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UPDATES: 2017 NFHS Boy's Lacrosse Rules Video posted

The National Federation High School Association rules video for the 2017 Boy's Lacrosse is now available.

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Point of Emphasis and Rules Changes PowerPoint slide available

The 2017 NFHS Point of Emphasis and Rules Changes PowerPoint presentation is available.

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Register for the 2017 on-field preseason training:
The following on-field preseason training will take place on the following date and location (times to be determined):

  • March 25 - Rutland High School. 2-man mechanics. Jim Farrell, trainer.
  • March 25 - Burlington High School 3-man mechanics. Brett Divenere, trainer.
  • April 1 - Burr and Burton. 2-man mechanics. George Cook, trainer.

The time of the training will be announced at a later date.


2017 VLOA Business Meeting Memo
VLOA members: Happy new year. The 2017 rule books are in the mail. If you have not received a rule book before the meeting, please let Paul know. If you do not plan to take assignments in 2017, please let Paul know.

Below are:

  1. Draft agenda for the March 19, 2017 business meeting at SHAPE facility on campus of Vermont Tech in Randolph, VT. Click here to view the Agenda.
  2. General memo and requirements to participate in high school officiating in 2017. Click here to view the Memo.
Please contact me if there are questions.
Best wishes in the year ahead.

Bill Powell - VLOA President


2017 NFHS Test Opens Jan. 6, 2017
The 2017 NFHS Boy's Lacrosse Rules test will open on January 6, 2017. To take the annual test, go to


2017 Two-Man and Three-Man Mechanics manuals added
The 2017 Two-Man and Three-Man Mechanics manuals and PowerPoint presentations have been added to the 'Rules' page.
Click here to view the manuals.


The VLOA 2017 business meeting and training will be held on Sunday 19 March 2017, at the SHAPE facility (click for Google map) on the campus of VTech in Randolph. Meeting will begin with registration/coffee at 8:30, and convene @ 9 am. The venue details & agenda will be provided as we get closer to March 2017.

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