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General Information

Hector Berrios is LA FIRE's Referee Assignor.  Hector assigns for all LA FIRE Programs: Recreational,  YDP, and Competitive as well as all LA FIRE Tournaments.

Hector can be reached via email.  This is the best way to reach him is typically via his "Game Day" mobile phone, (504) 315-0230.

New referees or referees new to LA FIRE can email him their name, a unique email address, experience, and certification information in order to be added to the Referee Assignment Data Base.

Please use the "Game Day" mobile number to:

  • For Referees to report no shows, lateness, serious game problems, etc.
  • For Coaches to report Referee no shows, lateness, serious game problems, etc.

Please leave a message including field information and teams involved along with a return mobile number.

Referee certification information can be found on the LSA website. 

  • LA FIRE uses only United States Soccer Federation (USSF) certified referees for all its programs.
  • LA FIRE does not use Grade 9 referees.
  • LA FIRE recommends the Grade 8 certification course for beginning referees.

Contact Jason Dormady at for referee certification class schedules.