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High School 9/12/2018

Derek of Cary, IL USA asks...

I had a coach who thinks he knows the rules. Not uncommon, but it got to a point where he was downright obsessed with reminding us about a specific nuance of the rules.
Every set piece, mostly DFKs outside the PA, he would yell several times, 'I...

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High School 9/11/2018

Derek Maple of Cary, IL USA asks...

High School Varsity game using NFHS rules.

Attacker A10 runs to the goal line just outside the goal area to collect a long ball. He chips the ball up toward the 6 yard line as he stumbles over the goal line. Defender D2 attempts a slide ta...

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High School 9/7/2018

Moshe of WASHINGTON, DC United States asks...

We all know that if the defender deliberately play the ball to the attacker in an offside position,
the attacker in question is not in an offside position.

A situation I had in a high school game today. I was working as an AR.
Team A...

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High School 9/3/2018

Maureen Parker of Grafton, Vermont asks...

Can you wear pre wrap in your hair. To keep the hair out of your face. ...

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High School 8/30/2018

Mike of Chicago , Illinois USA asks...

So a player in possession of the ball commits an offense (Dissent) while ball is still in play and team in clear possession, the center referee stops play to issue a YC to team in possession. What is the correct restart?...

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High School 8/10/2018

Henry Tomer of Allison Park, PA United States asks...

Girl's High School game. Team on offense took a shot on goal. Goalkeeper easily caught the ball. The player who shot the ball kept her momentum going forward - to probably to see if there was going to be a rebound. The offensive player slowed dow...

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High School 5/21/2018

bob of los angeles, ca usa asks...

I am aware that sunglasses are not a part of the uniform and are generally frowned upon wearing as a referee. People generally assume that a hat serves the same function as the glasses, to cut down on sun/glare and that sunglasses may impair vision (...

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High School 5/10/2018

Troy Adams of Naperville, IL USA asks...

Can an offsides penalty occur in your own defensive half? And could a ball be placed for a restart, because of an offsides call, in your own defensive half of the field? ...

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High School 4/29/2018

mary ramirez-de-arellano of damascus, maryland USA asks...

What is the restart if the penalty kick rebounds off the goalkeeper into the penalty area and the penalty kick player then kicks the ball into the goal?...

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High School 4/17/2018

Mike Donnelly of Gilbert, Arizona United States asks...

After overtime period - A game with unlimited subs.
Can Goalie be switched with player on field for Penalty Shootout? ...

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