Soccer Officials


Director of Soccer Officials:  Mr. David Rousseau 

Click HERE for the Lake View Soccer Referee Program Guide

If you are interested in becoming an Official, please click Here and submit your info.

To:   All Interested 2018 Soccer Official Candidates

From:  David Rousseau, Officials Director – Fall Soccer

Thank you for your interest in officiating for us. Applications for the Fall 2018 season ARE CURRENTLY OPEN for this PAID POSITION, and the application can be found by clicking on the link above.  WE ARE ACTIVELY RECRUITING AND WILL CONTINUE TO DO SO UNTIL THE CLINIC!!  A MANDATORY is required for non-certified referees with less than 3 years experience.  If you cannot attend, you must let me know immediately.  It is highly encouraged that everyone attend at least the AM part of the clinic where we will discuss the assigning software you will need to use, GameOfficials.

Classroom Session:  Saturday, 21 July 2018 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Lake View Fire Hall Station #1, Upstains Classroom, Corner of Burke Road and Lake View Road

Fitness Test*:  Sunday, 22 July 2018 2:30 - 3:30 PM @ Hamburg High School Track (Football Stadium @ 4111 Legion Drive, Hamburg NY 14075)

*The fitness test information can be found in the program guide by clicking the link above.

For returning candidates, we will be using a new assigning system (Game Officials,, so it is important that you attend a clinic to learn the new software and get set up.  As usual, the first two hours will be dedicated to orientation and expecations, and the remaining 6 will be the crash course of the LOTG with the FIFA video test.

One benefit of GameOfficials is that you will be able to access the schedule with your assignments without logging into the system.  The address to view the schedule can be found here:

You must complete any homework sent to you by e-mail before arriving.  Please bring a pen, legal pad or notebook, your red and yellow cards, and a whistle (if you have these things) to the clinic.   If you have any questions or concerns, please e-mail me at



David Rousseau

Officials Director – Fall Soccer

Lake View Athletics, Inc.