Texas sports officials combat fan abuse with new ‘three strike’ policy
Updated: Aug. 12, 2022 at 12:09 PM CDT
Bill Theodore, Assistant Executive Director at the Texas Association of Sports Officials, says years of abuse by fans has caused officials to quit the profession.
“It’s not recruiting that’s the problem,” Theodore said. “It’s keeping them that’s the problem.”
Today is National Hunting and fishing Day, a day introduced in 1972 that recognizes the health and recreational virtues of hunting and fishing. It’s also a day for East Texans that marks the preparation for numerous game seasons on the horizon.