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Mechanics Clinic March 5th

thThe Cape Cod Baseball Umpires Association will host a Field Mechanics Clinic on March 5th from 9am to Noon in the Barnstable High School field house. The clinic is open to all CCBUA members.
The clinic is mandatory for all Association umpires with 3 years or less time on the Board.
Please register Here for the clinic

Monday Class Canceled

Due to the expected weather event, Monday evening’s Learn to Umpire – New Candidates class is canceled. The next class will be Thursday at 7pm at Barnstable High School

2017 Meeting Schedule

2017 meeting dates of the Cape Cod Baseball Umpires Association. Note that meetings will be held at the Yarmouth Police Department community room:
Monday March 13, 2017   7pm YPD
Monday March 27, 2017   7pm YPD
Monday April 24, 2017   7:30pm YPD
Monday May 15, 2017   7:30pm YPD
Sunday June 4, 2017   Banquet 6pm Brazilian Grill

*There will also be an on-field (field-house) – clinic March 4th at Bourne HS

MIAA Baseball Registration and Background Check is Open

CCBUA members are encouraged to register now for the 2016 Baseball season and complete the new background check requirements with the MIAA. Registration for spring 2016 sports is open now and will close on January 1, 2016. If you are not registered, you will not be eligible for the post season tournament. Also, as stated by the MIAA, most member school conferences have requested that their assigners only use these approved officials for regular season games.

If you have not yet registered you may click HERE, or type in https://miaa.arbitersports.com/ in your web browser.

Peter Hall named 2015 James McNally recipient

(L to R) James McNally Award recipient Peter Hall with the McNally family;  Joanne, Jennifer, James and CCBUA President Mike Rabideau

(L to R) James McNally Award recipient Peter Hall with the McNally family; Joanne, Jennifer, James and CCBUA President Mike Rabideau

In recognition of his significant contributions to the CCBUA and its members, Peter Hall has been named 2015 James McNally Award recipient.

The award is bestowed upon a CCBUA Member in good standing that exemplifies these characteristics :

  • A role model with a positive demeanor and professional attitude regarding the highest standards in officiating on and off the field.
  • One held in high esteem by his colleagues and associates.
  • An individual continually striving to develop their umpire skills and master the rules of baseball and their application impartially.
  • Unselfishly dedicates his efforts towards fellow umpires in an effort to benefit their understanding and perception of Baseball.