Refereeing can be a nerve-wracking experience at times for even a seasoned referee. Combine that with out-of-control parents and the fact that some of the new referees are as young as 12 years old, and it could be a recipe for disaster, or at least tears. Enter the referee mentor.
It was organized chaos on the St. Paul’s Lutheran soccer field in Cloquet Tuesday evening as six groups of 3- and 4-year-old “Little NetBusters” took to the field with a head coach and one or two teenage helpers.
The After School Running Club concept is intended to encourage family fitness of all ages. It also coincides with the debut of a new “AGE to age Family Fun Mile” at this year’s Lumberjack Laps event, slated for Saturday, May 11, at Cloquet High School, beginning at 10 a.m.
Two tries without success led Rainee Johnson to her third attempt at breaking through a wooden board with her kick. Hair tied back in a lime green ponytail, the 7-year-old Wrenshall first-grader grounded through the small square, splitting it in two.
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