Adult Competition Appointments

In 2003 there are some tournaments and a series of professional games for which the Massachusetts State Referee Committee appoints referees. This page presents the lists of referees appointed to regional adult competitions and the pool of referees available for assignment in professional games. Congratulations to all of these officials!

Soccer Festival

One of the top adult competitions is the annual Soccer Festival which draws US National teams and Regional Select teams. National Referee Claudiu Badea of Brookline has been selected to be part of the referee delegation for the 2003 Soccer Festival to be held in Houston, TX from July 27 to August 3.

USASA National Cup Finals

Regional winners from all four regions compete in the USASA National Cup Finals. This year, National Referee Niko Bratsis of Norwood has accepted an appointment to work in this tournament to be held in Milwaukee, WI from July 18 to July 20.

Veteran's Cup Delegation

Two referees will represent Massachusetts at the 2003 United States Amateur Soccer Association (USASA) Veteran's Cup competition to be held August 6 to August 10 at the Waipio Soccer Complex in Honolulu, Hawaii:

NAME       TOWN     ROLE            GRADE
Derek AmbrozaitisMiddleboroReferee6
Jack DuffyMilfordReferee5

2003 Pool of Referees for Professional Games

The following list of referees were invited to and participated in a Regional Professional Seminar in preparation for assignment in professional leagues (e.g. PDL, W-League, D3-Pro). Several National and FIFA Referees from Massachusetts will also receive assignments in the MLS and WUSA leagues.

Derek AmbrozaitisMiddleboro6
Syrus AtaiiNewton5 [National Candidate]
Claudiu BadeaNatick3 [2003 National Referee]
Jennifer BennettBoxford1 [2003 FIFA Referee]
Stuart BlitzBoston6
Niko BratsisNorwood3 [2003 National Referee]
Josh BrothersDudley6
Paul CiaramitaroGloucester7
Frank D'AndreaBelmont7
Ryan DavisSalem6
David Del BuonoWest Springfield6
Dutrochet DjokoEverett6
Verge FigueiredoMalden8
Richard FrongilloFranklin5
Terry HilleryBoston5 [National Candidate]
Kara Honthumb-Lange  Natick7
Eric JansenLexington5
Scott KachmarikHyde Park6
Marc LamoureuxLeicester6
John MatthewSpringfield3 [2003 National Referee]
Sean NallyWestminster7
Samuel RichardsLawrence5
Jeff RousseauSpringfield6
Michael RugnettaRockland7
Ed SheaFiskdale6
Erich SimmonsNorth Reading3 [2003 National Referee]
Jonathan Simon, EsqCharlestown7
Gus St SilvaWaltham3 [2003 National Referee]
Tom SuppleKingston3 [2003 National Referee]
Russ WolfNewtonville6
Rachel WooAuburndale1 [2003 FIFA Referee]