• Net Positive. Devonie McLarty has not let personal hardships derail her journey to becoming one of the top volleyball officials in the country.
  • Tokyo 2020. U.S. game officials share their experiences working an Olympic Games unlike any other.


  • Baseball. Fielder’s feet factor into live-ball/dead-ball calls on catches.
  • Volleyball. Work with captains to ensure smooth sailing.


  • Law. Crummy contract clause causes concern.
  • Last Call. Sometimes, something happens during a game that makes it all worthwhile.

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