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  • End of Season Banquet Friday, May 15April 20, 2015 - 10:34 am

    Please join with us as we celebrate another successful season of lacrosse with you fellow officials. Wives, girlfriends and significant others are encouraged to attend so that they may be thanked for supporting us during the season. Dinner and beverages will be provided by the Association. Following dinner, a short awards presentation will be conducted […]

  • Annual Boys Lacrosse Rules QuestionnaireApril 20, 2015 - 10:29 am

    You have been invited to take part in the NFHS rules-writing process by taking the annual boys lacrosse rules questionnaire. This questionnaire is provided so the opinions of a national sampling of coaches and registered officials will be considered by the NFHS Boys Lacrosse Rules Committee. To participate in the questionnaire process, please copy the […]

  • A Two Man Game with Help: Moving from 2 to 3-Man MechanicsApril 16, 2015 - 3:33 pm

    As more and more high schools in Georgia and across the country request three man crew, more officials are making the transition from the two-man to three-man mechanics.  If you do not work three-man games regularly, the shift can be challenging. You find yourself fighting against muscle memory you have spent years developing. Here are some […]

  • Conducting a Stick CheckApril 13, 2015 - 2:10 am

    Under NFHS rules, officials are expected to perform at least two random equipment checks during a high school game.  The goal of these checks is to ensure that players are properly and safely equipped and that the sticks do not give any one player an undue advantage. Illegal stick penalties are game changing fouls.  By rule they are non-releasable and, as they […]



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