Who we are

The Texas Lacrosse Officials Association (TXLOA) is the USA Lacrosse-approved training and certifying organization for the sport of men’s and boys’ lacrosse in the Greater Houston area.   TXLOA spans several age/playing groups – boy’s youth (K-8), men’s high school (Varsity & JV), and men’s post-collegiate club.


Founding documents

How to become a lacrosse official

If you are interested in becoming an official for the sport of lacrosse, please contact our head of recruiting, Mike Alsobrooks, at recruiter@txloa.net no later than September 30th of each year.  The pre-season training usually occurs in October/November, and observations will occur at the pre-season tournaments held in November-January.   The regular season starts in February and runs through the end of April each year, which is then followed by playoffs in May.   Additional information about becoming a lacrosse official is described on the USA Lacrosse website .