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Referees

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Become A Soccer Referee

 
Gulf Coast Soccer Officials Association (GCSOA)
 
Become a part of the solution! Soccer is the fastest growing sport in America ... the children as well as adult leagues need your help … become a referee!

 

Common reasons people like you become a referee
 
· To make a difference in the world and be a part of the solution

 

· I love the game and want to become involved in its growth

 

· My kids play and I want to get involved

 

· I think I can do a better job than the ref I saw at the last game

 

· I could use the money

 

· There are not enough refs to cover the games. Someone has to help

 

There are various levels to become involved in 

· City Recreation – games through the city, referees are assigned through GCSOA

 

· Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) – games of the Catholic Youth Organization. Again, games are assigned by GCSOA

 

· United States Soccer Federation (USSF) – games sanctioned by USSF, generally Club Soccer, club tournaments, and adult leagues. Assigned by GCSOA or other USSF assignor.

 

· High School – Middle School, JV and Varsity – all games in Mobile Co. are assigned by GCSOA
 

Other points of interest

 
· Training and licensing is available through GCSOA

 

· Training starts soon

 

· Cost to get started is very small

 

· Can start as early as age 12

 

· It’s fun and healthy

 

I may be interested … who do I contact to get more information and address my questions? Talk to any soccer official or contact Miles Ball. I look forward to talking with you soon. Get Involved!!

 

Miles Ball

GCSOA Membership Committee

251-753-7607 cell

251-635-0977 home

251-476-2131 office

milesball@aol