US Soccer Referees Take the Helm of Opening Games

posted Jul 23, 2012, 10:35 PM by Colin Arblaster   [ updated Jul 23, 2012, 10:39 PM ]
It gives me great pleasure to give you the following great news:

Olympia 2012 Referee Appointments - Match day 1

25 July 2012

M1, Group E
16:00 CET, Cardiff (Millennium Stadium)
Great Britain - New Zealand
Referee: Kari Seitz (USA)
Assistant Referee 1: Veronica Pérez (USA)
Assistant Referee 2: Marlene Duffy (USA)
Fourth Official: Quetzalli Alvarado (MEX)

26 July 2012

M1, Group D
14:45 CET, Glasgow (Hampden Park)
Spain - Japan
Referee: Mark Geiger (USA)
Assistant Referee 1: Mark Hurd (USA)
Assistant Referee 2: Joe Fletcher (CAN)
Fourth Official: Roberto Garcia (MEX)

This is a proud day for USA Referee Crew to represent the first match for each category.  I am so proud of our referees.  Once again to check on our USA referees progress please go to: