Florida Youth Football Referee Attack Video 2011: Player Hits Ref
A Florida Youth Football Referee Was Attacked During a Game on Saturday, August 27, 2011. Here is the Video
A brutal fight broke out during a youth football game in Sarasota, Florida.
During a game between the Sarasota Gators and North Port Huskies on Saturday, August 27, 2011, members of the Gators coaching staff appeared to attack a referee after they complained that their team was being treated unfairly.
One of the Gators coaches seems to attack the ref, then a player gets in on the action and tackles the referee. Both teams stormed onto the field and a bench-clearing brawl ensued.
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said that they investigating the youth football fight.
WFTS.com reported that two to three people seen in the Florida youth football fight video will likely face battery charges.
A similar referee attack happened in Florida last year. A Desoto County basketball player a referee to the ground after he was ejected from the game.
Here is the Florida Youth Football Referee Attack Video