Capital District Umpires 

Tentative Clinic Outline 2023

**ALL Meetings will begin at 6:30pm**

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


Clinic #1: New Candidates:  Begin rules

(2/27, 2/28, 3/2) Associates (2-4yr): Instructors choice

Southern Umpires-this may be your Business Meeting as I will be     out of town on 3/9.



(3/6,7,9) 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

(3/13,14,16) 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)

(3/20,21,23) New Umps: continue; Associates: Instructors choice


Clinic #5: New Umpires and Associates take the NYSSO test

(3/27, 28, 30) Make up for Veterans who missed test; NYSSO test review for

Those who wish to go over the NYSSO test

***Mandatory End of Season Meeting @ Colonie Recreation Center, 7pm on SUNDAY June TBA , 2023:  Business Mtg., Collection of 2024 dues, Collection of Assignor’s Fees, Elections, Season Wrap-up.


MECHANICS SESSION: to be announced when plans are finalized.  (1st and 2nd yr umpires)

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