The South Central Minnesota Soccer Officials Association welcomes you to our website.

  • If you are a current member, you’ll find news, resources, and links.
  • If you are a prospective member, you can learn about our organization.
  • If you want to become a referee, we’ll help you get started.

Contact us at info.scmsoa@gmail.com to share questions and comments.

News & Announcements

Save the Dates

SCMSOA’s annual preseason meeting will take place on Sunday, August 15 beginning at 6:00 PM, at the Wow Zone, 2030 Adams St, Mankato.  The agenda will include association business, updates from the Minnesota State High School League, and review of the NFHS soccer exam.

Fairmont will host preseason scrimmages on Saturday, August 21 beginning at 9:00 AM.  SCMSOA encourages new and experienced referees to participate in this important tune-up event.  Click here for details.

Register for High School Soccer

Register now as an official with the Minnesota State High School League for the fall 2021 high school soccer season.  For details and step-by-step instructions, see these links:

Be sure to:

  • Register as a Section Tournament Official or a State Tournament Official so you can receive postseason assignments.
  • Choose SCMSOA as your association so our assignor will know when you’ve completed the eligibility requirements.

SCMSOA conducted elections in April.  Congratulations to new president Bob Williams and new secretary Desiree Wohlhuter, and many thanks to Scott Hoffman for his service as president during the past four years.

Referees Wanted!

If you are available to officiate in south central or southwestern Minnesota, we need your help!

Whether you are a soccer referee already or thinking about becoming one, explore our website.  Then contact us at info.scmsoa@gmail.com to join our group of dedicated officials.

The Need for Referees