HFC United uses referees who are trained and certified by the Minnesota State Referee Committee (SRC). The SRC is responsible for certifying and re-certifying referees in Minnesota. 


Age  Position Pay rate Per Game
U9/U10 Center $30.00
U11/U12 Center $35.00
AR1 & AR2 $25.00/each
U13/U14 Center $65.00
AR1 & AR2 $35.00/each
U15/U16 Center $70.00
AR1 & AR2 $40.00
U17-U19 Center $75.00
AR1 & AR2 $50.00/each

New Referees

HFC United has partnered with Minnesota Elite Assigning LLC to manage all referee scheduling and payments.

If you are interested in registering to referee for HFC United, or for any of the clubs serviced by  Minnesota Elite Assigning LLC, please contact Brian Wood at

The SRC also has a section devoted to new and interested referees that provides all of the steps in becoming elligible.

The SRC has also created a step-by-step instruction guide for new referees to become a licensed grassroots referee in Minnesota (see link below to download).

New referees will be compensated $40.00 after they ref 10 games by the club to offset the cost of registration.

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Contact Info

HFC United
P.O. Box 596
Hastings, MN 55033

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