Certified Judges

The World Axe Throwing League is proud to showcase our Certified Judges! WATL Certified Judges are held to the highest standard in understanding and implementing our rules when overseeing sanctioned events such as leagues, tournaments, qualifiers, and more. Certified Judges allow venues to organize and run these sanctioned events to the highest standards and best practices.

WATL Judges are:

  • Certified by WATL 
  • Up-to-date with the latest rules & changes
  • Able to officially run WATL sanctioned leagues
  • Have the ability to help in WATL sanctioned tournaments, including the World Axe Throwing Championship
  • Have a deep understanding of the rules for:
    • Standard (Hatchet)
    • Big Axe
    • Duals
  • Can conduct Qualifying Throws (Open & Closed) for Major and Televised Tournaments
  • Able to renew or up-date the Certified Judge standing in future years when rule changes occur
  • Serve as a substitute that may assist other venues in hosting leagues or tournaments

The full list of WATL Judges:

Current as of February 29, 2024.

Abbey FinkillBrittany AustinErik RimblasJohn PriceMatthew H PerrySana Khan
AbbyBrittany ClineErik ThompsonJohn RonanMatthew RobbinsSarah “Sooper” Cooper
Abel CastanedaBrittany Elizabeth StreckerErika BrynildsenJon PelletierMatthew SmallSarah Lehman
Adam EberhartBruce John PalanskyErika DicoccoJonathan PimentelMatthew SmithSarah Sed
Adam HavelBruce NettoErin SmithJonathan QuallsMatthew WiggintonSarah Smith
Adam SantoroBryce PorterErnie Wilkins JrJonny GappMax MoormanSarah Westlake
Adrian AceboBryce SaboEthan D GoldmeerJordan Alexander ThornburghMelanie WintersSarah Woody
Al BraunBryce SaboEugie OttJorge SanchezMelinda L. OreSasha Edwards
Alex CannadyCaitlin MckeeEvelyn OliverJose R LopezMelissa ParkerSathia Davidson
Alex EversonCarol GravesFlyinsamoan (Darrell Elisaia)Joseph A. KuciaMelissa ReedSavanah Sheets
Alex GottlerCarson HelleurFrancesca LopezJoseph Brian JonesMelody RohalyScott Melanson
Alex MillerCary BrownFrank ChristmasJoseph DayMia DalmeidaScott Aronson
Alex PriceCaryn GillamFrank P GutierrezJosh HeakeMichael AritaScott Gardner
Alex WhiteCasey FaulknerFrank SumnerJosh MattisonMichael B. LewisScott Miller
Alexi JamesonCassaundra Taylor WheatonGarret HenniganJosh UnserMichael BauerScott Miller
Alexis KuglerCatalina WiederholtGarrett RiceJoshua AlbertMichael CookScott St Clair
Alicja KrzyzanowskaCatherine DowieGary MccartneyJoshua HornerMichael DaySean Dunaway
Alisha SchroederChad Marshall PinnixGary MooreJoshua W. SchmidtMichael EndthoffSean Sears
Alisha ShepperdChad MartinezGary RizzoJoshua W. SchmidtMichael FitzgeraldSebastian Arnold
Alison FawthropChad PalmerGary W WhitakerJt AxecopMichael HendersonSebastian Lytwynec
Allison LeeChantal AssselinGavin JoyceJt HenningerMichael JanesSelton Wade Pettus
Allyson CasperChaosGeoff PutneyJt MalashevichMichael LundySeth Catron
Alon ShahakCharity B HetzGeorge BesseyJulian BownMichael Meilandt GivensSeth Lishman
Amanda TrowbridgeCharlie KarakisGeorge HarrisJustin CleaverMichael MossShane Ryan Funke
Amaya AllenCherie MccorveyGlenn H. RoderJustin GonkaMichael R. WestbrookShane Stephens
Amber DevineCheryl JonesGrant KrambJustin HansonMichelle WingShannon Zelek
Amber Hicks NormanChester DomorackiGrant SchaabJustin PersadMike BadgerShaun Daniels
Amber YoungCheyenne SpaffordGregg WardKacey JenningsMike BenoitShaun L Bill
Amora PalmerChris AndersonGregory A MckeithanKandice BeamishMike CoombsShaun T Clark
Amy Del DucaChris ClevelandGuy R. Vogt Jr.Katelyn GarrowMike Del DucaShawn J Erickson
Amy GouldChris DaltonHaily DudzinskiKatharine MacmartinMike JohannsShawn Sexton
Amy HolzgrafeChris KrobHamish ‘Mish’ BowkerKathleen WileyMike MiracleShay Hetz
Andre JokielChris M WoodHarley BergerKatie CasidaMike MortonShaylee Jensen
Andrea HildebrandtChristopher ChapmanHeather DratwaKaty McbrydeMohammad Al-SheboulShea Wheeler
Andrew Lord WolfChristopher DuboisHeather N MaroneKaylyn OlsonMolly GrinnanSheridan Brooks Perrin
Andrew MossChristopher George HuftenHeather TeichgraeberKc Betts “Savage Ol Coot”Molly K FlynnStefan Karakis
Andrew SudolChristopher GilesHolly BallantyneKeely HughesMonty MontgomeryStephanie Foster
Andreya S. ChapmanChristopher J SassiHoward R Jones JrKeith E HummelMorgan HaftersonStephanie Jo Hoyt
Angel DarlingChristopher SpringerIan Colin IrelandKelin RandallNatesh KirpalaniStephanie King
Angela JensonCiara ManesIgnacio “Luke” SalazarKellan Gallagher PetersonNathan LumleyStephanie Muller Mozdzierz
Angharad GladdingCj GreenIsabella G. CastellanoKelly RotaNeil RustStephen Center
Anika M VelasquezClark ZimmermanIsaiah GarciaKelton GoldNevin Keliihoomalu Gordon-KeolanuiStephen Latza
Anna MierClayton FawthropIsaiah HarrisKen LankNicholasStephen Tyler Arnold
Anthony FerrariCliff MooreIvory Joy ReidKendra KolomyjaNicholas BondSteve Bridges
Anthony OrtizClifford Daniel GodfreyJackKenneth MillerNicholas CarnesSteve Middleton
Anthony TolenCody NelsonJack DonovanKenneth SiuNicholas FarrowSteven Fort
Ariana HayesCody ScottJack William BidlakeKenny PierceNicholas J RomansSteven Greene
Ashlen McginnisColbe Daniel PudellJackson WoolleyKenny SaundersNicholas WallaceStjepan P Richtaritsch
Ashley KlothColby DeanJacob CrossanKevin A. McnairNicholas WoodStorm Morales
Ashley N BowerCole EstremJacob KeszthelyiKevin BernalNichole HardingSydney Cotterman
Ashley SissonsCole TuftJacob Louis Perkins IiKevin Charles BonannoNick HayesTabitha Carroll
Ashley StevensonColin BlythJacob ShermanKevin HollisterNick KolomyjaTavin Jack Andersen
Ashley WilkinsColleen StusekJacob SiroisKevin PomeyNicole MccabeTed R Cook Jr
Ashly ThompsonColton AskewJake ParkeKevin StewartNicole Raine PetersonTeresa Coons
Ashlyn Lampela-ChristmasColton NewtonJake PidgeonKiley BryanNigel SakosThomas Antoniello
Audrey DauelConnor D. SteckJakob SchaferKimberley FergusonNiko JonesThomas Casper
Austin CampbellConnor PedersenJames David HoseltonKimberly J NettoNoah Ryan ToussaintThomas Corey
Austin FolkCory TaylorJames E. Tolbert IiiKimberly M DehooghNoah LoganThomas Fenn Jr
Austin HusomeCraig SchluterJames HewittKimberly RaeNovan HoytTiger Danyliw
Austin J BockCurtis SethalerJames NadlerKimberly RiosOlaf LeeTiiffany Oakley
Austin O’BrienDakoda “Radnar” DorsaneoJames PalumbiKimberly SalwachOtae EstesTim Leinen
Austin PriceDakota CoxJames Patrick HernandezKimberly WiesePamela EmersonTim Valliere
Austin ShepperdDakota ShepperdJames RuddyKirstyn ValenciaPamela EricksonTimothy Cloutier
Avery TaylorDan Axe LevyJames ScargillKody James BoylePamela RipleyTimothy Edward Zlomke
Bailey John MillsDan BrynildsenJames W. Lentz Jr.Kohei HosoyaParis TrottierTina Harrington
Baltazar EnriquezDan KoehlerJames WhiteleyKorben PiercePatrick BachmanTobias Macera
Barbara Anne EdmondsDan LobergJamie GiacintoKori EllisPatrick ConoverTodd Mueller
Barry BurrisDaniel BasicJamie Lynn RobinsonKraemer SimmondsPatrick WilliamsTodd White
Barry CoombesDaniel BoudrieauJamie TreschakKrew FyansPatty FitzgeraldTom Decker
Barry CoombesDaniel GreenJarrett JokielKrissy TeetsPhil WhitneyTom Dull
Beck VoltemrDanielleJasmine RameyKrista HagenPhilippe LachanceTom Knapp
Ben ParkerDanny WilliamsJason AlbertKrista MackieRachel BrownTom Nelson
Ben PaultreDaren DesyviaJason BengeKristyn Muller MirasolRachel HouseTom Warmington
Benjamin BingertDavid HallJason SirettKrystina AquinoRachel MeadeTommy James Parnell
Benjamin FowlerDavid ClineJason W. CalhounKyle DavisRachel RowellTony Mellone
Benjamin GaddyDavid DratwaJason WaltersKyle DurrantRandall Lee BookamerTopher Mcpherson
Beth BarberDavid Ivey IiJave YoshimotoKyle Ingram-SayeauRandy HempelTracey Mccormick
Betsy ChilcoatDavid KulikowskiJeb BissetKyle SkalRandy PritchardTracy Musick
Billee W AdamsDavid LewisJeb BissetKyle SpeelmanRay SiochowiczTreavor Quinn
Billie J. EversDavid LoweJeffery W HarringtonKyle ThompsonRaymond “Stingray” DalesTrent Lilly
Bird “The Butcher” DurrantDavid RichardsonJeffrey M CoultonLakin HouseRebecca CorleyTrevor Weaver
Bob ConradDavid RondeauJen GaddyLaura BauerRebeka ThrogersonTricia Miller
Bob FergusonDavid SacksJennifer “Djenni” KucinskiLauren KavanaghReid ThomasonTyler Burns
Bowen DratwaDavid SaulsJennifer DeckerLauren Nicole LentzRenee HannaTyler Curry
Brad A HarveyDebora DoigJerry C LawsonLaurie WilliamsRenee PerryTyler Grover
Brad BarterDebra M BengeJesse PlunkardLavonne WilliamsRhonda EatonTyler Kambeitz
Bradley ColeDennis CoccaJessi Harkins UpshawLexi BrownRichard CarpenterTyler Pantle
Bradley HeathDialyn ThelenJessica DemeolaLinda G Dojaque RuizRichard HogrefeTyrell “Burger” Lacy
Brady Alijah BrawnerDimitri KarakisJessica GirardiLisa GardnerRicky WilliamsVictor Ahluwalia
Brady WilliamsDon M DiamondJessica HammLloyd BombellRobb CarperVictor E. Blessing
Brandi MelansonDonnie FulbrightJessica LefeaversLogan ScottRobert James FieldsVictoria Rast
Brandon BohnDorian MirasolaJessica MurrayLorie ParkRobert KellerVin Crescenzo
Brandon L JohnsonDorothy WinterJessica NolanLuke DriverRonald De HooghVince Prater
Brandon PrinceDuane J. Zaleski IiJessie A. JonesMakoto KatoRoss EricksenVincent Bryant Sr.
Brandon RoqueDuncan RanftJim BergeronMarcee BenoitRuben VargasVincent Ingallinera
Brandon SchellDustin Bernhard-MorrisJim KarlinMarcia LozierRyan CantaraVinny Correia
Brandy M DiamondDustin HuffmanJoaquin Jose RamirezMarguerite TiltonRyan CarleyVish Hirani
Brayden PlattDustin KopelJoe DevineMario A. Rivera-RochacRyan CauleyWade Wicht
Brennan WozniakDylan TeetsJoe FlaugherMark MirasolRyan ClarkWayno Dub
Brent HendersonEd SissonJoe HandyMark TennantRyan FowlerWesley Smith
Brent KillinsEdward HigginsonJoe HigginsMarley GrahamRyan HickeyWill Taylor
Brent KillinsEdward J Harris IiiJoe RitaccoMarshal Dean McmeekanRyan KregerWilliam Fleming
Brett JariabekElijah WallaceJoe SpenceMary CunninghamRyan LaneWilliam Shaffer
Brett WilliamsonElizabeth RippelJoel ScottMary Jo Clemens-HarrisRyan PerrionWyatt D Perry
Brian BlakeEllen TurnerJoey KellyMatt KellerRyan VencerYvonne Dare
Brian LacertosaEmmalee HeeschJohn BinksMatt OgleSam BlakeZach Vann
Brian LubaEric ClementsJohn DoepkeMatt TracySam GardnerZach Yamasaki
Brian NimmoEric CoccaJohn FogusMatthew BirdSam SmithZach Zaleski
Briana ThuisEric H HartJohn GraceMatthew BradshawSamantha PonkeyZachary Lund
Brianna FunkeEric LemmonsJohn KautterMatthew ColavecchiaSamuel AriasZachary Norman
Briton Campbell HollisterErica L Perry-BroekemeierJohn PollardMatthew DixonSamuel Houston TaylorZackary Masuhara
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Interested in becoming a WATL Certified judge too? The program is open to the public! You do not have to be employed at a venue to participate and receive the certification. In order to apply and participate in the WKTL Judge Certification program, click on the button below; the Judge Certification cost is $85USD. Upon purchase, you will be sent a link to complete the Judge Certification Quiz.

Upon successful completion of the quiz, you’ll be sent a certificate with your name and date of completion, signifying that you are a WATL Certified Judge. With this certification, you will be able to run and manage sanctioned events as an official who clearly understands the rule sets and expectations of WATL to the highest standard. If you’re designated as the official for your leagues, you will have the ability to adjudicate calls for the sanctioned event you are running.