We wanted to take a moment to express our deepest gratitude to each and every one of you. Being a referee isn't always the most glamorous role, but your commitment to ensuring the safety of our players and maintaining the integrity of the game has not gone unnoticed.
Your willingness to step onto the ice, facing scrutiny and occasional disagreement, speaks volumes about your passion for the sport and your dedication to upholding its standards. We recognize that the role of a referee is no easy task, and we want you to know just how much your efforts mean to us.
A special Thanks to Ryan Thompson (our referee scheduler), Your dedication and meticulous planning have been instrumental in ensuring that our games run seamlessly. Coordinating referees is no small feat, and your commitment to this task has not gone unnoticed. The countless hours you've invested in organizing schedules, communicating with referees, and handling unexpected challenges have truly set a standard of excellence.
In the heat of the game, you've kept your cool. Your decisions, though not always popular, have been fair and unwavering. You are the unsung heroes who ensure that our games run smoothly, and for that, we are truly grateful.