The NISOA Interscholastic Division, in cooperation and with the support of the National Federation of State High School Associations, has prepared a 2012-2013 rules changes video for high school soccer. The video can be viewed in the Interscholastic Instruction section of our web site. Please be aware that the rules changes video is very large […]
The 2012 NISOA Convention/Annual General Meeting was held on July 21, 2012 in Rosemont, Illinois. Here are the highlights from the event: Instructional clinics were presented discussing the difference between the collegiate and professional game (Dr. Joe Machnik), coaches’ perspective on officiating (Rob Kehoe from NSCAA), High Schools rules changes and interpretations (Mark Koski from […]
The 2012-2013 NCAA Soccer Rules books have been received from the NCAA. Distribution (via first class US Mail) of the rules book to registered NISOA members will start on August 15, 2012. Registered NISOA members will also receive the preseason guide and a handy rules difference card in this mailing. A pdf version of the rules is also […]
The 2012 NISOA Annual Awards were held on July 21, 2012 in Rosemont, Illinois. The following individuals were recognized for their contributions to NISOA and intercollegiate soccer: NISOA Hall of Fame – Julio Salas (PA) and Joe Miller (CT) Raymond Bernabei Honor Award – Don Wilbur (SC) Mario Donnangelo Merit Award – George Wescott (NJ) […]
Ryan Cigich has been named the NCAA national coordinator of officiating for men’s and women’s soccer, replacing Don Wilbur, who had served in that capacity for the past two years. Cigich has officiated nearly 2,000 youth, amateur and professional matches since 1986, including more than 700 at the collegiate level. He also has experience as a referee instructor, evaluator […]
The 2012-2013 NCAA Soccer Rules have been published and will be mailed to NISOA members no later than August 17, 2012. You may download the electronic version of the Rules from our web site now.
The 2012 National Referee Academy clinic at St. John’s Country Day School in Orange Park (Jacksonville), Florida will be held on July 28, 2012. NISOA has arranged for special lodging rates for participants. Please use the contact information below, including a special link to make reservations through their site. There are 2 hotels that are […]
Officials who wish to be considered for NCAA post-season assignments must successfully complete the following tasks on the NCAA Soccer Central Hub on ArbiterSports.com: Complete the annual registration on the Registration tab. Registration is provided for NISOA members at no additional cost. Achieve 90% correct answers on the NCAA Soccer Rules test on the Testing […]
Once again, NISOA and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs are pleased to announce that attendees who successfully complete the 2012 NISOA Referee Training Camp may apply for graduate or undergraduate credit. The NISOA Referee Training Camp is eligible for 3 credits. Detailed information regarding registration procedures and fees is available at a special web […]
The 2012 NISOA Comparative Rules Guide has been updated to include the NCAA Soccer Rules changes as approved by the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel. Both of these documents are also available in our Forms directory.