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Russ Chapman FCCABU TRAINING COORDINATOR welcoming campers to the 2022 CUT Clinic.


2021 CUT action in the cages!


FCCABU AND WESTERN BOARD MEMBERS COMBINED TO TRAIN AT BRIEN McMAHAN HIGH SCHOOL IN THE 3 UMPIRE SYSTEM. FOUR HOURS OF INTENSE DRILL WENT BY VERY FAST! OUR THANKS TO FCCABU TRAINING CADRE' BOB MELMS AND KRIS ENGSTRAND FOR CONTINUING THE CUT!


NCAA DIVISION 1 CONFERENCE UMPIRE AND FCCABU TRAINING CADRE' MEMBER KRIS ENGSTRAND EXPLAINING AND DEMONSTRATING THE PROPER MECHANICS FOR BATTER'S INTERFERENCE AT THE 2022 THREE UMPIRE CLINIC.


2022 FCIAC Semi-Final at Cubeta Stadium! L-R FCCABU Assigning Commissioner Rudy Costello, FCCABU Umpire Bob Victory (U1), Western Board Umpire Jeff Andrews (PU, CC), Western Board (and FCCABU Umpire) Pat McCone (U2), and FCCABU President Greg Vetter


Umpires (L-R) Paul DeMartino (U1), Russ Burr (U3) Greg Horton (PU, CC) and FCCABU Assigning Commissioner Rudy Costello at Trumbull HS for the 1st round of the 2022 FCIAC playoffs!


Umpires Frank Grasso (U3), Paul Proto (PU), Bob Melms (U2, CC) and Tom Byrne (U1)at Cubeta Stadium for the semi-final round of the 2022 FCIAC playoffs!







Umpires getting ready for the first rounds of the 2022 FCIAC playoffs. L-R is FCCABU's own Tom Cribbin (U3), Western Board and former FCCABU Umpire Cam Swallen, (U, CC), and another Western Board umpire Chris DeMato (U1)..

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CIAC FINALS!

CIAC Class M finals were played on Friday night June 10th 2022 at Palmer Stadium in Middletown CT.  The umpires below were selected for the final by State Assigning commissioner Scott Davis! Congratulations to these 4 outstanding and deserving umpires.  It should be noted that this is the first time in recent memory that the crew consisted of all 4 members being their first ever state final.  Good reviews post-game by evaluators!  Great Job!  Absolutely making the CUT!

L-R Greg Horton U2, Pete Nicoletti U3, Bob Melms PU/CC, Tom Cribbin U1

L-R Greg Horton U2, Pete Nicoletti U3, Bob Melms PU/CC, Tom Cribbin U1

CIAC PLAYOFFS!

The umpires that worked the first and 2nd rounds of the CIAC playoffs!  Congratulations to all!


L-R Robert Torres, U3; Russ Burr PU; Darrin Besescheck U1/CC At Trumbul HS


Vin Procaccini U1, Pat McCone PU, Paul Proto U3/CC at Warde HS.


FCIAC Final! L-R Bob Melms, (U1/CC), Vin Procaccini (PU), Paul DeMartino (U3), Greg Horton (U2). Congratulations to these umpires!


2022 FCIAC Finals action! U1 and Crew Chief Bob Melms gets the perfect WEDGE on a rotation play at home plate! Great job by this crew!


Umpires L - R Vin Procaccini (U1, CC), Jim Luchansky (PU) and Mike Vigliotti (U3) at Notre Dame HS Fairfield for the 1st rounds of the 2022 SWC playoffs!




2022 SWC Playoffs AT FAIRFIELD PREP! Umpires Dave Gruce (U1), Darrin Besescheck (PU, CC) and Alex Rauso (U3) getting ready for this important matchup!


RUS Lead Instructor Greg Horton talking about Proper Use of Eyes with all of our new Umpires during the 2022 RUS (Rookie Umpire School) All are invited to attend!


2022 Varsity Fee : $97.49
2022 Sub-Varsity Fee : $63.39

 

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