NFHS To Use 2020 Rules Next Spring

GHSA Head of Officials Ernie Yarbrough announced today that the NFHS has made the decision not to produce new rule books for the spring of 2021. This means that we will be using the 2020 rules for next season. BE SURE TO HOLD ON TO YOUR RULE BOOKS!

Universal Field

The new Universal Field field optional was approved for youth play by US Lacrosse in 2016 and for high school play by the NFHS in 2018 . The field reduces maintenance costs as well as the number of lines on the field as it can be used for both boys’ and girls’ lacrosse. The original 110 Read More …

Over and Back

The Over & Back violation, Rule 4-14-3, Article 3, was added in 2016 to the NFHS rule book.  Similar to the back court violation in basketball, the rules states that once the offensive team satisfied the 10-second count by touching the ball into the attack box, it is a violation if the ball returns to Read More …