Disregard Posting for Minerva!

posted Jul 27, 2018, 5:01 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

Apologies for the previous email concerning the Minerva shirt. That post is outdated. Please disregard.
Regards. John P.

Officials of the Year Honored 2018

posted Jul 27, 2018, 4:56 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster   [ updated Jul 27, 2018, 4:57 AM ]

At the summer IHSA Officials clinic, three of our very own were honored as Officials of the year in Track and Field, and Cross Country. Dave Feldhake was honored as the Cross Country official, while Jason Gray was named the Boys Track and Field Official, and Mark Schall the Girls Track and Field Official. 

In addition, Bill Drennan received a 15 yr Service Award and Bruce Weiman received a 30 yr Service Award.

Congratulations to these fine men.

Minerva Shirt

posted Jul 27, 2018, 4:52 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

Official Shirt Available

Posted by Mike Powers 

Minerva Promotions in Bloomington is once again making a special order for the popular IHSA Track and Field Officials shirt.  I have attached that order form to this email.  They come in RED and WHITE.  You can get the US FLAG embroidered on the right sleeve and the IHSA OFFICIALS LOGO can be embroidered on the left sleeve for an additional charge.  You can also order the IHSA necktie. 

Do the following to place an order:

  1. Print the order form
  2. Complete the order form
  3. Mail the order form with check or credit card information to Minerva Promotions in Bloomington.  Address at bottom of form.
  4. All orders are due to their office by February 10, 2018.  All orders will be processed at that time.
  5. Please do not send the order to me!!!

I will have some order forms at the ITCCOA Annual Meeting this Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the Eastland Suites in Bloomington.  You may pick up one then.

Hope to see you on Saturday at the Annual Meeting.  Contact me if you have any questions.

Happy Holidays!




Officials Honored at Annual Meeting

posted Dec 19, 2017, 4:55 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

Patty McHugh was announced as the honoree of the Rookie of the Year at the annual meeting held Saturday, Dec. 9th in Bloomington. The Hall of Fame inductees were Lonelle Poole and Tom Todd. Full biographies can be found here

Annual Meeting Agenda Posted

posted Dec 5, 2017, 12:04 PM by ITCCOA Webmaster

The agenda for the meeting to be held on Saturday, December 9th can be found below the meeting page link, or by clicking here directly.

Officials Honored at Annual Conference

posted Aug 2, 2017, 4:38 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

The IHSA Officials Conference had an Awards Program at the Embassy Suites in East Peoria on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Here are some pictures from the program.

Glenn Cothern
Glenn Cothern of Gibson City. 50 years. 

Richard Cox of Sterling. 50 years.

John Betteridge of Elmhurst. IHSA Cross Country Official of the Year. 
Keith Jacobi of Batavia. Boys Track and Field Official of the Year. 
Don Hackler of Ridge Farm. Girls Track and Field Official of the Year.

Thanks to Mike Powers for the information and photographs! Congratulations to all!

2018 Clinic Information

posted Jun 16, 2017, 4:44 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

What:         IHSA Track and Field Officials Clinic (Level 1) 

When:             Saturday, January 20, 2018

Where:           St. Charles East High School    

1020 Dunham Road 

St. Charles, IL  60174


Time:              9:00 am. to 3:00 pm.


§  This is a Level 1 Clinic.  We are targeting 1st, 2nd, and 3rd-year IHSA Officials.

§  Officials of any year of experience may attend and receive IHSA clinic credit.

§  “Hands-On” Clinic.  We will put a starter’s pistol in your hand.  Athletes will be available.

§  As an IHSA Official, you will typically be the Starter and the Referee.  You will learn to manage the Starting Line and make basic decisions with all the Field Events.

§  Refreshments and Lunch will be provided.

§  There will be DOOR PRIZES!!  

§  Meets all IHSA Clinic requirements.

Cost:               $40.    ($50 at the door)

Registration:  Pre-register online 

Contact:         Mike Powers, Past-President ITCCOA Cell phone:  630-234-2848

IHSA Shirt Donation

posted Feb 21, 2017, 9:01 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

Angelo Rinchiuso has made arrangements to collect and send any unwanted IHSA polo shirts to a country that could use gently used clothing. If you wish to donate please bring them to the Boys State Meet.

Hall of Fame / Rookie of the Year Announced

posted Dec 23, 2016, 8:03 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

At the annual meeting, Pete Tucker and Van Steckelberg were honored as the 2016 recipients of the ITCCOA Hall of Fame. Rookie of the Year awards went to Jordan Sieger, Jonathan Troyer, and Cliff Norman. Bios and photos can be found on the recognition page of the web site. Congratulations to all honorees!

IHSA Track XC Shirts Offered by Minerva

posted Nov 23, 2016, 4:41 AM by ITCCOA Webmaster

Attached is a special order form Minerva for an IHSA T&F Officials shirt.  The ITCCOA has been doing this for years.  The deadline for ordering is February 11, 2017.  Order forms and checks are to be sent to Minerva in Bloomington by Feb 11.  They will not send out any of the shirts until the deadline dates. See order form below (IHSA TRACK XC ORDER FORM 2017).


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