USSF grade 7 requirements for Montana
1. have completed 25 U17 and above matches
2. 15 of the U17 and above 25 matches must be centers
3. Must have been a grade 8 for one year.
4. Must be 17 years old
Montana Youth Soccer Association has a grade 7A that will be placed in a select pool of referees that complete the following:
1. Meeting the requirements of a USSF grade 7 and complete one evaluation on a 80 minute or longer game as center and one evaluation as a Assistant Referee
2. Pass the USSF Grade 6 fitness test.
3. Annual maintenance for a grade 7A will be one evaluation each year.
Referees who are a grade 7A will be placed in a select group of refs that get the following:
1. Priority selection at state tournaments to have motel paid for.
2.Get first pick for semi finals and finals over non Grade 7A referees
3. Get first selection to attend out of state USYSA tournaments.
4. Qualify for bonus pay at all state tournaments