Fall Adult Training Class August 23rd at Marist

GLOA will hold a training class for anyone wishing to become a GHSA high school lacrosse official on August 23, 2014 at The Marist School 3790 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30319. The class will run from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Participants will spend a full day in the classroom and will work weekly games with more »

Family of Fouls: Using Scaffolding to Teach Penalties to New Officials

There is an old joke among refs about the three stages a young official goes through during the course of his career.   In the first stage, the rookie is nervous, not sure of where they are supposed to be on the field, unaccustomed to the speed of the game and terrified of making a mistake.  So, more »

GHSA Boys Lacrosse 5A and 6A Finals Crews

Congratulations to the teams for reaching the finals and for the officials who have been selected to work the games.GLOA officials may attend the games free of charge by presenting their  GAOA cards at the gate.A-AAAAA Lovett will host Northview on Saturday at 4:00 pm.Lovett Stadium4075 Paces Ferry Rd NW Atlanta, GA 30327   Referee: Patrick more »