Become a Boys Lacrosse Referee!

The game of boy’s lacrosse has grown tremendously in the last 20 years in Georgia. The Georgia Lacrosse Officials Association (GLOA) assigns over 112 high school programs, numerous youth and adult leagues throughout the state, and there are more programs on the way.  This major increase in the number of program has been coupled with Read More …

2022 Spring Registration Process

Registration for the GLOA Spring season is up and running. We have simplified the process this season this year and ask that everyone register as soon as possible. There are now two tracks: one for officials who plan to work GHSA games as well as youth lacrosse, and a track for officials who will only Read More …

Getting the Most out of Reffing Summer Ball

The GLOA is hosting a training event on Friday June 3, 2022 at 7:30 pm via Zoom. Summer ball offers its own set of challenges for officials. The heat, the increased number of games, modified rules, different uniforms, and intense fans, players and coaches.  GLOA trainers will address how to make the summer reffing experience Read More …

2022 USA Lacrosse LAREDO Clinics

Since the late 1980s, USA 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.