Referee of the Month

The USQ Referee of the Month program runs throughout the season, selecting six referees who demonstrate a strong commitment to high quality officiating. 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have officiated at least three official USQ matches as a head referee in the one month period
  • Must not have previously won the award within the current season

EVALUATED BY STAFF ON

  • Coach feedback
  • Peer referee feedback
  • Tournament Director feedback
  • Player feedback

Feedback can be submitted here at any time.

AWARD

  • Photo and biography on the USQ website
  • Higher consideration for games at USQ-hosted events
  • Ability to request game to serve on Day 1 of USQ Cup

USQ REFEREE OF THE YEAR AWARD

USQ Referee of the Year will be selected from feedback throughout the year by the USQ Referee Team. USQ Referee of the Year will be notified within the first two weeks of March.

REQUIREMENTS

  • An individual cannot win the Referee of the Year award in consecutive years

EVALUATED ON

  • Quality and number of games officiated in the head referee and assistant referee positions  throughout the season
  • Feedback from coaches, peer referees, and event directors
  • Additional contributions to the sport as a referee ambassador

AWARD

  • Photo and biography on the USQ website
  • Plaque
  • Part of referee crew for a USQ Cup championship match