USL Convention 2020

The US Lacrosse Convention will be held January 10-12 in Philadelphia, PA. The event offers dozens of educational clinics for coaches, officials and program leaders, many of which feature lacrosse’s best hosting the sessions. The NFHS rules interpretation meeting for high school and youth is a great opportunity to hear from members of the rules Read More …

Lamantia and McCrain Join NILOA in 2020

Congratulations are in order for GLOA officials Zach Lamantia and Josh McCrain  who were both selected to join the National Intercollegiate Lacrosse Officials Association (NILOA) for the upcoming 2020 college lacrosse season. NILOA held two Training and Observation events this fall.  The first was held at Berry College in Rome, GA on October 19, 2019. Read More …

On And Off Officials

Anyone heard the joke about the ref who should buy a ticket to the game because they were ball watching? As a fan, your natural inclination is to watch where the ball goes. It takes will power and self-discipline to overcome that habit. An official that ball watches will consistently miss fouls and violations. It Read More …