International Association of Approved Basketball Officials, Inc.

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Official IAABO Uniform Supplier

Eastern Maine Board (111) of
Approved Basketball Official
"One Rule, One Interpretation"

Thoughts and Prayers

Peter Webb, long time member of Board #111 and recently retired Commissioner of Basketball for the State of Maine is dealing with some health issues.

Peter is not receiving visitors at this time but if you could keep him in your thoughts and prayers we're sure it would be much appreciated by both he and his family. Cards and notes can be sento his home address: Peter Webb P.O.Box 74 Stetson Maine 04488.

2019 Awards Banquet
Sunday, November 17th

The Awards Banquet will be held directly following the Fall Conference on Sunday, November 17th at Jeff’s Catering in Brewer. Social at 1:30 and dinner at 2:00 pm. The Banquet will honor former Commissioner of Basketball, Mr. Peter Webb and the recipients of the Jim DiFrederico Award, Mr. Dick Durost and Mr. Harry Orser.

The DiFrederico Award is given in memory and honor of Mr. Jim DiFrederico who was a twenty-five-year member of the Eastern Maine Board of Basketball Officials before he passed away unexpectedly in 1986 at the age of 56. Mr. DiFrederico was a highly respected basketball official, outstanding citizen, gentleman, and a friend to those who crossed his path in life. He left a very favorable impression on all who had the pleasure of knowing him.

Banquet Menu and Ticket Info

Please contact the Board Secretary at [email protected] if you have any questions.

Dual Membership Policy

New Dual Membership Policy is open for a 30 day comment period, Please email comments to the Board Secretary by November 8, 2019 at [email protected]

Dual Membership Policy

Regional Clinics and Meeting

Bangor area

All clinics at Hampden Academy

  • Mechanics Clinic (not for extra credit)- Sunday Nov. 10, 6:30 pm.
Important Dates
2019-29 Season

All Board #111 members must have an up to date Criminal History Records Check certificate on file with the Board Secretary in order to receive assignments. Please email the Secretary if you have any questions.

  • The Fall 2019 Awards Banquet, Sunday, November 17th.
    Jeff's Catering, Brewer

  • The Fall 2019 Conference, Sunday, November 17th.
    Hampden Academy, Hampden, ME
    See Agenda

  • IAABO Written & Manual Exam, Sunday, November 24th.
    Review at 6 pm, Test at 7 pm, Bennett Hall, University of Maine.

  • Clinic January 5, 2020 at 10 am
    Bennett Hall, University of Maine

  • Spring Business Meeting - March 7, 2020, 10am
    Hampden Academy

Concerning Uniforms
from March 2019 Council Meeting
  • Stay with the existing IAABO jacket that has been used by members in the past.
  • Eliminate the use of the jacket completely, as a crew option for that game.
  • Crews decide, for regular season games, if they wear gray or black and white, with gray being the default color.


Board minutes & reports


Please feel free to email any questions or concerns that might arise during the season to Emil Genest.

Territory - Hancock, Knox, Penobscot, Piscataquis
and Waldo Counties


  • President (2020)
    Emil Genest
  • President-elect  (2020)
    Nick Raymond

  • Past President (2020)
    Wayne Prescott

  • Vice President (2020)
    Bill Brooks

  • Interpreter (2020)
    Comm. Rep (2019)
    David Ames

  • Secretary/Treasurer  (2020)
    John A. Doe
    PO Box 341
    East Millinocket, ME 04430
    Home: 746-3784
    Cell: 461-3784
  • Assigner (2020)
    David Mansfield  
    39 Elizabeth Avenue
    Bangor, ME 04401
    v 942-2572 • m 478-5090

  • ME Basketball Commission:
    Mr. Peter Webb, Commissioner
    PO Box 74
    Stetson, ME 04488
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