The training session scheduled in Catskill on Thursday, March 17 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 16. Also, all sessions in Catskill will now start at 6:30 PM.

 

2022 SOFTBALL SEASON

Capital District Umpires
Clinic Outline 2022
Meetings at Queensbury will begin at 7:00pm
                                                                        **Meetings at Cohoes will begin at 6:30pm**                                                                         Meetings in Catskill will begin at 6:30pm

(CD-Cohoes HS on Mondays; North-Queensbury HS on Wednesdays; South-Catskill HS on Thursdays)

Clinic #1:                                         New Candidates: Begin rules
(2/28, 3/2,3)                                    Associates (2-4yr): Instructors choice

Clinic #2:                                         MANDATORY FOR ALL MEMBERSHIP!
(3/7,9,10)                                         Groups 1 and 2 continue instruction.                                                                                                                                                                     All other members will attend a Business Meeting and Points of
                                                          Emphasis from Rules Interpreter, Pass out USA test, comments
                                                         from HS assignors and President.

Clinic #3:                                         New Candidates continue; Associates-Instructors choice
(3/14,16,16)                                    Veterans: Turn in USA test; Review NYSSO Most Missed
                                                         Questions; Cover POE’s (DP/Flex and EP; Obstruction vs
                                                         Interference; Base Awards; Game Management; 1 Umpire
                                                         mechanics)

Clinic #4:                                         Veterans take NYSSO test; USA only umpires w/Farron-DeFlumer
(3/21,23,24)                                    New Umps: continue; Associates: Instructors choice

Clinic #5:                                         New Umpires and Associates take the NYSSO test
(3/28, 30, 31)                                  Make up for Veterans who missed test; NYSSO test review for those                                                                                                               who wish to go over the NYSSO test

Clinic #6:                                        Season will have started. Only have clinic, if necessary!
(4/4,6,7)

***Mandatory End of Season Meeting @ Colonie Recreation Center, 7pm on
SUNDAY June 5 , 2022: Business Mtg., Collection of 2023 dues, Collection of
Assignor’s Fees, Elections, Season Wrap-up.

MECHANICS SESSION AT POCKET PARK, Exchange St. ON SUNDAY
MARCH 26th Time 9am-1pm . (1 st and 2 nd yr umpires)

ALL MEMBERS MUST ATTEND A MINIMUM OF 4 CLINICS (including the 2
mandatory meetings)