Las Cruces Soccer Referee Association General Meeting


Location: NMSU Gerald Thomas Rm. 200


Date: November 11, 2010


President Lindemann called the meeting to order at 7PM.  Raymond Burchfield moved and Tom Duttle seconded the motion to approve the minutes as posted on the website.  The motion carried.


Gary Manley gave the treasurer report noting that $3,486.80 was the balance in the checking account, $4,840 available in the CD for a combined total of $8,327.

Gary also gave the assignor’s report reminding referees to please notify him by Wed. evening each week prior to Sat. schedule that you accept the assigned games or he  will find replacements. If you cannot work your assigned games, it is your responsibility to find a replacement, unless there is a true emergency.   Game reports are due no less than 72 hours after the game.


President Lindemann offered acknowledgements to Summer Apodaca, NicoleShoemaker, Matthew Horst, Alex Horst, Liam Williams, Josh Cooper, and Ryan Andragna.  They received Subway coupons for their continued growth and performance as a soccer referee.


No report for High School referees.


No report from the MVSL.


Gary Manley, the SDRA announced the re-certification class would be held Sat., 12-04-2010 from 8AM-1PM and on Sun., 12-05-10 from 1PM-5PM at NMSU, Gerald Thomas Hall, Room 200. 


Tom Duttle , Director of Assessment, reminded refs to arrive early enough to check the fields and check the players in so that the game can started on time.  When a red card was issued the referee was reminded to keep the player pass card and turn in the game report with the player pass card to the local youth league office within 48 hours.


Nigel Holman showed a USSF training video for proper restarts on direct free kicks.


The meeting was adjourned at 8:20PM.