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 …

GLOA Training Videos

All GLOA training sessions have been posted to our YouTube page with a few exceptions.  Please review these presentations if you missed a session or simply want to learn more about the topic. Please subscribe to ou YouTube channel– we would really appreciate it! Board members, assignors, and trainers, as well as help line members, 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 …