Seitz, Duffy and Perez Selected to Officiate at 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup
Kari Seitz, Marlene Duffy and Veronica Perez have been selected to officiate at the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Germany, making the United States one of only five countries to have three representatives on FIFA's list of 51 officials.
- The three Americans were selected from an initial list of more than 500 referees. Seitz will be one of 16 referees working the tournament’s 32 matches, while Duffy and Perez will be part of a group of 32 assistant referees. FIFA has also named three referees from Europe who will serve exclusively as fourth officials during the competition.