Monthly Archives: August 2018

JUSA Signature Friendship Tournament – Important Info

Referees on 9am games should be ON THEIR ASSIGNED FIELD no later than 8:30am.  This does not mean you pull into the parking lot at 8:40am and then slowly walk out to find the rest of your crew who already did all the pre-game work for you.
  • Home team chooses which side to sit on and changes jersey colors if conflicting.
  • Check-in for equipment only – no need to check player cards/medical releases.
  • Perform a coin toss to determine sides/kick-off.
  • Record scores on game card provided by coach.  RETURN TO THE COACH as it’s used for the entire tournament.
  • Some refs are doing games on multiple fields, some at the same venue and some at multiple venues.
  • Coaches may also have multiple teams.
  • Keep the games on schedule so there are no issues that arise out of running late on start times.
  • U9 – 20 minute halves (25 minute halves in Finals)
  • U10 – 25 minute halves
  • U11 – 25 minute halves (30 minute halves in Finals)
  • U12 – 25 minute halves (30 minute halves in Finals)
  • U13 – 30 minute halves (35 minute halves in Finals)
  • U14 – 35 minute halves (including the B2006 teams combined with B2005)
  • U15 – 35 minute halves
  • No extra time – straight to Kicks in Finals.
  • Unlimited substitutions at any stoppage
  • Build-out lines in use for 7v7 games
  • No heading in U11 and under.
  • Heading allowed in U12 and above
  • No requirement to sub out on a caution
  • No hard casts (even wrapped in bubble wrap),
  • All players must play 50% of the game.

JUSA Fall Season 2018-2019 (UPDATED)

August 4th/5th – JUSA Signature Friendship Tournament

These are paid tournament games at local JUSA fields. Be sure to get your availability sent via e-mail in order to be assigned.

August 18th – JUSA Friendship Games – Youngers

JUSA Recreational teams U10 and below play pre-season friendlies.  More training is available for new referees.

Games are paid, via check, at a subsequent monthly meeting

August 25th – JUSA Friendship Games – Olders

Date changed to allow additional time for teams to register after practices begin.

JUSA Recreational teams U12 and above play pre-season friendlies.  This is also the best day for training new referees.

Games are paid, via check, at a subsequent monthly meeting

September 8th – All leagues start play

JUSA Recreational teams begin regular season play – Date moved from Aug 25th due to field closures and other logistics.  All gaming circuits will now start on Sept 8th.

Cal South Signature League and Cal South Intercity League start regular season play