from Sparks, Md on Oct. 8-9. The four-team women's event includes Team USA, Australia, Canada and the NCAA national champion North Carolina Tar Heels.
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    September 26, 2016
    Team USA Fall Classic | Oct. 8-9, 2016 US Lacrosse is excited to welcome the top women’s lacrosse players in the world to its new headquarters for the Team USA Fall Classic. This event features the top four medal contenders for next summer’s Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship — Australia, Canada, England and the United States, the defending champion from 2013, along with 2016 NCAA champion North Carolina. We look forward to you joining us.
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    September 22, 2016
    Under Armour Signs Lacrosse Phenom Taylor Cummings Tam USA midfielder and three-time Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings will be the face of Under Armour’s women’s lacrosse business.
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    September 11, 2016
    3 Big Things: Blue Nets Comeback Win at Grand Opening Blue defeated White 17-16 in the first of three games at the US Lacrosse Grand Opening, but the U.S. women learned three key lessons as it prepares for the 2017 World Cup.
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    September 09, 2016
    Five Things to Watch for the U.S. Women at Grand Opening As Team USA continues its training for the 2017 FIL World Cup, Lacrosse Magazine caught up with coach Ricky Fried to see what’s on tap for a meaningful and productive weekend.
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    September 07, 2016
    UVA Goalie Finds Her Way After Twin Sister's Suicide Rachel Vander Kolk suffered an unimaginable loss when her twin sister, Tracy, succumbed to depression and took her own life. Four years later, the Virginia and Team USA goalie is still learning how to navigate life without her.
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    August 30, 2016
    Fall Classic Features Top Women's Teams in World The U.S. women's national team will host Australia, Canada, England and defending NCAA champ North Carolina in a two-day event on Oct. 8-9 in Sparks, Md.
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    August 11, 2016
    105 to 36: Five Takeaways from U.S. Team Tryouts U.S. women's national team coach Ricky Fried breaks down the who and why of the 36-player training roster named Sunday.
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    August 09, 2016
    Photos: #USAWLAX Tryout Photos Earlier this week, US Lacrosse named the 36 players for the 2017 U.S. women's national team. Featured here are photos by John Strohsacker from the three-day tryout at the new US Lacrosse headquarters.
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    August 07, 2016
    2017 US Women's National Team Named After Tryouts With tryouts in Baltimore complete, 36 players have been selected to train with Team USA on the road to the 2017 FIL Women's World Cup in England.
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    August 06, 2016
    Zimmerman 'Putting All on the Line' at U.S. Tryouts Whether she’s finishing a 300-yard shuttle on a lacrosse field or scanning several screens on a Wall Street trading floor, Laura Zimmerman leads a fast-paced life — which meant she felt perfectly at home Saturday in Sparks.
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    August 05, 2016
    New Era Begins for U.S. Women's Team A new era began for the U.S. women’s national team on Friday with the opening day of tryouts for the 2017 team. Much is the same, but much is different, including a new home for the team.
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    August 04, 2016
    U.S. Women's Tryouts: Youth Shines in Talented Tryout Pool Goalie Devon Wills anchors a strong U.S. roster that dominated its England tour this summer, but now looks to welcome new faces into the mix at Team USA tryouts this weekend.
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    August 02, 2016
    Training Tips with UNC, Team USA Goalie Caylee Waters North Carolina coach Jenny Levy touts goalie Caylee Waters' strength as one of her best attributes. Here are three drills that Waters does on a daily basis to improve her agility, hand-eye coordination and more.
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    July 28, 2016
    Your Edge: Liz Hogan's Overhead Doozy How Team USA and Boston Storm goalie Liz Hogan knows when to save — or intercept — a ball passed from X. Learn from the best in LM's "Your Edge" segment.
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    July 05, 2016
    Team USA's Michelle Tumolo Joins Oregon as Assistant Former Syracuse standout Michelle Tumolo officially joins the Oregon staff on July 5 after playing with the U.S. Women's National Team in England.
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    July 03, 2016
    U.S. Women's Team Finishes Tour Unbeaten The U.S. women's team downed Germany 19-1 and Wales 20-1 to finish its tour to England with a perfect 5-0 record. Tryouts for the 2017 team will be held Aug. 5-7 at the new US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md.
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    July 02, 2016
    U.S. Women's Team Downs Scotland and England Taylor Cummings had five goals in a 20-0 win over Scotland and added a pair more to earn match MVP honors in a 20-2 win over England on Saturday.
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    June 28, 2016
    Your Edge: Alyssa Murray's Free-Position Footwork U.S. women’s national team attacker Alyssa Murray approaches free-position shots like NBA players look at foul shots. It’s calculated. It’s memorized. It’s designed for muscle memory to take over.
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    June 27, 2016
    Q&A with Coach Ricky Fried: Team USA's Foreign Tour Today, the U.S. women's national team departs for a week-long tour in England, featuring five games. LM's Megan Schneider catches up with coach Ricky Fried.
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    June 23, 2016
    Tryout Candidates Named for U.S. Women' s Team US Lacrosse has named 105 players that have been selected to try out for the 2017 U.S. Women’s National Team. Tryouts will be held from Aug. 5-7 at the national team training center at US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md.
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