2019 NFHS Rules and Mechanics Changes

These are the rules and mechanics changes that have been announced for 2019.  There will be more changes and this post will be updated as new memos and the 2019 Rule Book is released. Crosse and Pocket Construction 1-6-2: Measuring the length of the head at the front face of the head. 1-7-1: The pocket/net must be more »

NFHS Sports Questionnaire

You have been invited to take part in the NFHS rules-writing process by taking the annual boys or girls 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 and Girls Lacrosse Rules Committees. 2018 NFHS Spring Sports Questionnaire more »

NFHS Rules Memo: Warding

The NFHS released a rules memo regarding the ward on February 26, 2018. The rationale is that as long as the offensive player has  two hands on the crosse, a requirement for a legal body check in Rule 4.15, he should be allowed to initiate legal body contact whether he is an offensive or a more »