skip navigation

Officials/Referees

Safe Sport Link Coaches & Officials

USAW BACKGROUND CHECKS LINK CONTACT: NCSI

Contact NCSI Toll Free at 1-866-833-7100 or by emailing: clientsservices@ncsisafe.com

Bart Welch

Folkstyle Referees Director

Phone: 317-407-8035

Mark Mundy

Freestyle/Greco Mat Officials Director

Phone: 765-341-0214

Message from Bart Welch

Folkstyle officials wishing  to register to officiate in any ISWA sponsored events must complete the proper registration form.  Link provided.  

http://goo.gl/forms/kkaTYw1gymVg1wG23


Officials Registration Link

Interested in officiating? 

NEW Membership with USAW

USAW will be launching a new membership replacing USAW coach/official membership.  The "Wrestling Leader" membership will replace the formerly known coaches and officials membership.  The price will be $44.75 and will become available on September 1, 2018.  The requirements will remain the same with completing Safe Sport certification and a two year background check.  

For the latest information on this upcoming season please be sure to attend the annual meeting at Lawrence North HS Cafe' starting at 9 am September 9th, 2018.  

How to Renew or purchase a Wrestling Leader Membership after Sept. 1, 2018!

Purchasing a Wrestling Leader membership

1. Log onto www.usawmembership.com

2. First time users will create a free account and claim  usaw profile (name and DOB or USAW number).  Once you search for your profile it will appear at the bottom of the screen.  Select profile by clicking on name.  

3. Next select membership at the top of the screen.  When you go to renew your membership you will be prompted to complete Safe Sport and or a  background check if necessary.  Add this to your cart for free.  This is a requirement with USAW.  This is a free 90 minute online course. This certification will be added to your USAW account in order to renew your membership.  Once the certification is added to your profile you will then be able to renew or purchase your Wrestling Leader membership.  Please note that a two year background check is required to purchase or renew membership.  USAWmembership will prompt member to begin background check with NCSI if necessary.  Those members who purchased a two year background check with TCLogicprior to Sept. 1st, 2018 will still be accepted. After Sept. 1, 2018 members will be directed to NCSI through USAWmembership or click: https://www.ncsisafe.com/Contact-Us/Default.aspx

2018 First Recipient of the Toska Adams Official Referee at the Women's Fargo Nationals

Congratulations to Indiana's own Cindy Mosconi for being the first recipient of the Toska Adams official referee at the woman's tournament in Fargo, North Dakota.

Singlet Information

Singlet color – Note:  For regional and national championships beginning in 2018.

  • The dominant color of blue singlets shall be comprised of one of the following: black, blue, green, grey, purple or silver.
  • The dominant color of red singlets shall be comprised of one of the following: white, orange, pink, red, yellow, brown or gold.
  • All state singlets shall have a total of three (3) markings consisting of:
  • Two 7 cm bands, one on each leg, shall be positioned across the bottom edge of the leg.  For clear distinction, the marking shall cover the circumference of the leg.
  • One 7 cm band positioned on the backside of the upper torso.  The band shall be exclusively placed on the back half of the singlet (not visible on the front half).
  • The three markings must remain untouched from any graphic, logo or third party identification.
  • The red markings shall be Pantone 2347C and blue markings shall be Pantone 299C.