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Winners announced for 2018 Match Official Appreciation Day

By Staff, 10/02/18, 11:45AM EDT


Find out who won what awards for this year's 2018 Match Officials Appreciation Day

Play. Inspire. Unite.

Ontario Soccer is thrilled to announce the following Match Officials Appreciation Day Award Winners for 2018. 

The ceremony for the Match Officials Appreciation awards will take place on Oct. 28, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at the BMO Club at BMO Field. Following the ceremony, attendees can stay to watch Toronto FC clash with Atlanta at 4:30 pm. 

Tickets cost $42.00 and includes: Match Officials Awards Ceremony, 1 Ticket for the TFC vs. Atlanta Game, Commemorative T-Shirt and early concession access.

A percentage of proceeds from each ticket sold will help equip Ontario Soccer fields with defibrillators. 


The first 200 officials to arrive will receive a commemorative coin.

To purchase tickets, please visit

Spirit of the Game Award Winners

DRSA – Gillian D’Alleva 

ECOSA – James Montague 

EMSA – Abbi Lezizidis

ECSA – Teodora Glisic 

EODSA – William McIntyre 

HamDSA – Paula Francisci 

HDSA – Jim Mataija 

LKSA – Eric Zhou 

NSA – Tony Maddalena 

PHSA – Andrew Murty 

SASA – Daniel Scarpino 

SSA – Jerome Watts 

SNE – Nicholas Daguerre 

SNW – Dino Felice 

SOSA – Stephane Auray 

SWRSA – Nava Rajabi 

SRSA – Claudio Clarini 

TSA – Silvio Aguayo 

YRSA – Ashley Marshall 

OPDL Development Award Winner

Brian Novogradac

Club Development Award Winner

Ottawa Gloucester Soccer Club