Dates Announced for Boys Lax Ref Training!

The GLOA, in partnership with the Georgia Lacrosse Foundation (GLF), Metro Atlanta Youth Lacrosse Association (MAYLA) and North Forsyth Youth Lacrosse Association (NFYLA), will hold two boys lacrosse officials certification clinics.  The first class is scheduled for August 25 at Hillgrove HS and the second class for September 8 at North Forsyth HS. This training is 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 »

Sportsmanship Issues and The Ramp

The GLOA Board and the GHSA are committed to maintaining a safe, fair and professional environment.  Officials, players, coaches and fans must behave in a manner that honors the game. This expectation is made clear by the statement read by the announcer before each GHSA sanctioned event. GHSA Sportsmanship Statement “The GHSA and its member more »