BASA is committed to providing the highest quality soccer program in the area. Part of that commitment centers around providing quality referees. BASA strives to provide certified center referees for all of our U8 and above games, and certified assistant referees for all of the U10 and above games.
Referee Assignment System
Becoming a Referee for BASA
Tobecome a referee for BASA, you must successfully complete the eight hourreferee class offered by the Michigan Referee Committee.
For the most up to date information on datesand locations of classes, please check the Michigan Referee Committee websiteat http://www.michiganreferee.org
BASA Referee Coordinator
ToddShorkey – Referee Coordinator/USSF Certified Assignor
Phone: (989)891-9246 home
Referee Recertification Classes
Informationfor referee recertification can be found at http://www.michiganreferee.com and at http://michiganreferee.org/types_of_classes.html
Allreferees must be current in their certification for the season they areofficiating. Some certifications expireat different times, depending on when the referee finished their class.
Refer to the expiration date on your U.S.Soccer Federation card for the exact expiration date. BASA will only use certified referees.
BASAReferees are responsible for their own uniform and equipment. (Add refereeequipment list link from above, here as well) Referees must be dressed appropriately and be professional in theirduties to receive pay. Referee equipmentand uniforms can be purchased at the following links:
BASAdoes not carry or supply referee uniforms or equipment. Please be sure that you have a SOCCER refereejersey and not another sports referee jersey.
Blackis the only acceptable color jersey for recreational soccer games at the BASAComplex. Yellow jersey is highlyrecommended for officiating Select/Travel games at the BASA complex.