WELCOME FELLOW OFFICIALS
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
February 15, 2023
FLAG FOOTBALL MEETING REMINDER!!!!
Where: Lakeland Christian
Time: 6:30 pm
Special Note: This meeting will only be for those members who are interested in Officiating
Flag Football. If you are interested in officiating Flag Football please register
on the FHSAA Site. You can register up until Feb. 20th.
For all other information, come out to the meeting on tomorrow night.
See you there.
"Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance"
Much success is wished to all nominees.
LRFOA Vice President
"The key to officiating is learning to focus completely for 8 seconds at a time, 160 times in a row."
- Mason "Red" Cashion, NFL official, 1972-1996
"It's a very complicated game. You don't just show up and put your uniform on.
- Mike Defee, Big XII Referee, 2006 - present
RULE OF THE WEEK
ILLEGAL KICKING AND BATTING
SECTION 7, ARTICLE 2
No player shall bat a loose ball other than a pass or a fumble in flight, or a low scrimmage kick in flight which he is attempting to block in or behind the expanded neutral zone.
Exception: A K player may bat toward his own goal line a grounded scrimmage kick which is beyond the neutral zone and may also bat toward his own goal line a scrimmage kick in flight beyond the neutral zone, if no R player is in position to catch the ball.