NorCal Referees



Type of Incident:Sportsmanship — May be used if a team, player, coach, or spectator is involved.
Match Number:720
Date of Incident:2019-05-19
Time of Incident:08:15:00
Location of Incident:Highlands Park
Competition:2019 Spring League
Home Team:Stealth 02 White
Visiting Team:International FC White 02B
Age Group and Gender:U17B
Team Affiliation of Individual Committing Incident:International FC White 02B
Incident Summary:Allegation of a mass confrontation involving the San Bruno players leaving the bench. After this it is alleged that certain items were thrown by the San Bruno players towards the referee crew and the San Bruno players directed profanity and threats toward the San Carlos. In addition, it is alleged that San Bruno parents entered the field and verbally abused the match officials.
Comments:After a hearing, the PAD Committee found that:
1. A mass confrontation occurred and San Bruno players left the bench, though those San Bruno players have not been identified.
2. San Bruno players did throw items towards the referee crew though the players throwing items have not been identified.
3. It was not confirmed that the San Bruno players directed racial epithets towards the San Carlos players.
4. Several spectators associated with San Bruno did enter the field and verbally assault the match officials.
The coach of the San Bruno team, Osvaldo Gomez, is suspended 4 games - 2 games for failing to control his team's spectators, and 2 games for failing to control his team.
The PAD Committee recommends to the Board of Directors of NorCal Premier Soccer that San Bruno be placed on probation for a period of 1 year.