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AIA Football Official Mechanics Manual
Hot off the press is the 2012 AIA Football Official Mechanics Manual. View Manual
AzFOA YouTube Videos - 2012 Training VideosThe 2012 Arizona Training Videos are now posted on this YouTube.
2012 Hall of Fame Inductees
Fritz Goreham and Bryce Seaman were inducted into the AzFOA Hall of Fame at the Kickoff Meeting on August 18th, 2012. View Profile
2012 Jim Murphy Award
Bob Cripe was awarded the Jim Murphy Award at the AzFOA Banquet on January 26th, 2013
2012 Ron Lemon Youth Football Officials of the Year.
Here are the officials by area:Jalen Lester - SW Steve Huddleson - NW Ken Maly - SE Craig Friedley - NE
AzFOA ShirtsThe AzFOA has new shirts. Four different types of shirts are available to view them.
A vender will be present to order shirts from at the Kickoff meeting.
NFHS Concussion Training Video
Sports-related concussion in high school sports can be serious or even life-threatening situations if not managed correctly. Visit NFHS Concussion in Sports - What You Need To Know.
AzFOA Message Board
The AzFOA has created a new message board. Your current AzFOA user name and password WILL NOT WORK. A new user name for the message board will need to be created. Link
2011 Aloha Videos
The 2011 Aloha videos are now posted in the member's section. Look close at the game film you may see yourself on it.
2013 Football Season Checklist
The new football season is almost here. Complete the following checklist in order to get ready:
The 2012 AzFOA Matt O. Hanhila Sportsmanship Awards have been selected for each division. Thanks to all the crews who filled out the sportsmanship evaluation forms during the season. To see the winners.
AIA Fingerprint Requirements
All officials are required to have a fingerprint clearance card in order to work games. New and returning officials (who do not already possess a card), please submit an application to DPS as soon as possible.
Need A Crew! 2013
Anyone looking for a crew or a crew member for the 2013 season please visit this section to help get the word out.
Click here for more information.
AzFOA 2012 Banquet
The AzFOA Board of Directors would like to thank those who attended the banquet on January 26th.
AzFOA Membership Benefits
Your AzFOA Board is committed to improving the quality of officiating in our state. Here are some of the many items that are provided to you as a member:
- End of Season Award Banquet.
- Providing Honorable Service Awards for long time officials reaching eligible AzFOA officiating milestones
- Assist AIA and facilitate Pre-season Area Rules meetings
- Scheduling and assigning of the premier Youth Football leagues in Metro Phoenix
- Assist the AIA where necessary in scheduling of Pre-season scrimmages
- Development and tracking of Sub-Varsity Officials via the AzFOA's Mentor Program
- Collect and review officials game evaluations. Make advancement recommendations to the AIA
- State Championship Hospitality when practical to do so; based on multi game format on same day at selected venues
- Matt O. Hanhila Sportsmanhip Awards; presented to schools based on AzFOA voting results