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US Lacrosse takes stand against SCA by providing AED grants to 33 organizations

Lacrosse AED grants

Since 2007 US Lacrosse, the national governing body for men’s, women’s, and youth lacrosse, has partnered with Cardiac Science to provide grants to help lacrosse organizations purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs). Grants totaling $16,000 were presented to 33 organizations in 21 states in 2014. “Having an AED on hand protects not just the players but coaches and spectators,” […]

AEDs for sports: A NY lacrosse tourney raises money in honor of fallen student [VIDEO]

When it comes to awareness of the need for automated external defibrillators(AEDs) at sports arenas, lacrosse players are at the top of the game. This past weekend the 5th annual John Mack Southern Tier Shoot Out Boys Lacrosse Tournament in Union, N.Y., hosted 59 lacrosse teams and more than 800 players for the nation’s largest lacrosse […]