Welcome to the Greater New Haven Soccer Officials Association Website!

Please use this website as a convenient source to access information on upcoming events, meeting dates, important documents, links, news and facts. Good luck to all officials during your season!


     Purpose of GNHSOA
  • To unite only fully qualified soccer official in membership of the Association
  • To be responsible for the promotion, development and proper handling of games.
  • To foster and develop a thorough knowledge and understanding of the "The Rules of the Game" by the membership of the association.


News & Updates:

State Tourney Rules 2017

Dr. Joe Machnik gets inducted to U.S. Soccer Hall of Fame.  Dr Joe Machnik was a long time member of the GNHSOA.  See video and article links below:

Fox Sports Dr Joe Machnik video

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GNHSOA Mandatory meeting August 2017.docx
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2017 New Rules Changes

2017 Award Winners:

Tony DeNegri Award – Outstanding Male Soccer Player
Khaleed Dawkins - Shelton High School

John “Whitey” Puriek Award – Outstanding Female Soccer Player 
Caroline Monahan - Laurelton Hall

Bob Tingley Award – Boy’s Team Sportsmanship Award
Bullard Haven Tech High School

Mabel Peterson Award – Girl’s Team Sportsmanship Award
Foran High School

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