10.10.22: The JV Tournament is back! October 15&16, 22&23 at Williamstown High School. JV Tournament coverage will be on Instagram @SJSOArefs. Follow along!
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9.15.22: New links added below. The guidance is constantly being updated, so make sure that you have the latest info. Be sure to review the Comparative Study of Rules & Laws which points out the differences between college, high school, and club. The Points of Emphasis has a good blurb on dissent, and setting your gauge of acceptable behavior for high school soccer; click to give it a read.
9.8.22: Great meeting turnout. Next meeting is Thursday, September 29th, at 7pm, Eastern HS – Guest Presenter TBA. Updated reference materials below, including the 2022-23 Rule Change Slide Deck highlighting very specific changes in hair control devices and adornments, as well as updated IFAB guidance on Offside. Please review.
SJSOA Yellow Cards to Coaches Submission Form
SJSOA Yellow Cards to Coaches Data 2022
2022-23 Rule Change Slide Deck
2020 NJSIAA Playoff Instructions
Officials Return to Play Fall Memo
Soccer Rules Changes 2020-2021
Rule Change Interpretations 2020-2021
Comments on the Rule Changes 2020-2021
ZebraWeb Procedures – NJSIAA Sports Officials
Official Sports – referee gear shop
Updated IFAB Guidance Videos on Offside (2022)
Comparative Study of Rules & Laws: 22-23: NCAA, NFHS, FIFA/IFAB
NFHS Points of Emphasis – ’22-’23 – Sportsmanship, Time Wasting, PK, Dissent
Zoom: Meeting Recording: Playoff Review 11.12.2020
Recording: Rules Town Hall 10.22.20
SJSOA Fall Meeting 9.27.20 Recording
NFHS Learn: More Courses for Soccer Officials
NISOA YouTube: Workouts, Play Review, Instruction
Dropped Ball Procedure Amended in HS Soccer