Silent September

New Rule for Youth Soccer Spectators

Seth Stokes
July 10, 2017 - 10:25 am

There is a new initiative coming to youth soccer fields this September where spectators aren't allowed to "heckle" officials. According to the governing body of soccer officials in South Carolina, this has become a problem so big that they are struggling to retain and therefore develop young referees. 

I spoke with South Carolina's State Referee Administrator, Kenneth Ayers, to learn more about Silent September and all that it involves. 

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