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New Association Officers
Lou Brown - President
Phil Pillin - Vice President
Pat Julian - Treasurer
Allison Jones - Secretary
Tom Sapp - Past President

Chris Chamberlain - Trustee
Jim Fedor - Trustee
John Jeren - Trustee
John Daubenspeck - Trustee


2020-2021 Meetings

Cancellation Policy

Business meeting will begin at 6:45 pm, with the rules interpretation beginning at 7 pm
Sunday meetings will begin at 2 pm with no business meeting

Note: Pdf's will be posted the morning after each meeting.

Thurs., Aug. 6 - at Fitch - no business meeting
Rule changes, points of emphasis, updates, key issues

Thurs., Aug. 27 - at Fitch
Cross Country Officiating roles

The following meetings are tentatively scheduled at Fitch High School pending availability of the Career Center

Wed., Feb.3

Mon., Feb. 8

Tues., Feb. 16

Wed., Feb. 24

Mon., Mar. 8

Sun., Mar. 14 - 2:00 pm - on the track

Sun., Mar. 28

Sun., Apr. 11



Track meets looking for officials are now posted on the "Need Officials" link to the left!

Important info from the Executive Committee:

Info regarding dues and scholarship fund

Info regarding the banquet and awards

Some rules notes:

1. There will be no new rule book issued next year (2021) by NFHS/OHSAA. We will use the 2020 rule book.

2. Uniform numbers will no longer be required. We will discuss other ways of identifying athletes at our local meetings.

Click here for some useful training videos

A new NFHS Track and Field training video is available here. You need an account at, which is free. The training video is also free.

Click here for USATF Best Practices

To view various NFHS track and cross country resources, click here.

To check your meeting attendance, follow these instructions. (click link)

The GYTOA will present a Sportsmanship Award to a deserving student athlete at the end of the school year. For a description of the award, please click here. For a coach's nomination form, please click here.

Officials interested in becoming a starter may take advantage of our starter pistol loan program. For more information, click here.

For a Power Point from OHSAA regarding Arbiter, click here.
For the same info as a pdf, click here.
For an ArbiterOne instructional video, click here.


Amended Articles of Incorporation



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