General Referee Helps

Entry Level Clinic

Start as a referee by attending an Entry Level Clinic. You can help the game grow in SWMO, bring in some money and even develop a career (or 2nd career!). 

Steps to register...

  • Go to www.mrdp.gameofficials.net.
  • Click "Hybrid Grade 8 Entry Course - Online and In Class"
  • Click "20966" -- Springfield, MO
  • Click "To register for this course, please Click Here"
  • Click to create a USSF account and follow the registration prompts & pay the $75 cost. 
  • You must complete your online modules prior to attending the in-person clinic on September 9. 
  • After attending the clinic, passing the test & completing the outdoor training (also on September 9), you will be able to referee! 

Game Officials Helps

We use www.gameofficials.net to assign league and tournaments at Lake Country. Please email Jeff Kollmeyer if you need help with your log in credentials. 

Below are tutorials to help you make the most of Game Officials. Click the list button on top left corner to see the list of tutorials to find the one that will help you the most. 

US Soccer Referee Program Playlist

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

More Referee Education Resources

PRO Play of the Week. A quick look at one play from the previous week at the MLS level. Great way to see what the top referees are getting coached on refereeing.

Assistant Referee Week in Review. A quick look at plays the AR's were involved in during MLS competition.

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!