Youth age 14+ and adults who love the sport of flag football are eligible to join our Referee Program. Training is provided and this is a paid (per game) position in our league. If you’re interested in becoming a league referee please complete and submit the Referee Form to the league office before the start of the season.
The Referee's Responsibilities
- On the youth level, referees should be aware that participants are new to the game. Often, it is their first experience with organized sports.
- Be familiar with rule modifications and their implementation.
- A referee can act as a teacher by explaining a rule or call that is made.
- Make calls consistent with the level of play.
- Insist that the playing field and equipment are safe for the children.
- Promote good sportsmanship through respectful behavior to both coaches and teams.