Umpires

 

 

WPBA Softball Assignors
Effective June 1, 2015

Assignors​
Cell Phone
Home Number
E-Mail Address
Jim Berger (South)
(914) 610-1666
(914) 949-0569
jbrn24@aol.com
Jack Lim (North)
(914) 490-3845
(914) 528-1409
jacklim.villaavenue@gmail.com

WPBA Softball Umpiring Fees
Effective June 1, 2015

10U, 12U, 14U and 16U Levels
One umpire is assigned at these levels. Game fee.
65.00
Travel Fee
If an umpire arrives at the field and the game is not played due to the weather or field conditions.
30
Forfeit Fee
If the game is not played due to a forfeit, the umpire(s) will get a full game fee for that contest level.
See above
Failure of a coach to notify an umpire of a game cancellation or a game being resche-duled
All umpires will contact the home coach as soon as possible after getting the assigned game. If the coach fails to notify the assigned umpire(s) of a game cancellation or a game being rescheduled and the umpire(s) arrives at the field, he or she will be entitled to a full game fee.
See above

Special WPBA Requirements or Rules
Effective June 1, 2015

Umpires
All umpires must call or e-mail the coach prior to the date of the assigned contest. Try and get a verbal or an e-mail confirmation.
Coaches
If there are any game or field changes, the coach must call or e-mail the umpire(s) as soon as possible. Try and get a verbal or an e-mail confirmation.
Home Coach
Home coach is responsible for umpire(s) fee for travel or forfeit fees. The team responsible for the forfeit will be assessed by the WPBA.
Mercy Rule
A 12-run mercy rule is in effect at all levels. This rule is enforced only after the losing team has batted at least five times (innings).
Time Limit
No inning will start after 1¾ hours. If the inning has started prior to the time limit, the inning will be completed. Double headers: First game- no inning will start after 1 1/2 hours Second game: no inning will start after 1 3/4 hours. If the inning has started prior to the time limit the inning will be completed.
Payment of Fees
Umpire fees will be paid prior to the start of the game.

 

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