• Two Common Issues In Sports Officiaitng: Recruitment and Retention

      Houston-Wilson, Cathy; Hill, Dylan; The College at Brockport (2019-05-14)
      The purpose of this synthesis was to identify on two common issues in Sports Officiating: Recruitment and Retention. An extensive examination of literature was conducted in order to review and research the problem in sports officiating of recruitment and retention. The purpose of this article is to identify researched recruitment and retention issues of sports officials, ways to retain current officials, and strategies to help recruit new officials. (Titlebaum, Haberlin, & Titlebaum 2009). This synthesis will review the literature on two common issues in Sports Officiating: Recruitment and Retention. Keywords: Recruitment, retention, mentorship, official, association, referee.