S R S O A
Association Meetings &
None scheduled at the moment.
Upcoming Tier 2 Topics:
Free Kick and Restart Management
It is critical that you attend as many of the SRSOA meetings as you can. Even the most experienced refs learn something from every meeting.
Recertification for 2018 will be coming this fall. Check in here or at the Idaho Soccer Referee Committee website (www.idahosoccerrefs.org) beginning in October for more information .Fall Junior High Youth Soccer
The fall junior high youth soccer season will be here shortly. Games usually begin shortly after the school year starts. No confirmation yet, but we are assuming that Pedro Corona will continue to assign this fall. Get in touch with Pedro if you are interested in working these matches. .
SRSOA officers are:
President: Rick Spielman
Treasurer: Dan KotanskyHigh School
The District 6 Soccer Rules Clinic is scheduled for August 3. Coaches meeting at 7 and referee meeting at 8 (but this may change a bit). This meeting will be held at the Idaho Falls High School. More information to come.
You must first register for the season at the Idaho High School Activities Association. Go to www.idhsaa.org and click on the Officials drop down menu. Then choose Online Registration. Scroll down to teh Current Registrations secition and select 2017-18 Soccer. You will no be linked into Arbiter and simply follow the instructions from there. You will need to submit a $40 registration fee.
All officicals must create a new NFHS account. When on exams.nfhs.org select Register in the top right. Follow the steps to create your username and password. Click on NEXT (keep your username and password for future use). Fill in the required Personal Information. Click NEXT. You will then get a confirmation e-mail. Open the e-mail and click in the link in the message. Use your new username and password to sign in. Now you can view Available & Upcoming Exams as well as your Exam History.
If you do not score 90% or better you may retake the exam up to 5 times. Once you score 90 or better, you may not retake it. You must score 85% or better to referee in the state tournament.
Contact either Bobbi Tracy, the District VI Commissioner or Rick Spielman, the District VI Rules Interpreter if you are interested in refereeing high school soccer.
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The web master (LOL) for the SRSOA site is Rick Spielman. If you have information that should be posted to this site, please send it to him at email@example.com. Alternatively, you may call him in the evenings or text his cell at 208-569-6107.