Lacrosse, Is This The Fastest Growing Sport In The U.S.?
Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport in the United States right now. Many Minnesota high schools are offering the sport as a school sponsored activity and more athletes are choosing to play lacrosse over other sports. With more than half of the total players participating being 15 years old or below, high schools are starting to have enough players for 9th, 10th, JV and Varsity Teams. Take a look at how Lacrosse participation has grown over the years.
Figure 1: Total Number of Lacrosse Players in the USA
Figure 2: High School Lacrosse Participation Rates
Figure 3: College Level Lacrosse Participation Rates
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