Referee Magazine – October 2018 Highlights


  • Transition Game. Player-to-Ref camps aim to move former athletes into officiating.
  • Hot Wired. NFL officials’ belts are packed with way more than just penalty flags and beanbags.


  • Basketball. Simple tips to transition Into three-person mechanics.
  • Baseball. Runner responsibilities in game-ending situations.


  • Profiles. Betita earns AIA’s first Whelchel Officials Award.
  • Law. Stop the fight before it happens.

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