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Now Hiring Experienced Umpires!!

If you or someone you know has experience being an umpire, we are hiring for this season!  Please send an email to coachschnitz@gmail.com. Include number of seasons of experience and league types (kid pitch, age league, etc.), if any.

 

We are looking for energetic, dependable individuals who are interested in becoming PSA umpires. Perhaps you are a returning umpire or perhaps you are new to umpiring. Whatever the case, we hope you will consider training with PSA.

 

If you are interested in signing up to become an umpire here at PSA, please email Braden Foley at bfoley@psaplano.org. We will then have you sign up through Baseball Umpire Training in your MySAM account. The cost will be $25 for new umpires when you show up to the intro meeting, cash only. For more information, please read more information below.

 

Umpire Flyer

 

 

Umpire Training Dates - UPDATED DATES - 03/11/2018, PSA1 at 2pm

 

 

All Umpires - Registration $25 for New Umpires (brought to Intro Meeting)

Upstairs.

Date

Time

Purpose

Location

TBD

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

General Meeting - Mandatory

PSA1

TBD

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Umpire Training – New & Existing

PSA1

TBD

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

General Meeting – Mandatory

PSA1

TBD

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Field Training – New & Existing

TBD

Note: For new umpires to PSA; $25 is charged for training 
Existing umpires must attend one mandatory meeting

*Umpires must attend Intro Meeting on March 11th and must attend at least 1 of 2 training meetings for their level of games.

*If it rains, training will be held at PSA 1 in the Large Meeting Room Upstairs.


 


 

 

 

 

 

 

Returning Umpires - Registration $20 (brought to Intro Meeting)
  

Meeting Date Time Location
Umpire Intro Meeting - all Returning Umpires must attend* TBD 8:00pm - 10:00pm PSA 1
Training for Umpires - 3rd grade through 8th grade games* TBD 1:00pm - 3:00pm Russell Creek #3
Training for Umpires - 3rd grade through 8th grade games* TBD 4:00pm - 6:00pm Enfield #8
Training for Umpires - 1st Grade Coach Pitch through 2nd Grade Mod KP* TBD 3:00pm - 5:00pm Enfield #8

Training for Umpires - 1st Grade Coach Pitch through 2nd Grade Mod KP*

TBD 6:30pm - 8:00pm Enfield #6

 

* Intro Meeting will be at PSA 1 (6500 Preston Meadow Drive, Plano, TX, 75024) in the Large Meeting Room Upstairs.

*Umpires must attend Intro Meeting on March 11th and must attend at least 1 of 2 training meetings for their level of games.

* If it rains, training will be held at PSA 1 in the large conference room.

 

 

 

 

 

 

New This Spring:

  • All umpires will have monthly meetings with their supervisor
  • Each level of umpire will have a supervisor
  • There will be field monitors at the fields on game days

 

If you have questions regarding our umpire program please contact Larry Schnitzer, coachschnitz@gmail.com 


Guidelines dictate that all PSA sports officials must be 14 years old or older.  If you have questions regarding this policy, please contact
dhapes@psaplano.org in the PSA business office.

 

 

  
PSA Umpires Responsibilities:
  1. Submit an Independent Contractor Agreement form to PSA and pass the background check.
    (Submit the form NOW to get that process started!)

  2. Know the Rules of Baseball

  3. Know the PSA League Rules

  4. Successfully complete Umpire Training

  5. Obtain your own FULL uniform and gear

  6. Understand the Umpire Scheduling software

  7. Have Internet access (for scheduling purposes)

 

Training Schedule

See the table at the top of the page

 

Before You Arrive At Training:
  1. Read the Rules of Baseball

  2. Read the PSA League Rules

  3. Submit an Independent Contractor Agreement form.  A new form MUST be submitted each year.

 

 On Training Day:
  • Arrive at least 10 minutes early (as you will when umpiring games).

  • Sign in and be ready before training begins.  We will cover a substantial amount of material.

 

Uniform Requirements:

Levels

Uniform

T-Ball & Coach Pitch

Official Umpire Shirt

Umpire Hat

Black Shoes

Khaki Shorts (Grey Slacks can be worn)

Ball and Strikes Clicker

Watch or other device to keep game time

 

Modified Kid Pitch

Grades 3rd and above

Official Umpire Shirt

Umpire Hat

Black Shoes

Grey Slacks

Ball and Strikes Clicker

Watch or other device to keep game time

 

Plate Umpire – Mask, Chest Protector, Shin Guards

 

Note: If you have been approved for a Plate Umpire, always bring your gear

 

Umpires must have the same color shirt

 

 

Game Cards:

Game cards are now used to document who umpired. Game cards are located at the fields and place them in the drop box after your shift.

 

 

Payroll Dates: 

Starting Pay Period

Ending Pay Period

Payroll Due Date

Pay Date

Monday, March 19, 2018

Sunday, April 01, 2018

Monday, April 02, 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018

Monday, April 02, 2018

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

 Monday, April 30, 2018

 Sunday, May 13, 2018
Monday, May 14, 2018 Friday, May 25, 2018
Monday, May 14, 2018 Sunday, May 27, 2018
Monday, May 28, 2018 Friday, June 8, 2018
Monday, May 28, 2018 Sunday, June 10, 2018 Monday, June 11, 2018 Friday, June 22, 2018
Monday, June 11, 2018
Sunday, June 24, 2018
Monday, June 25, 2018 Friday, July 06, 2018
Monday, June 25, 2018
 Sunday, July 8, 2018
 Monday, July 09, 2018
 Friday, July 20, 2018

 

 

 Pay Scale:

League Level

Plate Umpire

Field Umpire

Mod. T-Ball

N/A

N/A

1st & 2nd  Grades Coach Pitch

$24

$20

2nd Grade MKP

$29

$25

3rd & 4th Grades

$32

$28

5th & 6th Grades

$36

$32

7th & 8th Grades

$42

$38

 

Umpires How To

If you would like to become a PSA umpire, please contact Umpire Supervisor Larry Schnitzer at coachschnitz@gmail.com or Baseball Assistant Braden Foley at bfoley@psaplano.org.

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