Get off the bench and onto the field! Become an OHSAA Football Official. It's your call!

The 2019 high school football season is just around the corner! New officials are needed for the upcoming gridiron action.

The Firelands Area Football Officials Association will be holding a football officiating class starting Monday, July 22nd at Shelby High School. Classes will then run Monday evenings at Plymouth HS and Thursday evenings at SHS for 6 weeks. The entry-level class will prepare participants to become licensed OHSAA football officials.

All male and female candidates will be able to work games this season. High school students between age 14-18 are also encouraged to enroll!

For class description, meeting times, and registration, logon to, and select Firelands Area Football 2019 Class. Cost is $90. Current HS students will receive a discounted rate.

For further information, contact Greg Williams, certified instructor, via cell (call or text) at 419-565-7322, or at home number: 419-347-1915. Information may also be obtained via e-mail at:

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  • Starting Monday, July 22nd, 2019, repeated every week on Monday and Thursday until Thursday, August 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Starting Wednesday, July 10th, 2019, repeated every day until Monday, July 29, 2019 — all day


Shelby High School

1 Whippet Way
Shelby, 44875