Welcome to the WWLUA’s new website. The WWLUA Board has worked hard during the past six months with Analogue Web Design to create a new website that provides comprehensive information in a format that is straight-forward, user-friendly and easy to navigate. Lacrosse parent and fan Jim Boyle has provided the attractive website photos and images. WWLUA welcomes your comments about our new website. Please visit the WEBSITE FEEDBACK page to submit comments and suggestions.
US LACROSSE NATIONAL AWARD
WWLUA umpire and Board member Edith Harris has been selected by US Lacrosse as the Outstanding Youth Official for 2014. US Lacrosse stated:
“This award is given to an exemplary member of the “third team on the field” who embodies the characteristics of an ideal role model, teacher and mentor, supporting the US Lacrosse mission and vision and seeking to maintain a high quality of experience on the field for all.”
Please join WWLUA in congratulating Edith Harris for this prestigious award.
Youth Lacrosse End-of-Season Jamboree
The Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association will hold their annual youth lacrosse End-of-Season Jamboree on May 31 at 60 Acres park in Redmond, Washington. This will be one of the largest lacrosse events in the Pacific Northwest with over 90 teams participating in over 150 games at one location on the same day.
WWLUA invites and encourages all of our umpires to put on their stripes and help officiate games at this fun event.
Youth Game Rule Modification - Visible Undergarments
WSLA (Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association) has modified the following rule that applies to all youth games (U-11, U-13 and U-15):
- Rule 2, Section 15, Visible Undergarment – Exception: Youth teams (U-11, U-13 and U-15) will not be required to wear visible undergarments of the same color.
Please follow this rule modification when officiating youth games.