Welcome to the website of Hampshire / Franklin County IAABO Board 28. As a member board of IAABO (International Association of Approved Basketball Officials), we are dedicated to providing the highest levels of professionalism and quality officiating to basketball programs throughout Western Massachusetts.


2017 Hampshire/Franklin All Star Game

The 20th annual Hampshire-Franklin All-Star Game will be held Friday, March. 17 at Frontier Regional High School in Sunderland. The game will feature the top senior players from Hampshire and Franklin counties, with the girls game starting at 6:00 p.m., and the boys beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets will be available for purchase on March 17, with adult tickets costing $5 and student/senior tickets costing $3. Active and retired military personnel will be free of charge. All proceeds from the event will benefit the William F. Casey Scholarships. Since 1982, over $80,000 have been awarded in scholarships to local senior basketball players.

The annual Tom Cove Award and Jack Leaman Sportsmanship Award will also be awarded at the event.

Join IAABO Board 28!

IAABO Board 28 is seeking individuals interested in becoming certified basketball officials in Hampshire & Franklin Counties. Members of IAABO Board 28 enjoy the extensive network of training resources and benefits offered by the International Association of Approved Basketball Officials. To learn more about how to become a member of IAABO Board 28, please contact Secretary/Treasurer Michael Churchill at mchurchill@iaabo28.org.

More information is also available in our Becoming a Certified Official brochure

Board 28 Members Glenn Mallett and Steve Crites
IAABO Board 28 Life Members Glenn Mallett and Steve Crites share over 75 years of combined experience on the basketball court!

Upcoming Events

Friday, March 17, 2017, 6:00 PM
Hampshire/Franklin All Star Game
Frontier Regional School

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