1998 Eric Thomas Receives Life Membership to WSWA

Referee Eric Thomas receives Life Membership of WSWA for his services to refereeing women’s soccer in WA. He was one of the few referees to support the growing cause of women's soccer in the early years. Eric also receives induction into the Football Hall of Fame WA in 2008. He was on the referee lineup for the WA v Moscow Dynamo men’s fixture in 1971, which followed the Vel-Belles v Beauts women in the friendly at Subiaco Oval.