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Lacrosse

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Lacrosse.1.6 million Americans played lacrosse last year according to The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association study.

That’s a 37.3 per cent jump from the previous year. Lacrosse participation jumped a staggering 218.1 per cent this last decade. 

Some other interesting notes from the study, pointed out by Darren Rovell:

  • There were twice as many basketball players in 2010 than baseball players.
  • Baseball participation is down over eight per cent this past decade.
  • Wrestling has seen nearly a 50 per cent decline in participation this last decade.

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