Member: CSOA, CIAC Officials Association
Founded: June 14, 1956
Aug. 26: Read a letter from president Andy Savo on the 2014 season. Click here to view letter
Messages from commissioner
Aug. 25: Policy on scrimmages and how to use either 2 or 3 officials assigned to the games click here
Aug. 18: Read the latest updates from WCSOA commissioner Joe DelBuono on the Annnouncements page.
Here is information on the annual rules refresher test that ALL members must complete no later than Aug. 15:
2014 WCSOA meeting dates
All meetings will be held at 7 p.m. at Chase Collegiate
Thurs., Aug. 28: Interpretation meeting
Mon., Sept. 8
Tues., Oct. 7
Mon., Nov. 17: Banquet
Rules interpretation meetings
All members must attend a rules interpretation meeting to be eligible to officiate this fall. If you can't make the WCSOA meeting you must attend another board's meeting and get written proof from their secretary that you were there.
That form should be sent to Lee Lewis, WCSOA secretary.
Here are the 2014 interpretation meetings:
Wed., Aug. 27: Coastal Valley Board, at Haddam Killingworth High School, 7:30 p.m.
Thurs., Aug. 28: WCSOA, at Chase Collegiate, 7 p.m.
Tues., Sept. 2: Southern Board, at Waveny House, New Canaan, 7 p.m.
Wed., Sept. 3: Central Board, at East Catholic High School, 7 p.m.
Thurs., Sept. 4: Eastern Board, at Griswold High School, 7 p.m.
Thurs., Sept. 4: Greater New Haven Board, at North Haven Recreation Center, 6:30 p.m.
Want to join?
Here is how you can become a high school soccer official:
New Membership Instructions 2014
Must be completed
Mail all materials above to:
Angelo Napolitano, 12 Sylvia Lane, Wolcott CT 06705.
Upon receipt of completed application, application fee and CIAC Background Sheet, you will be sent a copy of the soccer rule book.
After passing the test, you will receive a WCSOA shirt patch, a flipping coin and a red/yellow card pack.
Three mandatory clinics are held in May:
All meetings are held at Holy Cross High, 587 Oronoke Road, Waterbury from 7-9 p.m. and will be conducted by WCSOA rules interpreter Art Hamm
A physical fitness evaluation consisting of a 12-minute run, 50-meter side step, and 30-meter shuttle run will be given on June 2 at Holy Cross High at 6:30 p.m.
A field clinic for new and probationary members will be held on August 30, location TBD.
Contact Angelo Napolitano at:
Andy can answer any questions you might have about the organization, how to become a member and procedures for joining.
Joe handles all assignments for matches and can answer questions pertaining to that.