Region 2 Young Female Referee of the Year | Emily Stalcup – Overland Park, Kan. 

Emily Stalcup has been named Region 2 Female Referee of the Year. Emily Stalcup has been involved in soccer for more than 12 years and has been refereeing for six of those years. She’s refereed at multiple US Youth Soccer National Championship Series events, US Youth Soccer Regional Presidents Cups and US Youth Soccer ODP events. At the 2013 National Championships in Overland Park, she volunteered over 20 hours as a statistician and took the chance to learn from referees working the event. Emily also works as a mentor for younger referees.

“Special congratulations to Emily for being named Region 2 Female Referee of the Year,” stated Shane Hackett, Executive Director of Heartland Soccer and Vice President of Recreation Soccer at Kansas State Youth Soccer Association.  “It great to see our young referees acknowledged for their hard work and contributions to the game.”