Referee Magazine – August 2018 Highlights


  • Over-Seasoned? Benefits and landmines await those working multiple sports.
  • Caution: Stop Sign Ahead. The non-verbal communication tool sends a clear message — but some worry it’s like using a sledgehammer when a flyswatter would do.


  • Football. NCAA adjusts blocking below the waist, leaping rules.
  • Basketball. NFHS amends rule regarding backcourt violation.


  • The News. Dean Blandino named to college replay post.
  • Getting It Right. Soccer referee challenges players to show good sportsmanship.

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