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Meeting Schedule



  • 2024-25 Season- stay tuned!


Lufkin meetings at Lufkin Convention Center.


Nac Meetings at McMichael Middle School.


All meetings start at 6 pm.


Local Basketball officiating Chapter: What we Do...


Membership Organization

Our Chapter is a member of the Texas High School Basketball Officials Association (UIL Member). Our local members are basketball referees who are trained and have passed a background check.

Interested in joining or becoming a basketball official?  Contact Julie Bachman at


Assign officials for affiliated schools and local area tournaments

We assign all girls and boys basketball games for our affiliated ISDs (see list below).  In addition- we work with schools who are hosting tournaments to provide officiating services. 


If you need officials for a tournament- contact Ricky Conner at


Support our Affiliated Communities and UIL's Mission

Our officials live and work in the communities we serve.  We are proud of the role we play in UIL's mission: to organize and properly supervise contests that assist in preparing students for citizenship. It aims to provide healthy, character building, educational activities carried out under rules providing for good sportsmanship and fair play for all participants.

Schools we serve:

  • Apple Springs

  • Broaddus

  • Central Heights

  • Central

  • Center

  • Chireno

  • Corrigan

  • Cushing

  • Diboll

  • Douglass

  • Garrison

  • Groveton Centerville

  • Hemphill

  • Hudson

  • Huntington

  • Lufkin

  • Martinsville

  • Nacogdoches

  • Pineywoods Academy

  • San Augustine

  • Wells

  • Woden

  • Zavalla


Board of Directors

  • President - Jay Wyatt

  • Vice President- Myrick Richard

  • Assignment Secretary - Ricky Conner

  • Treasurer - Aaron Smith

  • Board Member - Willie Willis

  • Board Member - Julie Bachman

  • Board Member - Michael Barnes

  • THSBOA Executive Chair - Eddie Hopkins

The SFA Basketball Officials Association is an organization dedicated to providing outstanding officiating for East Texas Schools.  The SFA Chapter is authorized by and will be governed by the Constitution and the Bylaws of the University Interscholastic League and the Bylaws of the SFA Chapter.  The Association is a member of  the University Interscholastic League (Texas Public Schools)

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