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Board 31 is always looking for officials, and our New Applicants classes for the 2017-18 season are right around the corner. This year’s training begins Sept. 27. Click here for all the details!

 



Meetings for 2017-18 season

  • Mandatory rules clinic: Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, 7 p.m., Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield, Mass.
  • Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, 10 a.m., Central HS, Springfield — Main Cafeteria (enter through “Theater & Natatorium” doors closest to tennis courts; end of hall, turn right)
  • Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 10 a.m., Central HS — Main Cafeteria
  • Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, 10 a.m., Central HS — Main Cafeteria
  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, 10 a.m., Central HS — Main Cafeteria
  • *Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, 10 a.m., Central HS — Main Cafeteria (*Makeup; only if necessary)
  • Banquet: TBD

A reminder email with these dates and other pertinent details will be sent from this website, so please ensure this site has your current email address. Contact Sec./Treas. Jeff Rivet (413-575-2006) for website access and other questions.


 

  • MIAA Registration and Background Checks are due before the 2017-2018 season!
    Please see Board News or simply click here to get started.


 


 

  • 2016 IAABO Massachusetts clinic dates posted.
    Please click the “Board News” link for locations and times.


 

  • Board 31 member Anthony “Tony” Dulude selected first MIAA Boys Basketball Official of the Year.
    Please click the “Board News” link above for the related article.


 

 2016-17 IAABO Board 31 Award Winners

James Yvon Award (program sportsmanship)

Central High School

 

Michael Deary Boys Scholarship

Nick Santos, Minnechaug Regional High School

 

Daniel A. Burke Girls Scholarship

Madison Gerry, Monson High School

 

Walter Hickson Award (service to the board)

Thomas “Zupo” Zukowski

 

       Robert D’Agostino Award (excellence in officiating)

           Brian Page



2017 BANQUET
— See story on the Board News tab.

The annual Board 31 banquet, under the direction of chair Odete Tome-Wells, was again a resounding success. Click the Board News tab above for an associated story.


 

The president of Board 31 is Brian Page. He can be reached at (413) 583-5130 or BPage@MassMutual.com
The Secretary/Treasurer of Board 31 is Jeff Rivet. He can be reached at (413) 575-2006 or jeffreyjrivet@hotmail.com
The Rules Interpreter for Board 31 is Chuck Elias. He can be reached at (413) 210-3827 or chuckelias@comcast.net
The PVIAC Basketball Commissioner for Hampden County is Bob Martin. He can be reached at 413-626-2666 or bmartin9424@gmail.com
IAABO’s official apparel provider is Smitty Officials’ Apparel. Our local provider is Whip’s Sporting Goods, 509 Page Blvd., Springfield. They can be reached at 413-739-0069 or whipssports.com

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