The purpose of the Lawrence Hamnett Soccer Association is to develop, promote, govern, and perpetuate the game of soccer for the youth of Lawrence Township, NJ. It is our goal to provide a soccer environment that stresses a relaxed, fun-oriented approach
If you are a student interested in officiating in our fall or spring recreation league, please learn about our REFEREE PROGRAM and contact our
. We have enough referees for Spring 2019, but we are looking for teenage referees for games kicking off on Saturdays September 7 thru November 9, 2019.
Prior to each season there is a mandatory referee clinic for all new as well as experienced recreation referees. Be sure to read the Hamnett Referee Handbook before the clinic. Come prepared to ask questions.
TBA - last week of August or first week of September 2019
Spring Assignments 2019
Below is a weekly template for referee field assignments at The Armory off Eggerts Crossing Rd in Lawrence Township, NJ. Kickoff is expected to occur at the times posted!
No goalkeeper punting allowed for any games. If it happens, drop ball to keeper and try again.
Games on fields 7 thru 10 are governed by 6v6 rules from Referee Handbook for 9:15 games, and 9v9 rules for all 10:30 games.
Games on fields 11 and 12 use 6v6 rules, however, NO offsides, and use kick-ins.
Games on fields 1 thru 5 follow 5v5 rules, including on-the-fly substitution.