Referee Corner

Thank you for your participation in the Humboldt Youth Soccer League. Referee’s play an important role in our league and we want to provide you with the tools to be the best referee you can be. Please explore the links below for information on training events and registration.


2019 REFEREE training

Referee Training will be held on April 27 - April 28, 2019 at 2039 E Street, Eureka, CA in the community room of Church of the Nazarene.

referees must be 12 years old as of september 1, 2019.

If you would like to referee with HYSL, contact us and provide us with your information.


Please follow the directions below for training or renewal as appropriate for you.  If you don't have an account you will need to create one.  If you already have one, have your information available to log in.

start here:

Follow the link below to the web site, then follow the directions for renewal or training below.


  1. From the Main Menu on the left, Click on “Courses”

  2. Select and click on “Referee Courses” – (This will bring up several available Registration choices.)

  3. Select and click on 2019 Referee: ANNUAL USSF REGISTRATION RENEWAL – GRADE 

  4. Continue to follow and fill out the remaining Registration and Payment procedures until all is completed.

  5. Continue with the Confirmation Page. Your Registration will be processed by the State and then the National Office. 

  6. You may check upon your status by returning to your Account at : The Main Page of your account will list your USSF Registration History and indicate your Status.

  7. You may also refer or confirm your Registration Payment by entering your Account and clicking on “Confirmed Reg” under the Main Menu on the left.

for first time referees or if it has been more than two years since you have taken training:

Log into your account or create one if this is your first time.

  1. Click on Courses on the left

  2. Click on Referee Courses

  3. Click on Grade 8 Entry Level Referee Course

  4. Select course 28669 (Humboldt Youth Soccer league) to register for the course.  If you are reffing for HYSL, and this is your first time taking the class, HYSL will cover your registration fees.  Course details are listed when registering.