News and Announcements

2018 Vermont / New Hampshire Game

The Vermont Lacrosse Officials Association Executive Board has chosen Ken Bourneuf to represent our association and Vermont as an official in the Vermont/New Hampshire All-Star game […]

NFHS Warding Interpretation

Good Afternoon Everyone, There have been many questions about the ward in boys’ lacrosse. Below is the interpretation of a ward from the NFHS. Please let […]

2018 VLOA Pre-Season On-Field Training

3-Man Mechanics Training March 24, 2018 Rutland High School 8 am – 3 pm This is for officials with some experience with 2-man mechanics. Clinicians: Eric […]

2018 NFHS Rules Test now open

The 2018 National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Boy’s Lacrosse Rules test is now open. To take the annual test, go to  If […]

2018 VLOA business meeting memo and Agenda

2018 VLOA BUSINESS MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT: The VLOA 2018 business meeting and training will be held on Sunday, March 11, 2017, at the SHAPE facility (click for […]

2018 Training Materials

US Lacrosse has shared several materials for the 2018 season. This includes the 2-man and 3-man manual along with a new manual for game management. You […]

Eric Evans Awarded the NILOA “French Julien Service Award”

  Eric Evans has been awarded the NILOA “FRENCHY JULIEN SERVICE AWARD” Presented in honor of former Chief Referee, Joseph R. “Frenchy” Julien for outstanding and […]

2018 NFHS Rules Changes and Point of Emphasis

2018 NFHS Rules Interpretation Video (updated Jan. 7, 2018) 2018 US Lacrosse Youth Boy’s Lacrosse Rules Interpretation (updated Jan. 7, 2018)   2018 NFHS […]

Officials: Get Smart About Goals

US Lacrosse Officials Blog Gordon Corsetti Officiating is a demanding hobby that requires officials invest significant amounts of time, effort, and finances in order to improve. […]

2017 Officials Recruitment Fair at UVM

The University of Vermont (UVM) and the Vermont Principals Association (VPA) are to sponsor a open sports officials “fair” on Saturday, April 1, 2017,  from 10 […]