2019 GHSA Test & Clinic

All GLOA officials are required to watch the GHSA online rules clinic AND pass the 50 question GHSA rules exam in order to officiate GHSA Varsity and Junior Varsity games during the 2019 season. BOTH ARE MANDATORY.   GHSA Online Rules Clinic: January 21 – February 11, 2019 GHSA Online Rules Exam: January 23 – February 6, more »

Whose Got the Count?

Some of the most difficult NFHS rules and mechanics for newer officials to master are the three counts involved in advancing the ball:  the four second goalie count (Rule 4-19 and 20 Art. 5, the 20-second clearing count  (Rules 4-13)  and the 10-second count (Rule 4-14). While the basic requirements and mechanics for each are fairly straightforward, the challenge emerges more »