Lacrosse 101: Who has More Head, Face, and Eye Injuries. Is it the Boys or the Girls?
Lacrosse is one of the most popular sports that is played by both boys and girls. Thus, regardless of gender, the same rules and training are implemented. So, you're probably wondering who among them has more injuries. To answer that, a study conducted by some researches demonstrated the differences in injury risk between the men's and women's games.
In the said study, they specifically look at injury data from collegiate play. The researchers used the study population, data sources, and analytic methods to get the results that they needed. Moreover, they used the 507 000 girls' and boys' high school and 649 573 women's and men's college lacrosse athletic exposures using sport-specific injury surveillance systems over 4 seasons. To find out more, click here.