USA Umpire Mechanics

3-Umpire Mechanics FP & SP

1-Umpire Mechanics FP & SP, 2-Umpire Mechanics FP

2-Umpire Mechanics SP

Working Parallel Lines on the Bases

Game Management with Malcolm Boyles

A YouTube tutorial on understanding the DP/Flex (from 2012 National Federation rules but rule and application for 2016 ASA unchanged)


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ACE Coaching
Background Checks


USA Softball umpire national tournament agreement

• USA Softball non-approved bats list last updated March 22, 2017

Inland Empire Softball Hall of Fame

Spokane Metro Softball Hall of Fame

Sanction form to put on a USA Softball of Idaho tournament

10 reasons to Play USA Softball

USA Softball Umpire Training Opportunities

A great training opportunity! 2020 USA Softball National Umpire School in Auburn, Washington, Feb. 21-23 registration form

See flyer on home page.


There's always a need for umpires. SSUA will train you for free anytime during the year. See SSUA contact information below.

USA Softball Umpire Links

Why umpire?

Register USA Softball to access background check website

USA Softball umpire official gear

USA Softball umpire web page


Rich Hobson, Uniforms and Equipment, 924-6531,

USA Softball National Umpire Awards Application Forms & National Tournament Contract

USA Softball of Idaho District 8 (Spokane) Umpire Program

Interested in umpiring?

There is always a need. No experience is necessary. Training is free. Get in touch with USA Softball of Idaho District 8 (Spokane) Umpire in Chief Dennis Keys at (509) 714-8373 and he can help you through the process.

2020 Spokane Softball Umpires Association contact information:

2019 SSUA Award Winners

  • Campbell-Stewart: Jeff Camp
  • Umpire of the Year-Adult: Daniel Karber
  • Umpire of the Year-Youth: Jeff Camp
  • Rookie of the Year: Mitch Burham
  • Presidential Pride: Marty Boles
  • Home Run Award: John Isles, 4th of July Shootout Umpires Memorial Tournament Director