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May 12, 2014
U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and playing on – the four U.S. national teams, and keeps a close watch on Team USA players in the college game. Here's his weekend recap.

April 21, 2014
U.S. National Teams Alumni Check-In: April 21st
Looking at how the current and former members of the U.S. national teams performed with their collegiate squads over the past week.

April 8, 2014
U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and playing on – the four U.S. national teams, and keeps a close watch on Team USA players in the college game. Here's his weekend recap.

July 20, 2013
Team USA On the Eve of the Gold Medal Game
A scorching Haudenosaunee game, England hanging tough, and an encounter with Gray's Anatomy's Dr. McDreamy - it's been a busy couple of days for Team USA

July 17, 2013
USA 'Animals' Bond in Toronto, Dominate Canada
The U.S. women's national team spent an off day in Toronto, which led to some creative team bonding on the way back to Oshawa ahead of Tuesday night's game against Canada.

July 15, 2013
Enjoying the Downtime on a Team USA Day Off
After three games in four days, Team USA has a day off in Oshawa before their final pool play showdown with Canada on Tuesday. How are they filling the spare hours? Bloggers Sarah Bullard and Holly McGarvie-Reilly will fill you in.

July 13, 2013
Team USA Blog: The Oshawa Waiting Game
Team USA's Holly McGarvie-Reilly and Sarah Bullard are back with their second blog from Oshawa, looking back at their first days in town and the long wait for their opener with England.

May 28, 2013
U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and playing on – the four U.S. national teams, and keeps a close watch on Team USA players in the college game. Here's his weekend recap.

May 22, 2013
U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and playing on – the four U.S. national teams, and keeps a close watch on Team USA players in the college game. Here's his weekend recap.

May 14, 2013
U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and playing on – the four U.S. national teams, and keeps a close watch on Team USA players in the college game. Here's his weekend recap.

May 7, 2013
U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and playing on – the four U.S. national teams, and keeps a close watch on Team USA players in the college game. Here's his weekend recap.

September 7, 2012
First Look: Team USA Gear for 'Duel in Denver'
Check out Team USA's apparel for Saturday's "Duel in Denver," designed by Lacrosse Unlimited, and special helmet by Cascade.

July 25, 2012
Buczek, Leonard U19 Blog: Mission Accomplished
The U.S. U19 men's team's rallying cry? “We can pack up our stuff and go home, or we can be the most dangerous team in the tournament."

July 19, 2012
USL to Name 'Duel in Denver' Team on Facebook
US Lacrosse will reveal Friday on Facebook its 25-man U.S. men's national team roster that will square off against Canada in September.

June 20, 2012
Blog: U.S. U19 Trip to Long Island Time for Bonding
The U.S. U19 team had as many good experiences off the field as on it last weekend. And did you know Ryan Tucker can shoot 103 miles per hour?

February 17, 2012
Richie Meade LI Hall of Fame Induction Video
Former Navy and current U.S. men's national team coach Richie Meade was among 10 inductees to the Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Hall of Fame last Saturday. "I've been brought up here on the backs and shoulders of some great men," he said.

February 10, 2012
Tambroni, Pietramala Reunited on Team USA Staff
Party like it's 1999? Maybe so for Jeff Tambroni and Dave Pietramala, former colleagues at Cornell from 1997-2000 now reunited on the Team USA coaching staff.

January 9, 2012
U.S. U19 Men's Team Visits NYC's Freedom Tower
As part of a team weekend, the U.S. U19 men's team traveled to New York City, where they visited the new Freedom Tower, the 9/11 Memorial and listened to a talk from former Army lacrosse player John Fernandez, who lost his legs serving in Iraq.

November 3, 2011
Inside the November Issue of Lacrosse Magazine
Cover girl Erin Fitzgerald offers us all tickets to the gun show, a special fitness edition that also features the gargantuan Scott Rodgers, NCAA Division II final hero Ian "Man Child" Wild and UMBC 's coaches Kelly Berger and Amy Appelt. If I were you, this would be my to-do list upon receiving this magazine.

October 3, 2011
Inside the October Issue of Lacrosse Magazine
The October issue of Lacrosse Magazine featuring cover boy Davey Emala (right), one of two high-profile men's lacrosse transfers to land at North Carolina this fall, mails to US Lacrosse members this week. Here's a more in-depth look at what they'll find in this edition.

August 13, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Alyssa Blevins
Defender (and "Heart of Lacrosse" award winner) Alyssa Blevins has the final word on the team blog, post-championship.

August 12, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Kelsey Duryea
The semifinal's Player of the Match tells us about warm-ups, and going to the 'ship.

August 10, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Jen Cook
U19 midfielder (and Lacrosse Magazine August 2011 cover girl) Jen Cook takes us through a day in the life of Team USA.

August 9, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Dani Lazo
Midfield Dani Lazo tells us all about Team USA's big win over Australia, and about why she gets misty during the national anthem.

August 7, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Kelly McPartland
Team USA's Kelly McPartland checks in after the U.S. U19 team improved to 4-0 at the World Games, and talks about her off day plans in Germany.

August 6, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Mikaela Rix
Midfielder Mikaela Rix checks in with some insider info from Hannover, including a celebrity run-in.

August 5, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Covie Stanwick
Attacker Covie Stanwick checks in from the 2011 FIL U19 Women's World Championships.

August 4, 2011
U.S. U19 Team Blog: Madison Acton
Team USA midfielder Madison Acton chimes in about her experiences at the 2011 FIL U19 Women's World Championships