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Youth Basketball Officials Information

DYA Youth Basketball Officials

Sign-ups are CLOSED to become a basketball official.

The DYA Youth Basketball Officials program is open to 8th-12th graders who reside in the City of Dublin or within the Dublin City School District boundaries.

Officials will work 3rd-6th grade boys and 3rd-5th grade girls recreational league games and can expect to be scheduled to work 20 to 40 games per season. Regular season games begin in December and the tournament concludes in early March. Games are played on Saturday mornings and afternoons at elementary and middle school gymnasiums in the Dublin City School District.

All training is facilitated by licensed Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) officials. Additional information regarding training clinics will be e-mailed to all registered applicants.


2021 Youth Basketball Officials Training Schedule

New Officials:

New officials must pass a basketball rules test to become an official. Study material (DYA Basketball Officials Study Guide & DYA Basketball Rules) is available. Applicants must score at least 75% to pass the test. A retake may be offered based on the need for officials.

New Officials
Training Day 1:
Sunday, November 7 at DYA Office (6543 Commerce Pkwy, Suite G)
12:15 to 12:30 PM: Registration/Check-in
12:30 to 2:30 PM: Meeting & Rules Test

New Officials Training Day 2: Sunday, November 14 at Dublin Jerome HS
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM: On-Court Training

New Officials Training Day 3: Sunday, November 21 at Dublin Jerome HS
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (only 1 to 2 hours of scrimmages are required)
You will be assigned your scrimmage hour(s) following the November 14 training session.


Returning Officials:

Returning Officials Training Day 1: Sunday, November 7 from 2:45 to 4:00 PM OR Monday, November 8 [date change] from 7:15 PM to 8:30 PM at DYA Office (6543 Commerce Pkwy, Suite G): Informational Meeting (only attend one meeting date)

Returning Officials Training Day 2: Sunday, November 14 OR Sunday, November 21 at Dublin Jerome HS
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM: Scrimmages (only work one hour on one of the dates)
Returning officials will sign up for their scrimmage hour at the end of the Informational Meeting.

Attendance at training is mandatory for all new and returning Youth Officials.


UNIFORM PURCHASE: Referee uniform shirts (adult sizes S, M, L, XL) will be available for purchase at the on-court training and scrimmages for $20. Rookie officials will be provided a whistle.

CONCUSSION CERTIFICATION: Ohio Law requires all officials to be certified in concussion recognition. The free online certification course takes about 30 minutes to complete and is found at http://nfhslearn.com/courses/concussion-in-sports-2. Upon completion of the course, a certificate is issued. Concussion certification is good for three years.

GAME SCHEDULING: Officials submit their weekly availability to the Youth Officials Coordinator. Officials playing in DYA Recreational Basketball Leagues are never scheduled to work during their games.

HOLIDAY BREAK: No games are scheduled from December 19 through January 7.

OFFICIALS CLASSIFICATIONS
Class 1: 1st Year officials and 2nd Year officials with at fewer than 15 games of experience
Class 2: 2nd Year officials with 15+ games of experience and 3rd Year officials with <30 games of experience
Class 3: 3rd Year officials with 30+ games of experience
Senior: 4th Year or above (note: Class 3 officials may substitute for Senior Officials)

Senior Officials work on the court the entire game.
Junior Officials work on the court for one half and operate the scoreboard for the other half.

OFFICIALS PAY
Game Pay (cash paid at game time on the court):
Senior Officials: $12 per game
Junior Officials: $10 per game

Bonus Pay (paid at the end of the season):
Class 2 & Class 3 Officials: $25 bonus for working 20+ games with zero no-shows
Senior Officials: $50 bonus for working 25+ games OR $25 bonus for 20-24 games with zero no-shows

QUESTIONS?
Email [email protected] to contact the DYA Youth Officials Coordinator.

For more information, see the DYA Youth Officials Program Overview (PDF):
Program Overview - Youth Basketball Officials 2021-22 (PDF)

STUDY MATERIALS:
DYA Basketball Rules: 2021-22 DYA Basketball Rules (PDF)

Study Guide: DYA Basketball Officials Study Guide 2020-21.pdf

Basketball Scorekeepers Information

DYA Basketball Scorekeepers

Sign-ups are CLOSED to become a scorekeeper.


The DYA Scorekeepers program is open to 8th-12th graders who reside in the City of Dublin or within the Dublin City School District boundaries.

Scorekeepers operate the scoreboard for games in the 7th-12th Grade Boys & 6th-12th Grade Girls DYA Recreational Basketball League from December to March. Games are played at middle school and high school gymnasiums in the Dublin City School District on Saturday and Sunday afternoons and early evenings. Scorekeepers also have the opportunity to work the annual DYA Travel Basketball Holiday Tournament in December.

Two hours of training for basketball scorekeepers is provided by DYA. Additional information regarding scorekeeper training will be e-mailed to all registered applicants.


2021 Basketball Scorekeepers Training Schedule

Scorekeeper Training Day 1: Wednesday, November 17 at DYA Office (6543 Commerce Pkwy, Suite G)
7:30 PM to 7:40 PM: Registration/Check-in
7:40 PM to 8:30 PM: Informational Meeting

Scorekeeper Training Day 2: Sunday, November 21 at Dublin Jerome HS
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM: Scoreboard Training

Attendance at training is mandatory for all new and returning Scorekeepers.


GAME SCHEDULING: Scorekeepers submit their weekly availability to the Scorekeepers Coordinator. Scorekeepers playing in DYA Recreational Basketball Leagues are never scheduled to work during their games.

HOLIDAY BREAK: No games are scheduled from December 20 through January 7.

SCOREKEEPER PAY
Game Pay (cash paid at game time on the court):
$10 per game

QUESTIONS?
Email [email protected] to contact the DYA Basketball Scorekeepers Coordinator.

For more information, see the DYA Basketball Scorekeepers Overview (PDF):
Program Overview - DYA Basketball Scorekeepers 2021-22.pdf

Contact

Dublin Youth Athletics
6543 Commerce Pkwy, Ste G
Dublin, Ohio 43017

Phone: 614-259-7631
Email: [email protected]

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