January 26, 2021 (January 11, 2021 - January 25, 2021)
General Meeting (online) -
Online General Meeting tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, February 2, 2021 -- 7:30 pm.
Check your email for the online link.
January 5, 2021
January 8 - February 12, 2021
This window is only open to officials who were unable to write the exam during the first window.
January 3, 2021
Training Session 6: Individual Officiating Techniques (IOTs)
EBOA members are invited to attend an online training session with Kerron Lewis, EBOA Director of Education, to discuss Individual Officiating Techniques (IOTs). Three sessions are being offered, please register for ONE only.
Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 10:00 am
or Option 2:
Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 12:30 pm
or Option 3:
January 3, 2021
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 7:00 pm
The EBOA is proud to host a special multi-sport forum for females in Association with the ABOA, Alberta Soccer, Alberta Softball Umpires Association, Alberta Volleyball and Hockey Alberta. Through their personal experience, an elite panel of world class level female referees will offer insight, lessons learned and potential pathways to less experienced or novice officials. A question and answer session will follow the panel presentations.
This forum is open to any female official of any sport, or those who may want to become a referee. Registration is free.
Space is limited and offered on a first-come first-served basis.
December 19, 2020
EBOA Officially a Society
As of October 2, 2020, the EBOA is officially recognized as a chartered society, thanks to the hard work and effort of Leo Mangano, Treasurer and Past President, and Chad Bowie.
EBOA on Facebook and Twitter
In order to help communicate and connect with the basketball community and our members, the EBOA has expanded its online footprint. Check it out and remember to click Like.
NOVEMBER 6, 2020
Metro High School Athletics
"As of November 6th, athletics will remain status quo, due to the climbing number of cases in our region. Schools that choose to are permitted to continue their in-house programming, which could include intramurals, tryouts, practices, scrimmages, and training within their own buildings.
The next communication will be made the week of November 23, after the Metro Membership meeting."
"As we continue to navigate through this uncharted territory [caused by covid-19], the ASAA is committed to providing guidance to help our schools to find a safe path forward to returning to sport in the school setting."
NOVEMBER 4, 2020
ACAC Cancels Winter 2021 Sports
EDMONTON – "As the result of recent developments, the ACAC has officially cancelled the 2021 extended winter semester season of athletics. A surge in Covid-19 cases in Alberta has caused the majority of ACAC member institutions to extend on-line academic program delivery into the winter 2021 semester in the interests of protecting the health and safety of students and the broader community."
OCTOBER 15, 2020
Canada West Cancels Fall/Winter Sports Season
EDMONTON – "Canada West announced that no conference regular season, playoff or championship events will be staged during the 2020-21 season in men's and women's basketball, volleyball, hockey and wrestling. USports had already cancelled National Championships earlier this year."
The door was left open for the possibility of some non-conference play.