Instructing timekeepers prior to the game is one of the referee’s duties. In order to standardize those instructions, Don Dennison (NISOA National Clinician) has developed for NISOA a one page handout that can be distributed to the timekeepers or used for your briefing. Feel free to print out a copy of this handout and leave […]
The September 2013 edition of the NISOA newsletter is now available. This newsletter features articles about the 2013 NISOA National Convention, 2013 NISOA Referee Training Camp, 2013 NISOA Hall of Fame inductees and plenty of pictures.
July 17 -20, 2014,were the dates for the NISOA Annual Convention at the Inverness Hotel and Conference Center in Englewood, Co. During the convention NISOA celebrated its 50th anniversary. Everyone that registered or was a guest received a 50th anniversary ring or necklace. Among the guests were 10 Past Presidents, 13 Raymond E. Bernabei Honor […]
Message from the Executive Director to NISOA Members Re.: NAIA Ejection Reports Please see the following message I received from our NAIA client. This message is our way of asking all referees – assigned to NAIA games – to review Jason Ford’s message and do all within your power to comply with Jason’s wishes. Thank […]
The Donnangelo family announced at the annual convention a scholarship fund in the name of Mario Donnangelo. The funds will be used to support those attending the NISOA Referee Training Camp who have financial difficulties and females. Mario was instrumental in starting the camp at Elizabethtown and attended it every year. He was a true […]
The NISOA National Referee Program will conduct a National Referee Academy At Augsburg College in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Saturday, August 10, 2013. The Academy will start at 8:30 AM and conclude with the fitness test on the astroturf football field at 5:30pm. The classroom session will be in the Kennedy Center on the third floor. […]
The daily schedule for the 2013 NISOA Referee Training Camp in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania is now available for download.
All NISOA members are reminded to complete your annual registration with the NCAA on the Registration tab of the NCAA Soccer Central Hub. You must register each year to take the NCAA Soccer Rules Test and indicate whether you wish to be considered for a NCAA Soccer tournament assignment. Registration is free of charge for […]
The 2013 NISOA National Referee Academy hosted by the West Coast ISOA will be held at Las Positas Junior College in Livermore, California on August 3, 2013. Please note this change from the original schedule. Follow the West Coast ISOA @wcisoa and NISOA @nisoadotcom on Twitter for the latest information.
Ladies and Gentlemen of the NISOA Family: Two Things… I am a college soccer coach serving as your Executive Director which, since Day 1 September 2009, I have viewed as a conduit…a ‘voice’ if you will, between thousands of coaches, players and schools – and you who manage the game. Over the years a very […]