You Pushed Us, You Stressed Us, You Challenged Us
To Make Us Better Officials & Better People.
Your Legacies Will Go On As Those You Inspired &
Impacted Will Carry On To
A New Era Of Sports Officials.
Bill DeCosta Gary Stanley Joe Tatol Herb Latel
1935 - 2010 1949 - 2012 1922-2001 Date of Passing N/A
1994 Inductee into the
Over 45 years of
FHSAA Hall of Fame Officiating Service
Coach Ken Wing John Walters - Founder of SICOA
Proud Hosts Of Three FHSAA
Football Field Clinics
2003 / 2009 / 2013
Click 2013 Field Clinic Logo Above
To View Photos From The Clinic
FHSAA Football Official
Of The Year 2013
Andy Gugliemini with his 2013
FHSAA Football Official
of The Year Award
Presented on June 7th in Winter Park
2011 FHSAA Playoff Crew
Terrence Skinner patrolling his sideline
during a charged time-out. Does he really
look that innocent all the time?
Stacey Simmons in top form.
But he still played for the Stinkin Gators!
Finally! The Coin Toss at Jesuit
Referee Chip Lugo during the coin toss
during Breast Cancer Awareness Week
Doug trying to explain the rationale on his
sideline warning at Lakeland on 11-13.
Would you buy a used car from him?
We Think Its Jeff Merrin. Or Is It?
Veteran Umpire Frank Yodonis Taking
A Breather At Halftime
Could Mike be the lonliest man in the pressbox?
Bob Greco still looks good despite working in the
Public School System with middle schoolers.
Mike Lugo With His Pink Breast Cancer
Awareness Whistle at A Varsity Game In 2011
at a Webber University
Dr. West at the Citrus Bowl working
The SSFL Championship
National Anthem At An SSFL Game
Lance Sweat shows his form!
Somebody was dumb enough to leave an
open microphone in the press box. So John
to step in and take charge!
One of our first collegiate referee's.
Dr. West is a great friend of SICOA!
Mark Reddy and Reid Sergent with the Tampa Bay
Bucs Cheerleaders at the 2011 FSYFL
Championships in Tarpon Springs
Tyrone Mitchell gets ready to flip the coin at the
Midget Division game at the 2011 FSYFL State
Championships at Tarpon Springs.
(Ft. Myers vs. Flagler)
FCAPPS State Championship Crew 2012 at St. Petersburg
Catholic High School
2012 FYD Football Banquet at the Tampa
Convention Center.Top Row (L-R) SICOA
VP Ernest Smith, Big East Conference
Umpire Greg Brenner, SICOA President
Chip Lugo. Bottom Row (L-R) NFL Referee
Alberto Riveron & SICOA
Supervisor of Officials John Walters.
Brenner, Riveron & Walters all worked together
in the 80's and 90's and have
remained close over the years.
Riveron was promoted in February, 2012 to
Senior Director of Officiating for the NFL.
Brenner worked the 2010 BCS National
Championship at The Rose Bowl with his
Big East Conference Crew.
2012 FHSAA PLAYOFF ACTION
Round 2 - Region Semi-Final
Naples (42) at South Ft. Myers (21)
6-A Game On 11-23-12
Andy G with the captains at the coin toss
L-R: Wisner, Showers, Mero, Gugliemini, Shorey,
Garcia & Harman. Not Pictured is ECO Rick Turner.
Great Crew. But They Will Never Make The
Cover Of GQ!
Wayne Wisner & Reggie Showers
Umpire Mark Mero
2010 Game Day of Champions Crew at RJS
L-R: Greg Sausaman, Steve Harman,
Rick Gillette & Rick Sluga
Tom McGuirk, Jeff Phillips, Camille Nichols,
Reggie Showers & Wayne Wisner
Rick & Rick on top of the action at the 2010
Game Day of Champions at Raymond James Stadium
at Field Training
Lugo address's attendees at the 2004
Football workshop at the Comfort Inn.
Bob Greco working an NIFL game in Lakeland.
Could he possibly be the lonliest guy in the arena?
Alex Moore's Crew working the 2010 AIYFC
Tournament at Skyway
Walters at an SSFL game in 2004
Laugh It Up Guys. Wait Until You See Your Fall Bookings!
Geez! I don't remember this in the mechanics book!
Focus, Focus, Focus. Tom Lugo has it down pat.
Hey Mark, Where's The Football??
Mike Lugo, Wayne Wisner and Reggie Showers at the
2010 GCYFC Super Bowl in Plant City
Presence Lends Conviction.
If you see the ball penetrate the goal line, it's an easy sell!
Just before kick-off, what are Mike and Wayne
looking at in the stands?
Alex and Rusty between downs at Skyway.
Alex is also a SWAC Collegiate Official & A
Supplemental Sun Belt Conference Official.
Ben Alford got the spot.
Shannon Franklin's Crew 2011
Our First FHSAA Field Clinic In 2003.
(A Record Number At That Time) Of over 150
Attendees That Participated That August.
We Hosted A Second Clinic In 2009.
Clinic Staff of Instructors & Evaluators That
Worked With Over 150 Attendees.
Clinicians included Tom Symonette (Now an NFL Official)
& Greg Brenner (Big East Umpire & 2010 BCS National
Championship Official. Also Dan Evans, (Former MEAC
Supervisor of Officials & Dr. Ernest Benson (ACC Official)
On Sote Field Evaluations Were Conducted
At Every Site. The Staff Above Was Led By
Randy Merrill & Joseph Ondrula.
SICOA Supervisor of Officials Being Interviewed
By Eric Keaton of Brighthouse 47-TV For A
Special Program On The Development of
Football Officials At The Field Clinic
HIT THE BOOKS & THE FIELD
At The Annual White Hat
Workshop in Ruskin
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