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 …

Message from the Assigners

This GLOA Communication message is going out to all active members.  We are still finalizing schedules for this weekend and more assignments will be published later today and tomorrow for the greater metro Atlanta area.  Please make sure your calendar blocks, travel limits and profile are up to date. If you haven’t received any game Read More …

Always Be Counting: Making sure you have the correct number of players every time!

One of the things a crew needs to make sure it gets right is knowing whether the correct number of players are on the field. This is the responsibility of ALL officials: the Lead, Single and Trail, Referee, Umpire and Field Judge!  Having an extra man is a huge advantage and having too few is Read More …