Refereeing a Cincy Central SAY game is a fun way to make some extra money and introduce kids to the game of soccer.  Once you are trained, you decide which games you would like to referee so you are in control.  Cincy
Central SAY fully supports our referees and will assist you from training through to your games.  We are always in need of referees so please consider joining us!  Cincy Central SAY holds a Spring Season in late February and May/June for the Fall Season.  Duties of a referee include:

· Greet teams while entering the field

· Assist players and coaches in understanding the playing rules

· Manage games professionally and consistently

· Provide an exceptional league experience for players and spectators

· Communicate any necessary needs to Referee Assignor such as field issues, coach/spectator behavior, or foul play

· Perform job in a friendly, courteous manner at all times

· In order to become a Cincy Central SAY referee, please follow these three easy steps:

1. Review the training information available at

2. Attend a Cincy Central SAY Referee Orientation Session on Saturday, Feb. 19 or Saturday, Feb. 26. Both sessions 9:00 -11:30 a.m. & Noon – 1:30 p.m. at Evendale Recreation Department. You only need to attend one DAY, but both
sessions on that day. Returning referees need to attend from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. on either day.  Class will be instructed by Pat Kerrigan

3. Take either the Entry or Intermediate test
available at  The Entry Test is for new referees with no experience.  The intermediate test is for referees that have worked in Cincy Central SAY’s Passers Division or for other leagues.  When completing the test form, use "Cincy Central SAY" as the Area/Program and the organization you represent as the District/Club.  If you are not sure what to fill in the District/Club field, simply use "N/A".  When you have completed the test, you should receive an email with your results (please check your Junk folder if it does not show up).  Please forward the email with your results to Kristen Maiden, Cincy Central SAY, at

We look forward to having you join Cincy Central SAY as a referee.  If you have any class questions, please email kristen.maiden, call Kristen Maiden at 513-563-2247.  For specific referee questions you may call or email Pat Kerrigan 513.641.4449. or email