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 …

Restart Refresher

Officials are responsible for stopping and starting play. When done properly and consistently throughout a game, officials are able to maintain the game’s ebb and flow. When done improperly and inconsistently, the game can drag on and create confusion. In addition to knowing the basic requirements for a restart, keep in mind when to restart Read More …

US Lacrosse Men’s Officials Webinar Schedule

The Education and Training Department of US Lacrosse conducts webinars throughout the year to help  officials. Registration for all of these webinars is free of charge thanks to the generous support of our nearly 450,000 US Lacrosse members nationwide and its donors. Here’s the schedule of upcoming webinars (note you may view recordings of webinars Read More …