Quizzes

Stalling: A Strategy or Travesty?

How should your crew handle a situation where both teams are not providing sufficient action throughout the game?

January 10, 2014 // 21 Comments

Untangling the Double Whistle

The Umpire stopped the clock with a raised open hand and signals A-1 traveled, while the Referee stopped play with a closed fist before signaling B-1 for a pushing foul. How should this be handled?

December 17, 2013 // 2 Comments

I Don’t Like My Seat

Is it possible for the visiting team to change the location of their bench based on the argument it’s located too far away from the scorer’s table, as compared to the home team’s bench?

December 13, 2013 // 4 Comments

Timeout for Blood?

A coach removes their player from the game because of bleeding and requests a 30 second time out. At the end of this time out, the player is ready to play. Is the team required to use a 60 second timeout to keep a player in the game or can they choose to use one of their 30 second timeouts in this case? What’s your ruling?

November 26, 2013 // 1 Comment

Administrative Technical?

Three minutes before the high school game starts, the head coach of Team B adds one name to the squad list and is assessed a technical foul. Just before the officials are ready to administer the first technical foul, the scorer informs the referee that two Team B designated starters are not starting. Should you assess another technical foul … or just one? What’s your ruling?

November 26, 2013 // 9 Comments

A-P Throw In?

During an alternating possession throw-in, the thrower (A-1) breaks the plane of the boundary line with the ball. B-1 grasps the ball and neither player can get the ball from one another. What’s the ruling?

November 26, 2013 // 18 Comments