Since the late 1980s, theUS Lacrosse has offered the LAREDO (LAcrosse REferee DevelOpment) Program in order to provided training and professional development opportunities for officials. US Lacrosse hosts these events at regional lacrosse tournaments and camps. Officials work high level games and are observed and receive both instruction and feedback from experienced trainers.
The GLOA invites all officials to attend the Westminster Lovett Varsity game on April 6 at 7:30 pm. Newer officials can sit and watch two of the best teams in the area compete alongside veterans and ask questions. More advanced officials who have not yet been three man trained or those who have been recently more »
To be honest, it’s hard for me to just watch a lacrosse game. I now watch the officials. I focus on the positioning of the crew, where the brim of the official’s hat is pointing, whether or not the Play-on mechanic was used properly, or if the official used CNOTE. This is not necessarily unusual; more »