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USA Lacrosse Awards

Proudly rewarding individuals and teams for outstanding achievement.

Through the years, USA Lacrosse has created and established many awards to recognize lacrosse excellence, on and off the field. From players and coaches, to officials and administrators, we seek to recognize the wonderful achievements and contributions made by so many to the game we love. 

USA Lacrosse Awards

Youth Awards

Youth Awards

Given in nine different categories, these awards honor dedicated individuals from coast-to-coast who volunteer as coaches, officials, and administrators with their local youth organization. 

High School Awards

High School Awards

Recognizing excellence by high school players on the field, in the classroom, and in their community. We also honor deserving boys' and girls' high school coaches. 

WCLA Awards

WCLA Awards

Honoring the best in women’s collegiate club lacrosse for on-field and off-the field achievements. 

Godekeraw Award

Godekeraw Award

Honoring the best in the Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association for on-field and off-the field achievements. 

Homer Schwartz Leadership Award

Homer Schwartz Leadership Award

Honoring a USA Lacrosse chapter leader and volunteer who has been passionately dedicated to the growth and development of lacrosse in their community and region. 

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lifetime Achievement Award

An award that recognizes individuals for outstanding and significant career contributions to the sport of lacrosse, demonstrated by a commitment to lacrosse that exceeds the norm.

Team of Distinction Award

Team of Distinction Award

Recognizing the excellence of historically outstanding championship teams that made great impact and contributions to lacrosse during a specific era of participation.

Gerry Carroll Award

Gerry Carroll Award

Given annually to one boys' high school coach nationwide to honor success not in victories, but in the care and guidance given to the balanced development of young men who play the game.