CFOA Hall of Fame

The following individuals are the new inductees into the CFOA Hall of Fame!

  1. Rodney Clevenger - Basketball/Football
  2. Cecil Moore
  3. Kent Lowe - Basketball/Volleyball
  4. Mitch Fazzio - Football
  5. Andy and Candi Powell - Football
  6. Roy Ellison - Football
  7. Sharon Goodspeed - Everything

Congratulate them at the
CFOA Hall of Fame Banquet
May 13 at 6:00 pm
at the Kissimmee Bay Golf Club
2801 Kissimmee Bay Blvd., Kissimmee FL 34744

Kissimmee Bay has offered CFOA members $15 for a 9-hole round of golf or $20 for a 18-hole round of golf that afternoon at either one of their courses.


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Central Florida Officials Association

Who We Are

The Central Florida Officials Association was formed in 1947 to provide officials for interscholastic sport programs of Central Florida. There are nearly 300 officials in the CFOA that are certified by the Florida High School Athletics Association (FHSAA) and scheduled for games at various schools throughout Central Florida. The CFOA services schools located in the Orlando metropolitan area and within a geographic area surrounded by Volusia, Osceola, Seminole and Lake counties. Read more --»

How to Join

If you are a new official or transferring to the area, please fill out the Recruitment Form and a member of the CFOA will contact you. Once we have your information, we will give you details on how to register with the CFOA, FHSAA, and any pertinent dates for upcoming seasons. There are several steps to becoming a high school sports official with the CFOA and FHSAA. Read more --»

Returning CFOA Officials

If you are a veteran official, please update your FHSAA membership and verify your information with CFOA. See details --»


Cooler Talk:

Find out what’s happening around the officiating world and related sports. Send any articles of interest to Jeff Deen.

Referee Magazine

CFOA Historical Items Needed

The CFOA is in the process of collecting historical items like old patches, equipment, pictures, letters, articles, etc. The intent is to have a simple CFOA historical display to be present at the annual meeting, banquet, beach week, and special training sessions (meetings). CFOA members and others will be able to observe and know more about CFOA history in sports officiating.

If you have any interesting items that may be historical regarding the CFOA or officiating, contact Chuck Pula at 386-333-9393 or e-mail.

Previously Posted Stories & Notes of Interest...

For older topics discussed around the CFOA cooler, visit the News Article Index --»

For announcements pertaining to CFOA members, visit the Member News Page --»




Please see information from FHSAA regarding the FHSAA 2017 Officials Summer Conference. It will take place on June 9-10, 2017 in St. Petersburg. The clinic is open to all officials.

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FHSAA 2017 Official of the Year and Rookie of the Year Nomination Forms are now being accepted until May 5th.
Official of the Year nomination form (PDF)
Official of the Year nomination form (DOCX)
Rookie of the Year nomination form (PDF)
Rookie of the Year nomination form (DOCX)



The CFOA Annual Meeting & Elections will be held:
Date: Sunday, May 7, 2017.  
Time: The meeting will begin at 2:00pm.
Location: Kissimmee Bay Golf Club

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CFOA/Mike Goodspeed Family & Friends Beach Weekend
August 4th & 5th 2017
DoubleTree Hilton
Cocoa Beach Oceanfront Hotel

2080 North Atlantic Ave.
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931

Beach Weekend

Book your room early before they are sold out. The CFOA room rate is $140 for a standard room.

Book Your Room

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Executive Meeting Minutes for the month of January have been posted.

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Flag Football Announcements


Playoff crews have been posted.

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Volleyball Announcements


2017 Volleyball Training, Meeting & Tournament Dates Set

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Tackle Football Announcements


There are several major rule changes this coming season that we need to make sure and all call consistently throughout the season.

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Basketball Announcements


Thank you volunteers!

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2016-17 Officials Calendar at a Glance

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CFOA You Tube Channel:
Training videos will be coming soon.
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Announcements were last updated
4/21/2017 at 9:55 AM
For older announcements see the NEWS page.

CFOA members receive notifications through the Arbiter E-mail system. Notices posted above are not as current. Please make sure your E-mail address is up-to-date so you will receive timely notifications.

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