Summer and Fall Gear

During the summer and fall seasons, adult officials wear our light green shirts as well as white GLOA hats. The shirts are free to new officials, and veteran officials may purchase shirts through our new online gear store. Please note that if you do wear stripes, you should NOT wear a GHSA patch. If you have questions more »

NFHS Rules Clarifications

As we come to the end of the season, officials, coaches and players have submitted questions about the rules. Here are a few reminders and clarifications on illegal crosses,faceoff crosses, eye black, penalties in running time games, and over and back. As always if you have questions, please email Jeremy Redmon at

GLOA Gear Bag

GLOA has been working with the fellow lacrosse official Bob Pradella at Mercury Luggage/Seward Trunk Company to make available a high quality gear bag with the GLOA shield and officials’ names embroidered on it.  Mercury is a major provider of luggage to major league sports teams and officials (e.g. NFL and MLB) as well as the US more »