Iowa Referee Honor Roll & Accomplishments

Many referees have been recognized over the years for their accomplishments, hard work and dedication in the areas of refereeing, referee development, and administration. This page honors those individuals who have been so recognized.

FIFA / Professional / National Referees
FIFA Referees and ARs (Grade 1 & 2)
- Terry Vaughn (Referee, 2004- )

USSF Professional Referees and ARs (Grade 3)
- Terry Vaughn (Referee, 2001- )
- Landis Wiley (Referee, 2009- )
- Doug Jotzke (Referee, 2001-2003) 
- Faith Rossi (Referee, 2002-2003) 
- Hidajet Tica (Referee, 2009)

USSF National Referees (Grade 4) 
- Terry Vaughn (1998- )
- Hidajet Tica (2006-10 )
- Dan Cataldi (2007-10 )
- Landis Wiley (2008- )
- Faith Rossi (2002-2004) 
- Doug Jotzke (2000-2008)
- Katja Koroleva (2012- )
- Lance Mesman (2012- )

Referees Working Pro Leagues 
Men's First Division (MLS)
- Terry Vaughn (Referee, 2001- )
- Landis Wiley (Referee, 2010- )

Women's First Division (WUSA / WPS)

- Katja Koroleva (AR, 2011- )
- Faith Rossi (nee Darrow) (Referee, 2001-2003)
- Terry Vaughn (Referee, 2001-2003)

Men's Second Division (USL1/NASL)
- Terry Vaughn (R)
- Hidajet Tica (R)
- Landis Wiley (R)
- Doug Jotzke (R)

Referee Awards
Iowa Adult Referee of the Year
- Faith Rossi(nee Darrow) (2000)
- Phil Sinnwell (2002)
- Naser Sinonavic (2004)
- Dan Waskel (2005)
- Doug Jotzke (2006)
- Hidajet Tica (2007)
- Landis Wiley (2008)

Region II Adult Referee of the Year
- Faith Rossi (nee Darrow) (2000)
- Landis Wiley (2008)

National Adult Referee of the Year
- Faith Rossi (nee Darrow) (2000)

State Youth Referee of the Year Awards
- Terry Vaughn (1995)
- Mike Post (1999)
- Tyler Eason (2000)
- Landis Wiley (2001)
- Katja Koroleva (2002)
- Chris Civitate (2003)
- Ryan Rink (2004)
- Audra Robinson (2004)
- Ramsey Tesdell (2005)
- Mark Jackson (2006)

Region II Youth Referee of the Year
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National Youth Referee of the Year


Amateur / Adult Tournament Appointments 
USASA Amateur National Cup Finals
- Terry Vaughn
- Doug Jotzke

Nike Friendlies Tournament
- Hidajet Tica (2)
- Doug Jotzke

Adidas Int Friendly Tournament
- Terry Vaughn

Region II Amateur Championship Tournament
- Terry Vaughn
- Doug Jotzke
- Faith Rossi 
- Dan Waskel
- Naser Sinanovic
- Dan Cataldi
- Hidajet Tica
- Landis Wiley
- Dan Cataldi
- Lance Mesman
- Tom McCulloh
- Trent Payne
- Chad Sussex
- Kevin Mesman

Youth Tournament Appointments
U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships
- Terry Vaughn (1995, 1998)
- Mike Lucht (1999)
- Faith Rossi (2000)
- Landis Wiley (2004, 2006, 2007)
- Hidajet Tica (2004)
- Dan Cataldi (2005)
- Katja Koroleva (2006, 2009)
- Lance Mesman (2008)
- Kevin Zhang (2009)
- Justin Mack (2009-AR, 2010-AR)

US Soccer Development Academy National Finals
- Landis Wiley (2008-Referee)
- Justin Mack (2010-AR)
- Katja Koroleva (2011-Referee)

ODP National Finals (Boys)
- Landis Wiley (2003)
- Tyler Turner (2010)

ODP National Finals (Girls)
- Katja Koroleva (2005)

Region II Youth Championship Tournament
- Terry Vaughn
- Doug Jotzke
- Landis Wiley
- Hidajet Tica
- Dan Cataldi
- Dan Sanchez
- Johann Miranda
- Tom McCulloh
- Robert Heitman, Jr.
- Mike Lucht
- Todd Welch
- Dan Waskel
- Katja Koroleva
- Faith Rossi (nee Darrow)
- Kris Ackerson
- Kurt Ackerson
- Ramsey Tesdell
- Chris Civitate
- Mike Post
- Tyler Eason
- Chris Ouellette
- Nick Ouellette
- Bridget Ouellette
- Liz Ouellette
- Andres Pfeffercorn
- Dan Redmond
- Ryan Rink
- Jennifer Dvorak-Dunn
- Xiao Li
- Kevin Zhang
- Lance Mesman
- Kevin Mesman
- Chad Sussex
- Izudin Hodzic
- Mark Jackson
- Nikki Pippert
- Justin Mack
- Adam Clark
- Sean McVeigh
- Doug Nikl
- Jordan Palmer
- Tyler Turmer


USSF Development Academy - Assessors
- Shane Smith - (2009)

- Phil Watson - (2010)


Emeritus and Honorary Referees
- Greg Annexstad
- Cary Bryant
- Bryan Foster
- Bob Heitman, Sr.
- Mike Lucht
- Craig Nelsen
- Bob Osborne
- Dan Redmond
- Faith Rossi
- Phil Sinnwell
- Chip Walaska
- Phil Watson

Iowa Soccer Hall of Fame
Iowa Soccer Association
- Bonnie Larson
Iowa High School Athletic Association
- Terry Vaughn