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US Lacrosse Officials Information and Training

US Lacrosse Officials Training Programs - Learn more about joining the 'Third Team on the Field'.
Men's Officials Information - Find what you need to become a more experienced, more prepared official.

Women's Officials Information - This site is designed to assist individuals interested in umpiring as well as to support those who already umpire.

Western Maryland Lacrosse Officials Association (WMLOA)

WMLOA Contact Information - Officers and Board of Directors

WMLOA Men's Membership - Membership Instructions for Boys' and Men's Officials

WMLOA Women's Membership - Membership Instructions for Girls' and Women's Officials

Washington Area Lacrosse Officials Association (WALOA)

WALOA Web Site - The Washington Area/Potomac Lacrosse Officials Association promotes lacrosse in the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area by providing boys' and men's lacrosse officiating services.

How to Get Started

1. Contact US Lacrosse at or the local officiating organization through your US Lacrosse Chapter (see box above or
2. Became a member of US Lacrosse and receive comprehensive insurance coverage, a rule book, Lacrosse Magazine, officials e-newsletters, discounts and more.
3. Get the Officials Training Manual and other training supplies through your local officials organization in collaboration with your local US Lacrosse chapter.
4.Attend training meetings and field sessions through your local officials organization.
5. Pass the rules exam and field evaluation conducted by US Lacrosse.