Referee Magazine – December 2017 Highlights


  • A Patriot’s Day. Michigan high school wrestling official Jim McCloughan receives the nation’s highest honor for heroic action during the Vietnam War.
  • No Argument: List of Our Opinions. Referee editors share their thoughts on the world of officiating.


  • Softball. Read about the latest NCAA rule changes.
  • Soccer. Learn when an AR’s assist should escalate to insist.


  • The News. ATP to replace line judges with technology in upcoming tournament.
  • Profiles. Basketball official returns to the court after losing his leg.

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