These checklists are provided as Just-in-Time (JIT) refreshers for Iowa Soccer Championship Series (ISCS) referees, i.e., State Cup & President's Cup, and Region 2 Tournament referees based on mentor / assessor feedback received in 2019.
Points-of-emphasis for referees working the ISCS and Region 2 competitions in 2020 are the procedures for taking kicks from the mark and the duties of the 4th Official.
Determining the Outcome of a Match:
From the 2020-21 IFAB Laws of the Game (LOTG), these are the procedures to be followed for taking tie-breaking kicks from the Penalty Mark for those competitions where a winner must be determined.
4th Official - Summary of Duties:
These are the roles and responsibilities of the 4th Official (when one is appointed) as summarized from the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) publication Guide for 4th Officials.
• Duties of the 4th Official