Litchfield Lacrosse Association is a non-profit lacrosse sports development league for youth in Litchfield, New Hampshire, and a member of the state youth league: NHYLA


Litchfield Lacrosse Association (LLA) is a member of US Lacrosse which is the national governing body of Lacrosse in the United States. US Lacrosse maintains an educational website called:


On the website, they offer great information on the game, its governing rules, safety equipment. US Lacrosse also governs the certification of coaches, referees, and players. US Lacrosse offers this wonderful little pamphlet that introduces the game of Lacrosse to parents and spectators who might be unfamiliar. Since the Girls and Boys play such distinctly different games of Lacrosse you may need to download both to see the differences:

US Lacrosse Rule Books


Best Practices

LLA is also a member of the New Hampshire Lacrosse Foundation and New Hampshire Youth Lacrosse Association. Both promote and govern coaching instruction, maintain referees, organize and schedule competitive league competition:

The 2014 season ushers in many new rule changes for youth lacrosse competition. These changes are reflected in the rule books. US Lacrosse has produced videos to emphasize the important changes: