El Estoque

Callin’ the Shots

Soccer referee keeps his eye on the players during the game. Photo by Tabitha Mendez

Elena Khan and Tabitha Mendez

February 5, 2020

ssential to almost every sports competition, referees stand out in their striped black and white attire, a whistle dangling around their necks — it’s up to them to call the shots. With eyes on the players, coaches and fans, the referees are responsible for making quick choices to ensure the safety of th...