Become an Official

Process for Becoming an Official

Missouri State HS Activities Association

The basic steps are:

Register with US Lacrosse

Pass a rules test

Attend a clinic

Register with MSHSAA

Saint louis Youth Lacrosse Association (SLYLA)

SLYLA hires junior referees and MSHSAA officials as well. See above for getting certified or reach out to for more information.


If you have any other questions, or want to talk to a current official about what it is like, reach out to and we will be happy to answer your questions!