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Soccer Referees

Join over 1,000 soccer referees from 10 countries and over 30 states at America’s greatest soccer facility. See below for the list of tournaments and leagues open to your participation.

The National Sports Center uses GameOfficials.net to register referees.

NSC group number and access code

All referees must visit our Required Forms page to download all forms required for payment.

Referees must show up at least a half hour early to all tournament assignments or they may be reassigned.

NSC College Showcase

A new college showcase tournament featuring a 16U-18U flight. All games played on NSC Stadium's new artificial turf.

Girls Weekend: April 7-8, 2018

Boys Weekend: April 14-15, 2018

Kick-Off Challenge

Kick-Off Challenge is modeled after our NSC All-American Cup tournament. Come Kick-Off the outdoor season with us, April 26-28, 2019.

NSC Spring Cup

NSC Spring Cup; is modeled after our successful Fall Cup event, this tournament is for teams ages U9-U19. May 4-5, 2019.

NSC CUP

NSC CUP℠ is the Midwest's premier Memorial Day tournament. The event features a youth and adult tournament. Winners have their names inscribed on the Stanley Cup-style trophy. May 26-27, 2018.

NSC All American Cup

The NSC All American Cup has an A and B flight that plays full-length games, both boys and girls. June 15-17, 2018.

Schwan's USA CUP Weekend

A precursor to Schwan's USA CUP, this shorter tournament is great for teams who want the huge, festival atmosphere, but can't commit to a longer tournament. Schwan's USA CUP Weekend℠ will be held July 12-14, 2019.

Schwan's USA CUP

Schwan's USA CUP℠ is simply the largest and grandest youth soccer tournament in the United States. Over 600 teams from 15 countries and 15 U.S. states compete in this amazing tournament. July 16-20, 2019.

NSC Fall Cup

The NSC Fall Cup is open to all U9-U15 teams. Get ready for the indoor season with this awesome end of the season tournament. October 5-6, 2019.

Kick or Treat

Kick-or-Treat℠ is the kickoff to the indoor season. Play three games in one day in this fun Halloween tournament. October 22-27, 2019.

5v5 Holiday Classic

The 5v5 Holiday Classic℠ is an annual gathering over the holiday season. The relatives get a chance to see the kids play in this fun, family atmosphere. December 27-January 1, 2018.

NSC Indoor Soccer Leagues

Come referee in our action-packed indoor leagues from November until April. This 6v6 league will polish your skills when the Minnesota winters won’t allow you to be outside officiating in the sun. Age divisions range from U10 to adult. Join us on the artificial turf. 

NSC Outdoor Soccer Leagues

We offer two outdoor soccer leagues during the summer and fall. The Adult Summer Coed League is run on Sunday nights in June and July. The new MN United 7v7 Adult League is also played on Sundays.

Karah Lodge

Referee Coordinator

Phone: 763-717-3238 Fx: 763.785.5699

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