Referee Information

Referees and potential referees... Welcome to refereeing in Lincoln!

Become certified: If you are interested in becoming a referee you must be at least 14 years old at the time of taking the “grade 8” course. (see courses/certification link to sign up).  

Register: Once you get your certification, register on making certain to “apply to towns” enter Lincoln. You will also have to register in Lincoln (minimum two weeks prior to each season) – (see attached form on pull down menu under referees).

Uniform: A uniform consists of a yellow ref shirt (usually short sleeves), black shorts, black knee high socks, red/yellow card packet, whistle, and flags. Uniforms can be purchased on line, or at Soccer Stuff in Acton, or Tricon Sports in Lexington.

Current payrate (as of Spring 2012): 

LYS and Bays will pay the refs 2 or 3 times per season via a check mailed directly to your home. These referee fees (Pay) are set by the BAYS League: 

U9/10 Games: $20 per Game
U12 Games: $30 per Game (AR $15.00)
U14 Games: $40 per Game (AR $20.00)
U16 Games $50 per Game (AR $30)

If you have any further questions, please e-mail the referee assignor at [email protected].