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Referee Information

CLUB REFEREE ASSIGNOR 

Club Assignor - John Bonelli
Contact by email at [email protected]

New Referees to JFC:
If you are interested in refereeing for JFC, please contact our referee assignor, John Bonelli at the above email address immediately. 
 
If you are new to the referee program, you may contact the referee assignor as well for information on how to get signed up for the next referee course. You may take a level 9 course as early as 12 years old and a level 8 course as early as 14 years old. 

Crossroads:
If you are interested in refereeing at our Crossroads tournament in October or JFC Premier Cup tournament in April, please email John Bonelli at the above email address. 

Referee Classes and Recertification:
For more information and current classes scheduled to be held, please visitwww.mississippisoccer.org and visit the referee tab. 

Additional Referee Information

If you are interested in becoming a soccer referee with JFC, you can sign up via Mississippi Soccer Association. Classes will be offered in the upcoming months for the fall season. Included below are the requirements for becoming a referee. You can contact John Bonelli at the above email address to get on the email list. He will send emails to those interested to keep everyone  posted about class days and times. You can also check mississippisoccer.org for classes as well, by clicking the referee tab and then click Register/Clinic. The info listed below is from the MSA web site concerning requirements to referee soccer.

Individuals must be at least 12 years of age within 3 months of the opening date of the Grade 9

entry-level certification clinic in order to take the clinic and must pass all of the certification requirements. 

Individuals must be at least14 years of age within 3 months of the opening date of the Grade 8 entry-level certification clinic in order to take the clinic and must pass all of the certification requirements. 

An official is not certified until all requirements are met including the satisfactory completion of a KidSafe application if the official is 18 years of age or older. All clinic attendees should sign up in online in

advance of any clinic. 

A fee will apply to all attendees not registering online in advance and there is no guarantee there will be availability in the class for the requesting attendee.