Save the Date!

The 2019 Blue Ridge Football Officials Clinic will be held on March 2nd, 2019 at the Hotel Roanoke.

2019 BRFOC Registration Info

The 2019 BRFOC is sold out. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please click the link below.

Waiting List Information

Reserve Your Hotel Room

Rooms at the Hotel Roanoke will go fast. Mention BRFOC when making your reservation for our exclusive rate.

Reserve Your Room Online

Why Attend the Blue Ridge Football Officials Clinic?

The focus of this regional one-day clinic is to identify, share, and cultivate the fundamentals practiced by successful football officials at every level. Speakers will include officials in the NFL, college, and high school ranks as well as supervisors from the high school and college levels. Learn how their experiences can make you a better official.   Other benefits of attending our clinic:

  • Achieve a better understanding of mechanics, philosophies, and requirements for advancement.
  • Learn more about your position in multiple breakout sessions
  • Meet supervisors from the college ranks
  • Network with other officials

View the Clinic Agenda

Supervisors of Officials

Below is a list of the supervisors confirmed for the 2019 BRFOC: 

Gerald Austin

Conference USA

Jack Childress

Southern Conference, South Atlantic Conference

Jim Corpora

Centennial Conference

Steve Fleshman

Old Dominion Athletic Conference, USA South

Milt Halstead

Middle Atlantic Conference, Northeast Conference, NJAC, PSAC

Dennis Hennigan

Atlantic Coast Conference, Big South

Bryan Platt

American Athletic Conference

Bruce Williams

Colonial Athletic Association

George Liotus (Representative)
Brian Sakowski (Representative)

Tri-State Football Group

Clinicians

Below is a list of the clinicians confirmed for the 2019 BRFOC:

Referee

Duane Heydt – ACC

Stuart Mullins – ACC

Greg Waybright – SoCon

Umpire/CJ

Todd Rombach – CIP

Mark Wilson – ACC

Danny Worrell – ACC

Line of Scrimmage

Josh Fath – C-USA

Troy Gray – ACC

Dan Richard – Big Ten

Downfield

Milt Hagans – CIP

Chad Hill – NFL

Scott MacDonald – Big Ten/MAC

Clinic Committee

John Busch – ACC Replay
Dave Epperley – ACC Referee
Dan Foutz – CIP Back Judge
Scott Held – C-USA Line Judge
Doug Kennedy – SoCon Line Judge
Stuart Mullins – ACC Referee
Jeff Shears – ACC Side Judge
Jim Slayton – ACC Line Judge
Trey Williams – SAC Back Judge

Announcements and News

“Football Referees Make a Whistle Stop in Roanoke for Sold-Out Officials’ Clinic”

They prefer to be anonymous, unnoticed and out of the spotlight, but the best football officials put in hard work throughout the year to continuously improve — as well as help other officials along their journeys.

Read the Article

 

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If you would like to subscribe to our email list, we’ll send you updates about the clinics that we have held, and well as information about upcoming clinics. You can also use the form to send us general inquiries.

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Physical Preparation for Football Officials Video

A big thanks to Scott Held (C-USA Line Judge) for sharing his professional expertise in this great video, which can help us all as we prepare for the season.  Let’s all be careful out there, and stay healthy!

 

Grants to the BRFOC made possible by:

 

Learn More About the Clinic and the Staff
  • Dan Foutz
  • SAC Crew
  • Pylon
  • Bruce Stritesky
  • Stuart Mullins