Stats Central


Statistics are one way to describe what happened in the game or during the season. The SportsFive goal is to help teams to accurately describe the game through words and numbers.

'Stats Central' is the place where lacrosse statisticians (or 'fans with time') can find resources to produce standardized information.

The NCAA Statistics Manual This is a definitive manual for lacrosse definitions and has been published by the NCAA (since 2009).
2022 NFHS Rules Video The 2021 rules interpretations (about 14 minutes).
2020 NFHS Rules Interpretation The 2020 rule changes are reviewed in this video (about 13 minutes).
2020 NFHS Rules Webinar The 2020 rule changes are reviewed by some of the people who wrote them including our own NYS interpreter, Walt Munze (about 50 minutes).

Sportsfive Clinic Presentations The latest video of the Boys Stat Clinic is now available on the SportFive Channel on YouTube.
2020 Clinic Power Point In the spring of 2009, SportFive offered its first clinic for Statisticians. Following and reviewing material in the NCAA handbook, this link is to the 2020 presentation power point program. It is also available in PDF format.

Rulebook Interpretations The reasons for the rule changes.
The Rule Change list A list of the new rules.
Emphasis Points of Emphasis for Officiating.
Scoring Guidelines Boys Lacrosse Guidelines for Scorers.
Announcers Guidelines Guidelines for Game Announcers.
Field Diagram Field Specifications.
Field Lining How to Line a Field.
Quarter Form The basic input form for collecting game data. One sheet is used for each quarter. This is the 2013 version.
Summary Worksheet A PDF file that helps you to write a summary (work sheet).
Excel Summary Worksheet A PDF file that helps you to write a summary (work sheet).
Reporting Help File Help file for Reporting in PDF format.
Reporting Poster Poster Sheets Reporting in PDF format.


   on 11-30-2022
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