Los Padres Soccer Referees Association

About lpsra

Welcome to the Los Padres Soccer Referees Association!
Serving the Central Coast of California


Our Mission & Vision

 Are you tired of the same old routine and looking for a new challenge? Look no further than our esteemed organization. Our mission is to provide a platform for passionate soccer referees to come together, learn and grow, and promote fair play on the field. Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned official, we are dedicated to supporting your development and enhancing the integrity of the game. Join us today and become a part of the dynamic community of Los Padres Soccer Referees Association. Sign up now and embark on a rewarding journey as a soccer referee!

Why Choose Us

Are you tired of settling for mediocre referees for your soccer leagues? Look no further! Welcome to the Los Padres Soccer Referees Association, where excellence and professionalism are our top priorities. Our organization is the best choice for soccer leagues who value fair play and want to ensure a top-notch officiating experience for their players and fans. With a passionate and highly trained team of referees, we guarantee that every game will be officiated with utmost integrity and accuracy. Join us today and elevate the standard of refereeing in your soccer league. Sign up now and witness the difference that our esteemed organization can bring to your games!

LPSRA Board Info

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1142, Arroyo Grande, CA 93421

Executive Board

The executive board is elected in February for a term of 1 year beginning in March
  • President: Alex Sterling
  • Vice-President : Jhonna Dowd 
  • Treasurer: Miller Newlon
  • Secretary: Gary McLean
  • Director of Assignment: Derek Wink


Our members live and referee from Santa Ynez/Lompoc to Paso Robles/Cambria along the Central Coast of California.  We have new and experienced referees, USSF Grade 8 to National Referees.  We have an active youth referee program, and members officiate USSF(CSA/CYSA), NCAA(NISOA), CIF Southern Section (SCSOA), CIF Central Section, and AYSO games. 

Assignments are done through Arbiter Sports – REFEREE LOGIN

  • Cal South/US Soccer Assignor: Derek Wink
  • CIF Assignor: Derek Wink
  • Middle School Assignor: Jose Acosta
  • Women’s League Assignor: Jose Acosta

USSF Instructor

  • Rik Williams – email

CIF Instructors

  • Rik Williams – email