2019 NFHS Corrections, Rules & 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. I have revised this after the release of the 2019 NFHS Rules Interpretation video and the US Lacrosse Rules webinar with 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 »

Veteran Officials RSVP for January Training

We have begun to plan for our January training dates, please take a moment to let us know which date you plan to attend and what topics are of interest or concern to you. RSVP here. All veteran officials (including transfers and those trained this fall) are required to attend one day this January. Be sure more »