2018 Meeting Schedule
Date Time Location Agenda
Beggar's Pizza, New Lenox
Welcome to the season- general housekeeping. New rules, Points of Emphasis, IHSA Mechanics by Clinicians Tom Hug and Steve Garbaciak.
Special Guest- Dan Capron, D1 official and referee of 2018 National Championship game.
Position Mechanics Breakout On-Field Session by Kevin Rowland and JFO Board.
9th Annual JFO Football Mechanics Clinic.
John Cyr, IHSA Playoff Official, Topic- TBD
Review IHSA Part 1 Test, vote for 2019 Board, Social.
Logo design by Jacob Carr
New officials are invited to attend any meeting at 6:30 for informal discussions and play reviews with veteran officials.
Have a meeting topic idea?
Contact Derek D'alessandro to suggest a subject for discussion at an upcoming JFO General Meeting.
The JFO By-Laws are available here- right click and "Save link as..." to download a copy.
IACO Football Class
IACO has opened registration for their football class. This class is geared for those either brand new to football officiating or who have 1-2 years experience and want to accelerate their learning curve. The 6 week course includes classroom presentations and game film analysis on rules, penalty enforcement, and game timing plus on-field instruction on proper mechanics/positioning.More information can be found at IACO Football Class.
Please pass along the attached flyer to anyone you know who is considering becoming a football official