By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: What are some guidelines to be considered when assessing interference penalties to players other than the centers during face-offs? ANSWER: Any time the stick or arm is used to impede the opponent, it is… Read More ›
Ask the Official: What are some guidelines to be considered when assessing interference penalties to the centers during face-offs?
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: What are some guidelines to be considered when assessing interference penalties to the centers during face-offs? ANSWER: Whereas any illegal tactic must be penalized, we also must recognize that two players may be battling… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar With government restrictions in place, we are finding ourselves with extra time. What a great opportunity to catch up on completing your required USA Hockey officiating credentials. When restrictions are lifted, and life goes back… Read More ›
Crystal Lake South alum now works ECHL, AHL games By Ross Forman – Shane Gustafson went on a 17-day overseas business trip in January – with his skates, whistle and black & white striped uniform. Gustafson – who graduated from Crystal… Read More ›
28 American officials named to IIHF championships and Youth Olympic Games, includes Illinois’ Bowles, Greenen & Gustafson
By USA Hockey – USA Hockey announced today that 28 American officials have been selected to serve as referees or linesmen for International Ice Hockey Federation world championships in 2019-20, in addition to the 2020 Youth Olympic Games. The list… Read More ›