Referee Acknowledgements from Referee in Chief Tim Clute, News (Georgina Minor Hockey Association)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Referee Acknowledgements from Referee in Chief Tim Clute
Submitted By Lance Adams on Monday, April 23, 2012
The referees are an integral part of our games. Some recognition follows from Referee in Chief Tim Clute. If you see these guys around, don’t forget to thank them!!

“With the 2011/2012 season behind us, I would like to acknowledge our referees for their hard work throughout the season. Special recognition to all as I feel they did a great job in handling the new head contact rules. I know it was a challenge adjusting to the new rules and interpreting the standards as set out by Hockey Canada. Thanks to all!

This year we had four referees progress to Level 3. Congratulations to Michael Gustaw, Danny Rethoret, Chris Colwill and Travis Welder. Also congratulations to Michael Chilvers who achieved Level 2 Certification.

Adam Whitaker has been selected to attend the Level 4 clinic this year, which is a huge accomplishment.

I’m also encouraging all of our junior officials to stick with it. You guys are showing great progress.

Finally, each year there are roughly 30 officials selected to officiate the various OMHA tournaments at the AAA level. This year Adam Whitaker, Chris Colwill, Michael Chilvers, Danny Rethoret, Michael Gustaw and David Chilvers were all selected. Adam, Danny and Michael Gustaw all went on to handle the Gold Medal games, and David, Chris and Michael Chilvers looked after the Bronze Medal game in their tournament.

Thank you again to the whole GMHA reffing team, and to the coaches and players for your support this year!!“

Tim Clute
Referee in Chief

This article has been viewed 4918 times.
View AllOur Sponsors
Social Networking
Follow Us On
Visit Georgina Minor Hockey Association on Facebook
Quick Links
Manage Subscriptions
Signup to receive email or text messages for the teams you want to follow.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 19
    Sep
    Organization
    IP Volunteers needed! We need your help. Volunteers would be on the ice assisting with setting up stations, organizing players,  and coaching players in their skill development and fun games. Please contact [email protected] .ca.
  • 18
    Sep
    Organization
    The schedule has been posted for the first 2 weeks of mandatory development.
  • 16
    Sep
    Organization
    Please note that due to the influx of registrations, teams may change.  Stay tuned for further updates.
  • 16
    Sep
    Organization
    Hello Everyone As we get set to return to hockey, this is a brief update on team formations, game play and practices.In order to maximize ice time and in order to ensure we had enough players within a division to make it competitive and fair we ...
  • 15
    Sep
    Organization
    We are currently in need of a U12 goalie.  If you have a child born in 2009 that is a goalie or wishes to play goalie please let me know [email protected] .  
  • 13
    Sep
    Organization
    Registration for the 2020-2021 hockey season closes today, there are limited spots available in some divisions. If you had previously registered at $0, you need to re-register. We are also looking for houseleague coaches, apply on our website ...
  • 11
    Sep
    Organization
    Hello everyone. The Town of Georgina has just advised us that we will be allowing spectators into the ice palace in certain situations. With that being said all players 10 years of age and younger will be allowed one (1) parent or guardian into ...
  • 08
    Sep
    Organization
    Registration is currently open and is available online through Hockey Canada, the link can be found on the GMHA website (www.georginahockey.com).  
Printed from georginahockey.com on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 3:47 PM