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2017 Spring Baseball!

 

 

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 jbennett@psaplano.org or lairdee@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 Jacob Bennett at jbennett@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

 

 

2017 Umpire Training Dates - UPDATED DATES - as of 03/17/2017

 

 

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

Upstairs.

Date

Time

Purpose

Location

August 29th

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

General Meeting - Mandatory

PSA1

August 30th

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Umpire Training – New & Existing

PSA1

August 31st

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

General Meeting – Mandatory

PSA1

September 11th

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 16th 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* March 16th 8:00pm - 10:00pm PSA 1
Training for Umpires - 3rd grade through 8th grade games* March 19th 1:00pm - 3:00pm Russell Creek #3
Training for Umpires - 3rd grade through 8th grade games* March 26th 4:00pm - 6:00pm Enfield #8
Training for Umpires - 1st Grade Coach Pitch through 2nd Grade Mod KP* April 23th 3:00pm - 5:00pm Enfield #8

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

April 27th 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 16th 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 Darrow, lairdee@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 21, 2016

Sunday, April 03, 2016

Monday, April 04, 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016

Monday, April 04, 2016

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Monday, April 18, 2015

Friday, April 29, 2016

Monday, April 18, 2016

Sunday, May 01, 2016

Monday, May 02, 2016

Friday, May 13, 2016

 Monday, May 02, 2016

 Sunday, May 15, 2016
Monday, May 16, 2016 Friday, May 27, 2016
Monday, May 16, 2016 Sunday, May 29, 2016
Monday, May 31, 2016 Friday, June 10, 2016
Monday, May 30, 2016 Sunday, June 12, 2016 Monday, June 13, 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016
Monday, June 13, 2016
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016 Friday, July 08, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016
 Sunday, July 10, 2016
 Monday, July 11, 2016
 Friday, July 22, 2016

 

 

 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 Darrow at lairdee@gmail.com or Baseball Assistant Jacob Bennett at jbennett@psaplano.org.

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