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Why Helmets are not Part of Women’s Lacrosse Gear

There are distinct differences in the gear used in men’s and women’s lacrosse that can be confusing to those new to the game. The primary difference is that women’s lacrosse is deemed a semi-contact sport, therefore, helmets are optional. Men’s lacrosse is considered full-contact. In light of new findings about concussions and traumatic brain injuries […]