2021 USA Lacrosse Rules Survey

The rules in most sports, including lacrosse, primarily serve two purposes – to help keep games fair and safe. Rules help govern the games and the equipment used in the games. USA Lacrosse works collaboratively with the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and the NCAA to write the rules for lacrosse, and Read More …

GHSA Modifications for Spring 2021

The changes were approved by the GHSA for use this season. The specific rules modifications are listed below and the the video explain how officials are to implement these changes. Note that these mechanics changes apply to non-GHSA contests as well. Masks & Social Distancing GHSA encourages all officials, coaches, game administrators and players on Read More …

Good, Close or Dang! How to Conduct a Stick Check

Most players, coaches, fans and often times new officials, do not completely understand what the somewhat ominous gathering of officials at midfield conducting a series of experiments on players sticks is all about.  This post will address the requirements for a legal crosse, types of checks conducted, the mechanics of conducting a check, the types Read More …