North Central Massachusetts Baseball Umpire Association
Based in the Northern Worcester County area, ncmbua.org is a member assocation of the MBUA and facilitates the education, training, assessment, and scheduling of officials. By doing so, we proudly promote fair play, competition, and the increased enjoyment of athletics by players, fans, and participants alike.
Next up for the NCMBUA
New Candidate Umpire Training Class
The NCMBUA is currently looking for new umpire candidates for the 2022 training class. The training consists of virtual classes, mechanics clinics and a state certified exam. The class will begin in January 19, 2022 and will be held primarily on Mondays and Wednesdays. The cost for the class is $125. If interested please contact Bob Cutting (Trainer NCMBUA) at firstname.lastname@example.org or by messaging via this site. Please submit your interest no later than Sunday 1/16/2022.
Class #01: 01/19/2022
Class #02: 01/26/2022
Class #03: 02/02/2022
Class #04: 02/07/2022
Class #05: 02/09/2022
Class #06: 02/14/2022
Class #07: 02/16/2022
Class #08: 02/21/2022
Class #09: 02/23/2022
Class #10: 02/28/2022 (EXAM)
Upon completion of the class new umpires will be certified to umpire all amateur levels of baseball from MIAA high school varsity and sub-varsity, including AAU down to Little League and Cal Ripken as well as summer leagues such as Sr. Ruth, Legion and Stan Musial men's leagues.
2021 NCMBUA Member Meeting Schedule
Meeting #1: Tuesday 3/23/2021
Meeting #2: Tuesday 3/30/2021
Meeting #3: Tuesday 4/06/2021
Meeting #4: Tuesday 4/13/2021
Meeting #5: Tuesday 4/20/2021 (Mandatory Interpreter's Meeting)
The meetings will be held virtually from 7-8pm.
Mechanics Clinic (1): Saturday 4/24/2021
Mechanics Clinic (2): Sunday 4/25/2021
During these meeting the primary focus will be on a refresher of the NFHS rules which the MIAA and Baseball Committee adopted for the 2020 season as well as safety measures required to umpire this season such as COVID-19 Mechanics and protocols.