Male Young Referee of the Year Regional Award Winners:
Region I – Ryan White – Manassas, Va.
Ryan White (L) and Cassie Ferrari (R)
Ryan White first started refereeing in 2003 and since then, he has refereed numerous tournaments including the US Youth Soccer Virginia State Championships, US Youth Soccer Region I Premier League and US Youth Soccer Region I Championships. White's experience has also expanded to adult leagues. He is currently a Grade 6 referee and continues to further his knowledge by seeking advice and guidance from senior referees. The knowledge he receives is used not only enhance his skills, but also help younger referees that he helps to mentor as they progress on the field.