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Suffolk Board of Womens' Basketball Officials


College tryout camp

If you are interested in trying out for junior college (John Dooley) or the East Coast Conference (Kathy Lynch), a tryout camp will be held Sept. 29 at Farmingdale State. Camp fee is $125. If interested, contact John Dooley at dooley2006@hotmail.com and specify which league.


Turnbacks, Technicals and Ejections

After hour and weekend turn backs: 

Call in the order below, leave a message and call next person.

If someone picks up, get the name of the person you called and record the date and time.


1.     Pete Blieberg

Home: 631-277-2811

Cell: 516-313-0444

2.     Tom Combs

Home: 631-689-6317

Cell: 631-433-3666

3.     Carl Nelson

Home: 631-475-4866

Cell: 631-252-3294

4.     Cathy Honeyman




Technical Foul on a Coach: Call Pete Blieberg and then Carl Nelson

Ejection for any coach or player:  Call Pete Blieberg and then Carl Nelson

Technical Foul on a Player: Call Carl and send an email to: 



2017/18 NYS Modifications

NCAA Interpretation updates

NCAA Rulebook updates


Once again, we are going to offer the deal with NASO to save you some money for those who like Referee Magazine and the NASO benefits. The cost is $79. It is not mandatory, but those who choose to join must pay by the Oct. 25 meeting. Secretary-treasurer Jeff Fried will be collecting checks or cash tonight and at the Oct. 25 meeting.

Dues are $120

The deadline for dues was March 1. If you failed to pay your dues on time, please reach out to Jeff Fried, 13 Spruce Court, Selden, NY  11784 for the total amount due to include the late fine. 

Injury claims contact info

Contact American Specialty Insurance

Donna Rudicel

1-800-566-7941 x 306

NYSGBO Accident Form

Guidelines for the Option to Advance the Ball


Sportsmanship Card
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.

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

Click Here To Download

If you plan to work JH contests, please print a copy of the rules as provided by Section XI. They are listed under Handouts.