General Referee Helps

General Referee Helps

Become a Referee!!! 

Come join our group of referees as we aspire to be the best our teams can find! 

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

Saturday, February 6
Saturday, March 6 

Time:
Classroom Session ~ 9a-1p
Field Session ~ 2p-5p ~ This will be inside a gym if weather isn't good.

Please Note:

  • 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. 
  • Temperature will be checked for everyone there.
  • You will have to sign a waiver, so if you are a minor bring a parent to sign it.
  • Facial Coverings are mandatory for all.
  • Social Distancing will be maintained for all indoor activities.
  • You must bring your own refreshments and may not share.
  • For the afternoon field training, you must bring your own flags and a whistle, and must be dressed for physical activity (afternoon session).
  • 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  

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
    • Feburary 6 = 36754 
    • March 6 = 36756
    • 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!

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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. 

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Need More Equipment? 

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