General Referee Helps

General Referee Helps

Become a Referee!!! 

We have 2 Entry Level Clinics before the Spring season...

Saturday, August 7
Saturday, September 18 

Time:
Classroom Session ~ 9a-2p
Field Session ~ 3p-6p ~ This will be inside a gym if weather isn't good.

Please Note:

  • You must be 13 years old to register to be a USSF referee. 
  • All online work must be done before attending, this is strictly enforced. If you don't get it done you will have to be transferred to another clinic in the state. 
  • Snacks, lunch & drinks won’t be provided. You’re able to bring in food. There are water bottle filling stations close to the classroom.
  • For the afternoon field training, you must bring your own flags and a whistle, and must be dressed for physical activity.
  • As the clinic gets closer, more details will be emailed to all signed up. 

Place: New Covenant Academy -- Liberty Campus, 3581 S. Kansas Ave., Springfield, MO  (South of Hyvee. Not the main campus)

Cost: $90. 

To register, follow these directions...

  • Go to MRDP.gameofficials.net
  • Click “Sign up for Course” on left hand menu.
  • Click number associated to the clinic you want to attend
    • August 7 = 37093  
    • September 11 = 37094
    • If you cannot attend ours, but can attend another one in the state, they all are the same material!
  • Click "To register for this course, please Click Here" on bottom of page. 
  • Click "Find yours or Create One Here." 
  • If you have registered as a referee before, click top option. Otherwise, click "I have NEVER BEEN registered"
  • Click check box & Continue
  • Create an account & follow prompts for payment & to finish registration. 

We're excited to have you as a referee! 

You Be the Referee!

How well can you tell offside? 

How well can you do on these handling clips??? Go to THIS LINK to see it in a full page. 

Referee Documents

2020-2021 Laws of the Game

2020 LCS Referee Cheat Sheet

2020 LCS Full Rules of Competition

W-9 (Fill out once & send to bookkeeping@lakecountrysoccer.org)

LCS Direct Deposit

LCS 2021 Spring Pay Scale

League Pay

Referee

AR

U7/8

$17

N/A

U9/10

$23

$15

U11/12

$28

$17

U13/14

$34

$22

U15/16

$38

$25

Middle School

$34

$22

U17-19

$47

$31

League Bonus Pay:

  • One game on a field for that night: $5 bonus/Game.
  • Attend 2 of 3 Summer Development Series: $1 Bonus/Game.
  • Regional/National Referee: $5 Bonus/Game
  • Game Officials Helps

Tournament Pay

Referee

AR

U9/10

$23

$15

U11/12

$28

$17

U13/14

$34

$22

U15/16

$38

$25

U17-19

$47

$31

Tournament Bonus Pay:

  • Attend 2 of 3 Summer Development Series: $1 Bonus/Game.
  • Regional/National Referee: $5 Bonus/Game
  • Besides U9/10, tournament games are 5 minutes shorter each half. 

US Soccer Referee Program Playlist

US Soccer Referee Program has a YouTube Playlist. Sharpen your skills by watching these videos...

Need More Equipment? 

The official jersey partner of USSF is Official Sports International. Head to their website to order new equipment for the upcoming season!