(from the Region 213 Regional Guidelines)
a) The Region has implemented a Referee Points System (RPS).
b) The Regional Commissioner can and may designate authority to make decisions specific to
the administration of the Referee Points System to the Referee Points System Administra
tor and/or the Regional Referee Administrator as needed.
c) Referee Points are part of the Total Points (which are used to determine a team's standings
in Competitive Divisions as defined below).
d) Referee Points are not earned or needed for the U-7 and U-8 divisions.
e) Teams participating in the AYSO Section 11 Extra Program shall earn Referee Points in the
same way Referee Points are earned and tracked for the Core Program.
f) Referee Points are earned by volunteering to be the referee or assistant referee for U-9 and
older games scheduled and played in the Region. The referee earns one (1) Referee Point.
Each assistant referee earns one-half (1/2) Referee Point for the team they designate.
g) Teams can earn a maximum of one (1) Referee Point (RP) per week from doing games as
referee or assistant referee. The week begins on Monday and ends on Sunday.
h) Referees and Assistant Referees must be in uniform and signed up in the scheduling system
to earn Referee Points.
i) No team can earn Referee Points if the match was canceled because no certified referee
registered to conduct the match (and neither team can "make up" the lost Referee Points by
doing additional games in a subsequent weekend).
j) Additional Referee Points can be earned through referee certifications in the current season: