River City Umpires – RCUA

River City Umpires takes pride in providing High School Baseball and Softball teams in the Northeast Florida areas with knowledgeable, dependable officials who can manage contests fairly and without bias in a professional manner. Our members hold themselves to the highest standards regarding mechanics, positioning, rules knowledge and application, game management, appearance, and most importantly, clear and professional communication skills.

Officials Registration for 2018-2019 IS OPEN!

Please register for baseball, softball or both as soon as possible.  You’ll need to sign into ArbiterSports in order to begin and complete the registration process. 

Registrations for the 2018-2019 sports season are still set to open today. We did come across a couple of minor issues on Friday during the final testing session and are currently working with Arbiter to correct those issuses. Once these issues have been corrected registrations for 2018-2019 will go live.

It is highly recommended that you use Google Chrome or Firefox as your web browser for the registration process.

Also, for the 2018-2019 season officials will receive access to the NFHS Rules App for their phone, tablets, etc. Instructions on how to receive access will be posted on the main home page of the FHSAA Central Hub, on the left side under Electronic Rulebooks, http://fhsaa.arbitersports.com/front/103524/Site.



NEW 2019 Baseball Rules and Case Book

New 2019 Softball Rules and Case Book

2018-19 Registration Deadlines

Baseball and Softball Initial Deadline – 1/18/2019

Final Deadline 2/8/2019

2018-19 Exam Schedule

  • Rules exams have no time limit
  • No make-up exam offered.
  • Exams are created and written by the NFHS.
  • Officials can save and exit the exam as many times as necessary. Once the “submit exam” button is clicked your test will be graded and your one (1) attempt is completed.
  • Exams that are incomplete once the deadline passes will be graded as is.
  • Exam is 50 Questions
  • Start Date 1/4/2019
  • End Date 2/15/2019

Dates to Remember

2018-2019 Meetings and Clinics

All times and locations are subject to change.


 10 Feb, 24 Feb, 10 Mar, 24 March, 7 April, 21 April, 5 May, 19 May


Teamsters Union Hall – 1210 Lane Ave N, Jacksonville, FL 32254

Click here for Map


RCUA 2019 Field Clinics – Locations and times to be determined.

5 January
12 January
19 January
26 January


RCUA 2019 Rules Clinics- times to be determined

Wednesdays – Ed White High School

9 January
16 January
23 January
30 January


* All the RCUA FORMS you need are located here:   RCUA Forms *

We are recruiting new Umpires for the 2019 season. Never to soon to start training!
We offer the best trained umpires for any Baseball or Softball High School games! 
No experience necessary! We will train you to Umpire starting from the basics.

Visit us on Facebook:http://www.facebook.com/rivercityumpires


River City Umps

The Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) and Smitty Official’s Apparel have entered into a three-year agreement to have Smitty serve as the exclusive provider of official’s apparel for the FHSAA. As part of the agreement the four vendors listed below have been approved to sell and distribute apparel across the state. FHSAA officials can begin purchasing apparel from the four approved vendors beginning on May 1st.
Click on images to be taken to website…

1 Stop Sports Gerry Davis Sports
Hudson 51 Purchase Officials

Click here to find Umpire Umpire Gear

River City Umpires – RCUA