Dwindling Numbers

After peaking in the 2010-11 school year, the number of registered officials has dropped by 646 fewer officials in 2014-15.

School year Registered officials

2005-06 7,947

2006-07 8,040

2007-08 8,189

2008-09 8,409

2009-10 8,758

2010-11 8,847

2011-12 8,828

2012-13 8,619

2013-14 8,366

2014-15 8,201

Source: Minnesota State High School League