Triple Play Umpires
We hope this site will serve as the hub for all of your umpiring needs. Opened and run by Doug McClure, the Coordinator and Supervisor of Umpires for The Great American (GAC), The Heartland (HAC), The Lone Star (LSC), The Red River Athletic (RRAC), and The Sooner Athletic (SAC) Conferences, this site will help keep you up to date for all of our coming Umpire Camps, Clinics, National Meetings Rule Changes, Mechanic Changes as well as a little fun in our umpiring world. If you wish to be a part of Training of Umpires, Teaching of Umpires, Developing of Umpires and the opportunity for Promotion as an Umpire, This is the place to be. TriplePlayUmpires.com Please contact Doug by filling out the Visitation Registration page to get on the list of Great things to come in Umpiring. If you chose to join us for one of our Umpire Camps or Clinics, we promise this will be three of the most comprehensive and enjoyable days of umpire training available. Your training will include the latest rule interpretations, mechanics, and procedures used in baseball today. We will help you adapt these professional techniques into your personal level of umpiring.
Special attention will be given to proper angle and distance positioning, timing problems, understanding balks and handling conflict and confrontation. Classroom instruction will include an insightful and practical survey of the rule book accompanied by open discussion. Your personal umpire plate stance will be evaluated and suggestions will be given to improve your perception of the strike zone. We will discuss the most popular umpire plate stance used today and present its advantages and disadvantages. This will be two, three or five days of intensive baseball umpire training that will be designed to improve each umpires opportunity to move into higher levels of officiating. Each umpire will be given the opportunity to work in game situations geared toward increasing their level of experience. A list of those in attendance will be given to all state high school and college assignors in that camp or clinics area and the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association to identify potential umpires for regular season and post season assignments. With TriplePlayUmpires.com coordinating and the presents of professional umpires and ex-professional umpires and instructors from both Harry Wendlesteds Umpire School and The Jim Evans Academy of Professional Umpiring and the areas top College officials, along with The Great American Conference, The Heartland Conference, The Lone Star Conference, The Red River Conference & The Sooner Athletic Conference we feel this camp has become the greatest opportunity ever, from Mexico to Canada, throughout the central United States for all umpires to take part in an outstanding weekend of training to gain leadership, insight, confidence, and values in: BASEBALL the game we love.
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Important Dates - 2013-2014
|Sept. 27-29||Austin, Texas|
|Oct. 4-6||University of Arkansas - Little Rock - Little Rock, Arkansas|
|Oct. 11-13||West Texas A&M University - Canyon, Texas|
|Jan. 3-5||NCAA National Umpire Meeting and Triple Play Umpires 2014 REQUIRED Staff Meeting - Dallas, Texas|
|Jan. 24-26||Midwest Baseball Umpire Camp - Oklahoma Christian University - Edmond, Oklahoma|
* All dates, times, and materials are subject to change.