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.
The final edited version of the 2012-2013 NCAA soccer rules changes summary is now available for download/viewing. The summary is also available on the Forms directory of our web site.
The full schedule for the 2012 NISOA Referee Training Camp in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania is now available for download/viewing.
This is an update on the progress being made for the 2012 National Assessor Academies: Regional and National assessors are required to recertify once every two years. If you choose not to recertify in 2012, then you must recertify in 2013 or lose your opportunity to continue as a NISOA assessor. Registration is now open. […]
Additional site details and a tentative agenda for the 2012 NISOA National Referee Academies are now available.