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 and High School League Games Underway
League games have begun for youth and high school teams in Washington State. Games are being played from Bellingham to Vancouver, Silverdale to Spokane, and from the Puget Sound area to Wenatchee and the Tri-Cities. Early season weather has been exceptionally warm and dry - most of the time.
WWLUA umpires have already officiated over 350 games during the first four weeks of the season. Keep up the good work.
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.