Last Updated: May 20, 2016
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Junior College Tryout Camp
John Dooley, the assigner for Region XV junior college, will be having a tryout camp on June 4 at Island Garden in West Hempstead. Games start at 9 a.m. and go until 8 p.m. Referees will work two or three games. Times will be assigned first-come, first-served. Two other courts will be used for camp evaluations. ECC supervisor Kathy Lynch will also be present to look for prospective DII officials.An instructional court will also be used for newcomers looking to improve their game. The camp fee is $100. Checks made payable to ASAP can be mailed to: ASAP, PO Box 76 Medford, NY 11763. Payment will also be accepted at the camp. For more info, please contact John Dooley @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dinner Award Winners
Congrats to the following award-winners at our annual dinner:
Varsity Official of the Year: Monika Kost
JV Official of the Year: Marc Negrin, Sr.
Varsity Most Improved: Russ Huber
JV Most Improved: Elan Markewitz
Anne Gallagher: Jim Guise
Long Island Officials Camp at Hofstra
Held at Hofstra, the camp format includes one-hour classroom sessions at 5 p.m. daily followed by on-court supervision from 6-10 p.m. by experienced observers including PSAL assignors, Division I and NBA officials. All officials will have the opportunity to work two-person and three-person mechanics. The camp runs from June 6-9 for both men's and women's officials. Classroom sessions will be held at the Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. All sessions will include at least four hours of on-court instruction. Observers include Lee Jones and Bill Saar from the NBA, Jack Sweeney from ASAP, Division I officials John Hughes and Bob Testa, interpreters Jim Greene, Don Landolphi, John McCrink, Ernie Rudloff and Chuck DeCarbo and PSAL assigner Antonio Brimmer. Camp fee is $175. For more info, contact Camp Director Sam Dominic at 516-270-7585 or email@example.com.
Cozman Sports Camp
Mecca Referee Camp
Dues are $120
The deadline for dues is March 1. Send to Jeff Fried, 13 Spruce Court, Selden, NY 11784
Injury claims contact info
Contact American Specialty Insurance
1-800-566-7941 x 306
NYSGBO Accident Form
Guidelines for the Option to Advance the Ball
Minutes have been posted
Minutes from both the Oct. 7 and 28 meetings have been posted
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association requires officials to enforce all sportsmanship rules for athletes and coaches. We will not tolerate negative statements or actions between opposing players, especially trash-talking, taunting or baiting of opponents. If such comments are heard or actions seen, a penalty will be assessed immediately. We have been instructed not to issue warnings. Let today's contest reflect mutual respect.
NYS 2-person mechanics manual
New York State Girls Basketball Officials Association 2-person mechanics manual. (23 pages)
3-person areas of responsibility
3-person areas of responsibility are shaded to show Lead, Trail and Center primary areas.
3-person mechanics quick guide
Stacey's quick guide to 3-person mechanics. A must read for all 3-person playoff officials.
JH Rules/Section XI
If you plan to work JH contests, please print a copy of the rules as provided by Section XI. They are listed under Handouts.