womens lacrosse players dont wear a helmet cause they dont have to. In womens lacrosse, you cant do any body checks and you can only check the stick if its away from their head... so theres no need.
Same as mens.
This became Canada's notions sport for womans lacrosse on July 1st 1867.
a womens lacrosse pocket has a net with four vertical leather strips, with string weaving in its place.
No. It was strictly designed for mens lacrosse. They had to make it oddly shaped to pass NCAA standards.
That varies whether you mean worldwide or in certain countries and what kind of lacrosse (Mens, Womens, Pop etc.)
The attacker in both mens and womens lacrosse is an offencive player who usually plays in front or around the goal area
in high school they are 4 12 minute quarters.
No in womens lacrosse. I'm fairly certain you can in mens because the face is protected.
lacrosse is "globilized" and there are even international tournaments in mens and womens lacrosse. Even though the United States is the dominant team in international play there are teams in Australia, Europe and Asia.
The NCAA mens lacrosse season usually ends memorial day weekend, with a big tournament to seal it off. Womens lacrosse goes another 2 weeks and has their tournament.
Most youth lacrosse games have 4 12 minute quarters but in most tournaments there are two 20 minute halves.
1 hour with 12 minute quaters.
Mens lacrosse heads have pockets so that when you get hit its easier to hold the ball, but because women lacrosse is a none contact sport there is no pocket and cradling is different.
In womens lacrosse they dont have to where elbow pads or shoulder pads or a helmet but must where protective goggles. There is no difference in what goalies must where. Girls lacrosse sticks arent allowed to have any depth in the pocket and in mens(boys) lacrosse you can.
According to the Lacrosse Association, women's lacrosse games are played in two 30-minute halves. This is 30 minute running times, except for the last two minutes in the last half, during which time stops when the whistle is blown. This rule is sometimes suspended when playing high school or middle school games.
yes, it does. it also has a mens team
A long pole in Lacrosse is a defence pole.
Men wear more equipment and padding and are allowed to check.
Mens Lacrosse- 10 Players from each team making a total of 20 players on the field Womens Lacrosse-12 Players from each team on the field making a total of 24 players on the field
There really isn't a average height for lacrosse. My team has many diffrent heights example i am 5'0 and play defence and then we have a girl who is 6'0 and plays offence we have a lot of random heights. Any size girl can play lacrosse.
At the moment SYRACUSE and VIRGINIA for mens and NORTHWESTERN for womens
lacrosse isn't currently played in the Olympics, but may be brought in at the Londan Olympic games in 2012.
Yes! Lacrosse is one of the fastest games on two feet.