Rochester Referee Unit


RDYSL Rule Changes

Click HERE for the 2015 RDYSL rule change document.

Pay your dues online

Use our new Online Payment method to pay your 2015 unit dues:

Name of Referee

RDYSL and RDSL League Meetings

The RDYSL league specific meetings are scheduled for Monday 4/27/15 and Wednesday 4/29/15 @ Penfield HS Commons - 6:00 - 7:30. Google Maps - Click HERE for parking info. RDSL League Meetings will follow at 7:30.

RDYSL Game Ranking System

Referees have a numerical rank according to their grade and years experience. These rankings will be used this year to assign games in the league - Click HERE for details on the ranking system.

New Referees!

Would you like to referee next season? Go HERE to find entry level courses. From the left side column select "Become a Referee", then follow the directions.

For the RRU New Referee pamphlet, click HERE

For the USSF Grade 8 video training course, click HERE

Click HERE for a document from US Soccer to help new referees in their first year. Print this information document, bring it to your training clinics and carry it in your game bag.

Starter Uniform Kit

Click HERE for the OSI Starter Kit and equipment you can buy through Official Sports International, the only official US Soccer uniform outfitter. Please do not buy uniforms from Score or Law Five.

Risk Management

All officials must have a Referee Risk Management pass to be able to do ANY YOUTH games including tournaments. Click HERE to start the process of getting a Referee Risk Management pass.

2014 NYSWYSA Young Referee of the Year

Congratulations to RRU member Michael Guzzetta, who has earned the 2014 NYSWYSA Young Referee of the Year. Mike has been refereeing for 6 years, starting when he was 14. He graduated from Pittsford Sutherland High School in 2012 and is currently studying Computer Science & Business at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA. He passed his upgrade assessment last summer and will be a grade 7 in 2015. Make sure to congratulate Mike when you see him!

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