The 2018 WSC and DVC
12th Annual Basketball Officials’ Clinic
An IHSA-approved 3-Official Level II Basketball Officiating Clinic

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Is it time to renew/update your IHSA basketball clinic requirement? 

Want to maximize your Basketball Power Rating?

Do you want to learn or review three-official mechanics from some of the most knowledgeable referees and assigners in the area?

This is the perfect clinic for you if you are ready to work three-person mechanics.  
If you are in your first- or second-year, or just starting as an official, this clinic is probably not your best choice. 
Come and join us after you've worked for a few years.)

Assigners Expected to Attend
LaMar Simpson, WSC Girls and Skyway College Men (all sessions)
Ken Maziarka
, ESCC Boys and CCIW Men's College (all Monday sessions)
Mark Siekierski,
Upstate 8 Boys and Girls (all Wednesday sessions)
Wes Fritz, DVC and ISL, and CCAC Womens' College (June 18-27 sessions)
Paul Frerking, York Holiday Tournaments (assorted sessions)

NCAA Divison I Evaluators Expected to Attend
LaMar Simpson
, ACC, SEC, Big East, A-10
Steve Honacki, Big Ten, Mid-American, Conference USA, Horizon, Summit
Eric Anderson,
A-10, WAC
Don Olsen,
B1G, Mid-American, Summit, Horizon

IHSA State Final Officials Expected as Evaluators
John Dacey, Paul Frerking, Tom Huster, Peter King,
Dave Laning, Tom Warrick, Don Williams

REQUIRED Classroom Session at Glenbard South High School
(may include special surprise VIP guest speaker)

     6:00 PM, Thursday, May 31, 2018                                  Fee: $ 50

This required session will focus on high school varsity 3-person mechanics and all the IHSA clinic requirements such as professionalism, conflict resolution, and sportsmanship. No other date/time can be substituted for this session. If you miss or are late for this session, you cannot receive IHSA credit and your fee will not be returned. (You can, of course, still get feedback on and evaluation of your floor work.) Once your application is accepted, no other notice regarding this meeting will be sent, so mark your calendar NOW!!!!.


On-the-Floor Three-Official Mechanics Sessions will be held at:

Glenbard South HS Summer League

Mondays / Wednesdays

June 4, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27  (June 6 is filled)

6:00 - 9:15 PM


Each clinic participant will officiate at least three games under the watchful eyes of highly-qualified clinic personnel. This is primarily an instructional clinic, and participants will receive extensive evaluation and commentary from experienced certified officials,* assigners, and clinicians, both at halftime and post-game. Understand that no assignments from participating assigners are guaranteed.


Only the first 150  officials to submit paid applications will be accepted. On-floor scheduling will be done in the order in which applications are received, and will be posted on your ARBITER for you to accept. (You must be currently registered on our CHSBA Arbiter site, which you have to be on in order to get any assignments, anyway.)

If you have questions regarding on-floor clinic scheduling, please email clinic organizer Jay Lyons.


*Clinic Staff/Personnel will vary from date to date but are expected to include:
 LaMar Simpson, Wes Fritz, Ken Maziarka, Mark Siekierski, Steve Honacki,
 John Dacey, Ken Falkner, Paul Frerking, Tom Huster, Peter King, David Laning, 
Darrell Leftwich, Don Olson, Bill Seiple, Tom Warrick, Don Williams and others


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Updated 05/21/18