Upcoming Official's Field Clinics

North Central Florida Soccer Officials Association

Sat Oct 3rd, 2015
Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat Sep 19th, 2015
Sante Fe High School
(352) 494-9757
Chris Stakely
Soccer (All)
Alachua County, Bradford County, Clay County, Columbia County, Hamilton County, Lafayette County, Levy County, Putnam County, Suwannee County
Chris Stakely, Rhonda Link-Cummings, Bruce Hoffman, Michael Munroe

·                     Participating Teams:  TBA
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Training to Include: Nutrition / Stretching, Review of the 7 Cautions (Yellow Card) and 7 Disqualifications (Red Card)
·                     Proper Mechanics of Issuing Cards to Players, Coaches, Bench Personnel and Proper Mechanics in Signaling and Positioning  
·                     How to Deal with Unruly Fans

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

S.O.A. Wrestling, Inc.

Sat Oct 3rd, 2015
Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat Sep 26th, 2015
Dunedin High School
(727) 409-8588
Jeremy Walton
Wrestling
Manatee County, Pinellas County, Sarasota County
Pete Collins, Walt Allison, Greg Bondurant, Alan Soloman

·                     Path to Becoming a State Tournament Official
·                     Video Review/Discussion of Live Matches
·                     Mat Mechanics, Stalling, Proper Match Control (Coach/Contestant Interaction with Officials)

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Manasota Soccer Referees Association

Fri Oct 9th, 2015 - Sat Oct 10th, 2015
Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri Sep 25th, 2015
Booker High School (Sarasota)
(941) 747-7650
John Mentzer
Soccer (All)
Charlotte County, DeSoto County, Manatee County, Sarasota County
Lou Nassar and TBA

·                     Participating Teams:  TBA
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Double Dual System, Positioning and Mechanics, Game Management (Players and Bench Personnel), Managing Free Kicks, Use of Advantage; Foul Recognition, Psychological Characteristics of Name and Female Athletes 

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Greater Miami Athletic Conference

Sat Oct 10th, 2015
Saturday 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat Sep 26th, 2015
Hialeah Gardens High School
(786) 543-3430
Freddie Williams
Basketball (All)
Miami-Dade County
Mae Foley, Mike Spivey, Bob Wyner, Lorenzo Laidler

·                     Participating Teams:  TBA
·                     Training to Include Film Break Down Sessions
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     On-Court Training & Officiating

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

North Florida Soccer Officials Association

Sat Oct 17th, 2015
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat Oct 3rd, 2015
Patton Park (Jacksonville)
(904) 993-3652
Kevin Flynn
Soccer (All)
Clay County, Duval County, Nassau County, St. Johns County
Chris Kenney, Augie Minasola, Dean Anderson, Rod Kenney

·                     NFHS Rules Changes, FHSAA Specific Rules and Changes
·                     Double Dual System
·                     Bench Management  
·                     Fitness

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Soccer Referees of Palm Beach County

Sat Oct 17th, 2015
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat Oct 3rd, 2015
Boca Raton Community High School
(561) 801-0215
Thom Smith
Soccer (All)
Palm Beach County
Thom Smith, Newman “Zoom” Stemple, Greg Watson, Alan Hyatt, Noah Yannie, Lance Van Haitsma

·                     Rules Changes, Points of Emphasis, Player Safety, Dealing with Coaches and Players, Proper Attire, and Video Sessions of Game Situations
·                     Live Scrimmage on Two Fields with Training for New and Inexperienced Referees
·                     Intensive Work on the Double Dual System with Experienced Referees, to include Instant Video Review by Mentors and Evaluators

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Northwest Florida Wrestling Officials Association

Sat Oct 24th, 2015
Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat Oct 10th, 2015
FAMU Tooke’s Student Recreation Center (Tallahassee)
(850) 499-2508
Scott Schindler
Wrestling
Bay County, Escambia County, Gulf County, Jackson County, Leon County, Okaloosa County, Santa Rosa County, Wakulla County, Walton County
Glenn Faust. Pat Fairfax, Scott Schindler, Bob Whitaker

·                     Participating Teams:  TBA
·                     Training to Include Control Situations, Stalling, Positioning and Signals, Skin Conditions, Fitness for Officials, Coach/Official Interaction and Expectations
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Hands-On Mat Mechanics

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Panhandle Soccer Referees Association

Sat Oct 24th, 2015
Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat Oct 10th, 2015
Navarre Soccer Complex
(850) 598-7032
Dave Docarmo
Soccer (All)
Escambia County, Okaloosa County, Santa Rosa County, Walton County
Larry Pope, David Docarmo, Kerry Shanaghan, Brandon Neal

·                     Participating Teams:  TBA
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Game Mechanics: Off-Sides Positioning Using Dual and Double-Dual System
·                     Proper Positioning for Free-Kicks Ensuring Correct Distance  
·                     Dynamic Play with Participating Teams

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Central Florida Ridge Soccer Officials Association

Sat Oct 24th, 2015
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat Oct 10th, 2015
Lake Myrtle Park (Auburndale)
(863) 370-7295
Mike Bean
Soccer (All)
Hardee County, Highlands County, Polk County
Ken Miller, John Bauman, TBD

·                     Participating Teams:  TBA
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Group Discussions on NFHS POE: Heat Safety, Handling Reckless Play, Tape on Socks, Communication Between Officials, Position of Players for Goal Kicks
·                     On-Field Training: Timely Water Breaks, Hydration of Athletes and Officials, Handling Reckless Tackles, Use of 3-Whistle System With Focus on Communication and Positioning  
·                     Handling Free-Kicks, Applying Correct Time Procedures for High School

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

West Coast Officials Association

Sat Oct 24th, 2015
Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat Oct 10th, 2015
Berkeley Prep School (Tampa)
(813) 395-8787
John Smith
Basketball (All)
Hillsborough County, Pasco County
Ron Sobotker, Rodney Dickerson, Reggie McNeal, Dave Queen, Sheri Kaminski

·                     2014-15 & 2015-16 Points of Emphasis
·                     Full Court Press Mechanics
·                     Half Court Mechanics Coverage of 3-Point Shot and Block/Charge
·                     Dead Ball Communication: “What Should You Be Talking About?”

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Citrus Belt Baseball Umpires Association

Fri Jan 8th, 2016 - Sat Jan 9th, 2016
Friday 7-9 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat Dec 26th, 2015
Lake Region High School
(863) 668-1898
Greg Hofstetter
Baseball
Hardee County, Highlands County, Polk County
Ray Parrish, Brandon McWhorter, Derek Ivinski, Tim Kreamer, Ace Coffelt, Sean Barber, MLB Umpire

·                     Classroom: Rules Discussion
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Field Work: 2 and 3 Man Mechanics and Cage Work

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Mid Coast Officials Association

Fri Jan 8th, 2016 - Sat Jan 9th, 2016
Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sat Jan 2nd, 2016
Friday, Viera High School; Saturday, Viera Regional Park
(321) 258-9572
Ed Dufrene
Baseball
Brevard County, Indian River County, St. Lucie County, Volusia County
Randy Wood, Ron Patrick, Sr., Joe Hutten, Larry Torchia

·                     2016 Rules Coverage, Guest Speaker, Discussion
·                     Field and Cage Work
·                     2 and 3 Man Mechanics
·                     Changing Field Scenarios

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Big Eight Sports Officials Association

Sat Jan 9th, 2016
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat Dec 26th, 2015
Santa Fe High School (Alachua)
(352) 362-1124
Barry Adams
Softball
Alachua County, Bradford County, Clay County, Columbia County, Dixie County, Gilchrist County, Hamilton County, Lafayette County, Levy County, Marion County, Putnam County, Suwannee County, Union County
Diane Kendall, Dwayne Sealy, Ed Whipple, Stan Montanye

·                     Classroom Sessions on Professionalism, DP/Flex, Angles and Distances to Make Better Calls, Interference/Obstruction
·                     Rules Changes          
·                     Field Work and Drills to Focus on Strike Zone, Timing of Calls, and Reinforce Classroom Session on Angles and Distances

Pre-registration is available online at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Mid Coast Officials Association

Fri Jan 15th, 2016 - Sat Jan 16th, 2016
Friday 7-9 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat Jan 2nd, 2016
Rockledge High School
(321) 698-4646
Bill Schmid
Softball
Brevard County, Indian River County, St. Lucie County, Volusia County
George Phillips, Charlie Battista, Robert Goldberg

·                     Classroom Training, Rules Updates
·                     Plate Mechanics with Pitching Machine
·                     On Field Live Games Using 2 and 3 Man Mechanics

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Florida West Baseball Umpires Association

Fri Jan 15th, 2016 - Sat Jan 16th, 2016
Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sat Jan 2nd, 2016
Venice High School
(941) 320-9985
Kevin Moore
Baseball
Manatee County, Sarasota County
Bill Thomas, Kevin Moore, Mike Knowles

·                     Rules Changes
·                     Plate Mechanics and the Three Umpire System

Pre-registration will become available online at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Bay Area Officials Association

Fri Jan 15th, 2016 - Sat Jan 16th, 2016
Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat Jan 2nd, 2016
Rutherford High School (Panama City)
(850) 866-7839
Chris Lee
Baseball
Bay County, Calhoun County, Gulf County, Holmes County, Jackson County, Walton County, Washington County
Scott Harris, Chris Lee, David Johnson, Trey Baur

·                     Rules Changes
·                     Guest Speaker: Doug Lee (ACC, Sun Belt, Atlantic Sun Umpire)

Pre-registration will become available online at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Greater Miami Athletic Conference

Fri Jan 22nd, 2016 - Sat Jan 23rd, 2016
Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat Jan 9th, 2016
Columbus High School
(305) 439-9478
Tom Miles
Baseball
Miami-Dade County
DJ Breighner, Jr., Jason Abreu, Aaron Fernandez

·                     Classroom
·                     New Rules, Points of Emphasis
·                     Cage Work and Field Work
·                     2 Umpire and 3 Umpire Mechanics
·                     Live Games

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

A-1 Officials Association

Fri Jan 22nd, 2016 - Sat Jan 23rd, 2016
Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sat Jan 9th, 2016
Spruce Creek High School
(386) 848-5588
Nick Wallace
Baseball
Flagler County, Volusia County
Ed Hickox, John Lavin, Bill Donohue

·                     2-Man System Classroom Instruction
·                     Field and Cage Work (Multiple Cages Available)
·                     Live Games

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Jacksonville Umpires Association

Sat Jan 23rd, 2016
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat Jan 9th, 2016
Palmetto Leaves Regional Park
(847) 951-1663
John Hallissey
Softball
Baker County, Clay County, Duval County, St. Johns County
John Hallissey, Larry Akin, Chuck Frey, Josh Hallissey

·                     Classroom (Handouts, Video Clips)
·                     Breakout Sessions for Mechanics, Rules, Situation (All 3-Person)           
·                     Field Work, Games (Evaluations with 2 Evaluators per Field)

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

West Florida Fast-Pitch Umpires LLC

Sat Jan 23rd, 2016
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat Jan 9th, 2016
MSS Softball Complex (Sarasota)
(941) 223-7769
Ralph Ellingsen
Softball
Manatee County, Sarasota County
John Bennett, Dwayne Sealy, Anthony Small

·                     Classroom Instruction, Rules Changes
·                     On-Field Stations           
·                     Live Game Instruction on FHSAA and NFHS 3-Umpire System Mechanics

Pre-registration is available online at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Miracle Strip Officials Association

Fri Jan 29th, 2016 - Sat Jan 30th, 2016
Sat Jan 16th, 2016
Crest view High School
(850) 582-3527
Michael Parks
Baseball
Bay County, Escambia County, Holmes County, Okaloosa County, Santa Rosa County, Walton County, Washington County
Mark Humphreys, Kevin Assmann, Doug Lee, Dave Bisciglio

·                     Classroom: FHSAA Policy and Requirements, Rules Changes, 2 and 3-Man Mechanics
·                     Field and Cage Work
·                     Scrimmages
·                     FHSAA Trainers On Site

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org

Jacksonville Umpires Association

Sat Jan 30th, 2016
Saturday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat Jan 16th, 2016
Bishop Kenny High School
(904) 226-1414
Randy Olhausen
Baseball
Baker County, Clay County, Duval County, St. Johns County
Randy Olhausen, Jimmy Belger, Torrell Poole, Cameron Haney

·                     Classroom
·                     Field and Cage Work With College and Pro Umpires
·                     Main Focus on 3-Man Mechanics

Pre-registration will become available online July 1st at: https://officials.fhsaa.org