Sunday, February 18:  All gyms are OPEN.  All SoLo activities will be held as scheduled.

SLB/MLBL Referees

Want to get paid to stay in shape?  South Loudoun Basketball/MLBL contracts youth and adult referees to officiate our in-house games.  Experience is preferred, but not required.  We accept youth referees starting in the 9th grade.  Here is a great way to give back to the community! 

SLB Youth Officiating Program Requirements:

  • Age: At least a 9th grader
  • Skills: Working knowledge of the game of basketball
  • Personality: Self-Confident and Assertive
  • Training: Must attend registration clinic, on-court training and scrimmages
  • Schedule: Mainly Saturday games, some weeknights

SLB Adult Officiating Program:

  • Looking for beginner and experienced adult referees
  • Flexible schedule - Saturday and Sunday Games
  • Opportunities to become a mentor to the youth program

Details and Schedules:

  • All of our officials are independent contractors
  • Referee Registration - begins in late-September and continues through October.
  • Kickoff Meeting - usually scheduled in mid-October
  • On-Court Training - Sessions are scheduled in early-November
  • Scrimmages: Usually scheduled in late-November or Early-December
  • Regular Season Games: early-December through late-February
  • Post-Season Tournament and all stars: early-March through March 15

Want to Referee?

Like what you see and are ready to join the SLB referees?

Contact Jim Gammie today!   ([email protected])



Referee Resources

ArbiterSports - Referee's Assigning Site

SLB Referee Information Handout

SLB Referee Registration/Contract

SLB Referee Points of Emphasis 

NFHS Referee Signals Chart

National Association of Sports Officials (NASO)

National Federation of High School Associations (NFHS)

Referee Uniform Ordering Sites:

Referee uniforms can also be purchased at local retail outlets, including Dick's Sporting Goods, Annandale Sports, and others.

Did you witness something great at your SoLo activity?

SoLo is looking for reports on coaches, referees, players and others who are doing things right.  Let us know when you see greatness! 

Learn More about the nomination process!


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