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 …

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 Read More …

Coaches Certification

Certifying both Head Coaches is a critical step of the pre-game and must be completed before every game. The coaches’ certification assures the crew that all players have legal equipment and will wear it properly. The crew should speak with one voice: the Referee does all of the talking, except for when the other crew Read More …