All 2019 News & Announcements - Sorted By Date
One of our long time DFOA members, Jerry Boles, will be moving to Texas this year and unable to work in DFOA this fall. Jerry wrote a touching letter to the Area Directors and we wanted to share it with
The Area Directors have decided to discontinue DFOA’s participation in the Battlefields to Ballfields program. We will honor the commitments to our veterans for the 2019 season but will not be participating with this program in the future. If you
The CFOA Board of Directors meets twice a year…once in the summer and once in the winter. The Board is made up of CFOA officers and Area Directors from each of the 16 CHSAA regions in the State of Colorado.
1. In a Foundation game, a team ran a true hurry-up offense the entire game. After a long run, the officials were able to keep up with the players, but the chain crew could not. The umpire held the ball waiting
The 2019 Gold List nominations have been submitted to CFOA today. The Gold List determines which officials will be eligible to work semi-final or final games at the end of the season. However, the Area Directors have decided NOT to
In 2019, we will be electing one new Area Director to replace interim-AD Scott Lewis. The individuals below have submitted their applications for the position and the DFOA membership will be voting in September. The winner of the election will
In order to provide training and mentoring opportunities, you can view current games and schedules at the links below. While we will do our very best to make sure these schedules are accurate, the ‘official’ list is posted in Arbiter.
1- We had two instances where the crew failed to extend the period and play an untimed down. In one case, The NFL rule on period extensions was applied. 2- A USC foul was declined by the referee because there
As you all know and understand, the kick rules are different and complex. They require extra study and understanding. We seem to have recurring problems with two related plays in particular that occur every other week, if not every week.