JP Youth Soccer: Zero Tolerance

Zero Tolerance Policy

For both Academy games and Travel games, JPYS subscribes to a Zero Tolerance Policy with regard to interaction with, and treatment of referees, by players, coaches, and spectators. For BAYS travel league games, BAYS strictly enforces its Zero Tolerance Policy, the full text of which can be found at the BAYS website: link.   

  1. No one, except the players, is to speak to the referee during or after the game. Exceptions: Coaches may ask questions before the game, call for substitutions, and point out emergencies during the game, or respond to the referee if addressed.
  2. Absolutely no disputing calls, during or after the game, no remarks to the referee to watch certain players or attend to rough play. NO YELLING at the referee, EVER, and no criticism, sarcasm, harassment, intimidation, or feedback of any kind during or after the game.
  3. If coaches or spectators have questions regarding particular calls, rules, or a referee, or wish to give feedback regarding a referee, please contact following: