St. Louis Officials Association

Basketball ODP Year - 1 thru 3

Curriculum Outline in Process - 4 Sessions, Sample 2015/2016 

Session One

  • Welcome/Intro T/F Quiz #1 (15min) Larry Donovan
  • 2015-16 O.D.P. Point of Emphasis & Commitment (5Min) Aaron Mitchell
  • NFHS/MSHSAA 2015-16 Rules/Mechanics Changes (20Min) Mark Probst
  • Film Study: Hand Checking/Ball Handler Contact & Intentional Fouls (25Min) Will Armon & Rodney Reeves
  • Guest: Jay Blossom, Webster HS Head Boys Coach (20Min) "What a coach expects from an official" - following Q&A
  • Importance of Special Reports (5Min) Sara Woods-Bryant

Session Two

  • Welcome T/F Quiz #2 (15 mins) - Larry Donovan
  • Looking the Part - Appearance Matters (10 mins) - Will Armon
  • Game Management-"Did your whistle improve the game?" (10 mins) Jason Dohrmann
  • Film Study: Front court / Back Court?
  • & Rough Play (25 mins) - Aaron Mitchell & Bill Dupont
  • Guest: Jerry Collins, AD @ Webster Groves H.S. (20 mins) "What an A.D. expect from an official?" following Q&A
  • How to attain "consistency" (10 mins) - Rodney Reeves 

Session Three

  • Welcome T/F Quiz #3 (15 mins) - Larry Donovan
  • How to get Better - Mapping Out a Plan (15 mins) - Glenn Brinkmann
  • Game Management- 5 Min Captain/Coaches Meeting - TBA
  • Film Study: Mechanics Review & Signaling (25 mins) - Brad Fritsche & Shannon Shafer
  • Guest: Gerry Pollard, NCAA Division 1 Men's Basketball Official (30 mins) "The IT Factor - What is "IT" and How do I get "IT"? Following Q&A
  • Official / Fan Code of Conduct (5 mins) - Mark Probst 

Session Four

  • Filmed Jamboree Scrimmage Work @ TBD (2 & 3 Man w/Mentors) 
  • MSHSAA Annual Test Meeting !!

 SLOA, Attn: Dave Fuchs, Secretary, 16758 Wills Trace, Wildwood MO 63005
   Email: sloa.info@gmail.com   (C) 2016 St. Louis Officials Assn.
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