U10-U12-U14-U16-U19 Games - Region 92 Responsibility
Rules and Limitations:
Early-Bird Signups (signups prior to Thursday at 6pm for the upcoming games on Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday) – these limitations help all referees to get assignments that fit their schedule for the next week: ·Limit of two (2) Center Referee assignments per game day. ·Limit of one (1) U-12 Center Referee assignment per game day. ·No signups for a family member’s game as Assistant Referee. ·No signups for Coaches or Assistant Coaches as Center Referee or Assistant Referee for another game in their division. ·Experienced referees: Don’t sign up for U10 AR assignments (leave these for newer referees).
Overall Signup Limitations (note: Early-Bird constraints listed above are lifted on Thursday after 6pm) ·Referee must be related (e.g. parent, guardian, sibling, aunt, uncle, etc.) to earn credit for a team. ·Referees should declare the teams for which they are qualified to earn credit (email the Regional Referee Administrator, Pat Stanford, email@example.com ). Referees should identify teams for which they are designating credit when they sign up for an assignment; you may update this on the game card or within 2 weeks of the credit being posted. ·No monetary payments are permitted to referees to encourage participation. ·Credit is earned for up to three (3) game assignments per day (excludes mentor assignments). ·Credit is earned for up to five (5) game assignments per game week (Saturday – Tuesday). ·You must be a certified, registered (for current season) AYSO referee in uniform to earn game credit. ·Do not Center Referee a family member’s game. ·Coaches / Assistant Coaches should not do Center Referee duty for another game in their division. ·It is OK to signup (after Thursday at 6pm) and do Assistant Referee duty for a family member’s game. ·Youth referees can referee divisions one level below the age at which they would register and “play”. For example, a 13 year old (U-14) youth referee may only referee U-10 and U-12 games. ·We have a limitation of 2 Youth referees per game. Youth - please check the lineup before signing up.
Playoff rules: 1. Youth Referees - We very much appreciate all your support this year, but request that Youth referees do not sign up to Center Referee any playoff games 2. Coaches (head and assistant) and family members - will not referee (Center or Assistant) games in their own division
For detailed Team Referee Program Guidelines for Region 92 visit ayso92.org