Fall Adult Training Class August 23rd at Marist

GLOA will hold a training class for anyone wishing to become a GHSA high school lacrosse official on August 23, 2014 at The Marist School 3790 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30319. The class will run from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Participants will spend a full day in the classroom and will work weekly games with Read More …

10 Tips for Better Game Management

As an official you have three responsibilities: keep the game safe, keep the game fair and to act in a professional manner.  The difficult part comes when you make a necessary and appropriate safety or fairness call and one sideline rants and raves. Maintaining your cool when the crowd is booing, players are grumbling and Read More …

Assignor Update: Fall Ball

GLOA plans to assign between 250 to 275 games this Fall. Games are usually are played on Saturday and Sunday, officials usually get 2-4 assignments, based on the league schedule and our official’s availability. Games usually start the week after labor day or the week after that (September 7th or 14th) and games will go Read More …