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FHSAA Uniform Vendors

2022-01-12T11:49:02-05:00

FHSAA Uniform Vendors

 

Click on vendors logo to go directly to their website.

 Joe DeRosa (330) 639-4107

  Joe Pike (205) 943-0119

 1-800-916-9088

 1-800-952-5103

 Fred Collida (954) 990-5806

 

FHSAA Uniform Vendors

FHSAA Uniform Vendors2022-01-12T11:49:02-05:00
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Baseball Clinic Pics

2022-01-11T12:37:21-05:00

Couple of RCUA Baseball Clinic Pictures from 1/8/2022

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RCUA Baseball

Baseball Clinic Pics2022-01-11T12:37:21-05:00
  • Baseball Softball

RCUA Clinic January 15 2022

2022-01-11T12:29:05-05:00

Greetings Members,

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Thank you to the 43 members who have attended one or more field clinics this season. RCUA instructors appreciate your interest in developing your knowledge and skills!
Also, thank you to all the members who have paid their 2022 membership dues. The association appreciates your support and trust in our mission to provide the schools we serve with the best possible product on the field (that’s YOU!)
It’s not too late to join us! 
We look forward to seeing each of you this Saturday at
Fleming Island HS
2233 Village Square Pkwy
Fleming Island 32003
 
SOFTBALL UMPIRES- bring plate gear if possible, we will have live pitching available  **Information to follow for SB rules Zoom meetings
 
BASEBALL UMPIRES- the link to this Wednesday’s Rules Zoom meeting is being sent in a separate email.  
 
Members, you may complete and turn in these forms (attached below) at the clinic this Saturday.
  Membership dues ($45) may be paid in cash or checks made payable to RCUA.
Do not forget to register with FHSAA (link below). You must do this to take the rules exam (available January 27 – February 21.)

To register as an FHSAA official please click the provided link, http://fhsaa.arbitersports.com/front/103524/Registration.

The 2022 season is fast approaching! 
RCUA Clinic January 15 20222022-01-11T12:29:05-05:00
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Clinic January 8th Bishop Snyder

2022-01-04T12:12:40-05:00

Clinic January 8th Bishop Snyder

Please mark your calendars!
1)  Field Mechanics and Rules Clinics  All clinics begin at 12PM
   **Clinics are for ALL new and returning baseball and softball umpires 
January 8th @ Bishop Snyder HS  5001 Samaritan Way  Jacksonville 32210   (Leave early or come late if needed)
January 15th @ Fleming Island HS
January 22nd @ Bolles HS
January 29th @ Providence HS  (softball and baseball scrimmages)
2) Membership Meetings (12PM at Teamsters Local 512)
    **Agendas will differ from meeting to meeting
Feb 6, 20
March 6, 20
April 3, 24
May 15, 22
3)  Information to help you prepare for the season
  • Attached is the 2021-22 Membership Form. Please complete and scan and return to this email address or bring it to the next clinic (give to secretary, Mike Everhart)
  • Membership dues are payable to River City Umpire Association                                $35 Returning Members  $45 New Members    
  • Checks may be mailed to 86147 Robin Rd, Yulee FL 32097 (atten. Roger Linville, Treasurer or cash / checks brought to the next clinic and given to the Treasurer 
  •  ($10 late fee applies to returning members at the end of  December)   
4)  Information from FHSAA    The time to register is now! 
  To register as an FHSAA official please click the provided link, http://fhsaa.arbitersports.com/front/103524/Registration.
Spring Sports:
Initial registration deadline- Baseball, Softball is January 31st.
The baseball and softball HS exams are between January 27 – February 21.
Visit our website for more information.  http://www.rivercityumps.com/
Be on the lookout for potential new umpires interested in joining the association. No experience is necessary and we are happy to answer any questions they have. They can submit interest or questions by visiting the website or reaching out to any board member.
RCUA

Clinic January 8th Bishop Snyder

Clinic January 8th Bishop Snyder2022-01-04T12:12:40-05:00
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December 3-Man Camp

2021-12-16T09:22:09-05:00

December 3-Man Camp

Great Turn out and lots of learning going on….

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December 3-Man Camp

December 3-Man Camp2021-12-16T09:22:09-05:00
  • Baseball Softball

2022 Meeting Dates

2021-12-13T12:13:07-05:00
Membership Meetings 
(12PM at Teamsters Local 512)
    **Agendas will differ from meeting to meeting
Feb 6, 20
March 6, 20
April 3, 24
May 15, 22
2022 Meeting Dates2021-12-13T12:13:07-05:00
  • schedule

Upcoming Training and Meetings

2021-12-13T12:00:56-05:00

Training and Clinics

Below is the updated training schedule with locations included.
Please mark your calendars!  
1) UPDATED Field Mechanics and Rules Clinics  All clinics begin at 12PM
   **Clinics are for ALL new and returning baseball and softball umpires 
January 8th @ Bishop Snyder HS
January 15th @ Fleming Island HS
January 22nd @ Bolles HS
January 29th @ Providence HS  (softball and baseball scrimmages)
2) Membership Meetings (12PM at Teamsters Local 512)
    **Agendas will differ from meeting to meeting
Feb 6, 20
March 6, 20
April 3, 24
May 15, 22
Upcoming Training and Meetings2021-12-13T12:00:56-05:00
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  • plate

Working the Wedge at the Plate

2021-11-29T11:39:11-05:00

Working the Wedge

This is a great video to watch to see how the Wedge works at the Plate…

You can actually apply this to any base but it is more commonly seen at the plate..

Working the Wedge at the Plate2021-11-29T11:39:11-05:00
  • baseball

Meeting/Field Clinic November 20th

2021-10-28T18:48:03-04:00

Meeting/Field Clinic November 20th

 RCUA Members,
Get ready for field clinic #2!
The November 20th field clinic focuses on signals, mechanics, movement and proper positioning.
 All RCUA members are strongly encouraged to attend….  even if your schedule requires you to leave early or arrive late.
The BB and SB fields are located at Christs Church Academy and both fields will be used. Dress comfortably and be prepared to move on the field (no plate equipment required.)
 
Christ Church Academy
10850 Old St Augustine Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32257
 Please communicate with your respective booking commissioner in advance if you have a conflict and can not attend.
SB  Joe Jackson  904.382.1317
BB  Vic Lugo  904.707.5143
 Information to help you prepare for the season
  • Attached is the 2022 Membership Form. Please complete and scan and return to this email address or bring it to the November 20 clinic (give to secretary, Mike Everhart)
  • Membership dues may be made payable to River City Umpire Association                                                                         $35 Returning Members  $45 New Members    Checks may be mailed to 86147 Robin Rd, Yulee FL 32097 (atten. Roger Linville, Treasurer or cash / checks brought to the clinic and given to the Treasurer  (late fee applies in December)
 Information from FHSAA
  To register as an FHSAA official please click the provided link, http://fhsaa.arbitersports.com/front/103524/Registration.
Spring Sports:
Initial registration deadline- Baseball, Softball is January 31st.
The baseball and softball HS exams are between January 27 – February 21.
Link to Approved FHSAA Uniform Vendors
 

https://fhsaa.arbitersports.com/front/103524/Site/Default/FHSAA-Contest-Officials-Apparel

We look forward to seeing everyone at the November 20 field clinic. Your participation strengthens our association and prepares you for a successful season!
Meeting/Field Clinic November 20th2021-10-28T18:48:03-04:00
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