New Umpire Clinic
The majority of the new umpire school will be devoted to hands-on-training, including both field and plate work. Plate mechanics will be evaluated and instruction will be given to improve the accuracy, consistency, and confidence of the strike zone.
There will also be classroom instruction focusing on a comprehensive orientation to the Houston TASO Chapter of High School Baseball Umpires.
Orientation **UPDATED 11/24**
(Must attend one Orientation Class)
Tuesday, December 10, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, December 14, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, January 9, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, January 11, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Emerson Automation Solutions
6005 Rogerdale Rd.
Houston, TX 77072
Orientation Class required to attend.
Next Clinic: January 2020 (2 sessions, minimum)
Must attend all six (6) days either Weeks 1 & 2 -OR- Weeks 2 & 3 to graduate.
Week 1 - January 2020, TBD
Week 2 - January 2020, TBD
Week 3 - January 2020, TBD
3/4 Man Mechanics
Basic logistical expectations
Crew Chief responsibilities
Review and discuss mechanics, rotations, and play coverage.
On Field Agenda
Base positioning and coverage
Plate positioning and responsibilities
For those who would like to review the 2019 Presentation and/or Quiz, please see the links below.