Spring hasn't Sprung

Spring hasn’t Sprung

It sure doesn’t feel like spring in Maine.  Umpires Ed McDonough and Danny Deshaies brave 35 degree temperatures as Bates hosted Plymouth State in Lewiston, Maine on 4/4/18.

Palm Beach Challenging Photos

Palm Beach Challenging Photos

Bill Peck (NYC) has his game face on, flanked by crew members David Gonzalez (NJ) and Rich Galvin (MA) at the recent CBUAO Florida Camp

Another sunny day in Palm Beach, FL with a 4 man crew ready to work D-II baseball at the 2018 Florida Umpire Camp.

Left to right Dave Gonzalez (NJ) Len Ancuta (NJ) Bill Juilli (ME) Anthony Benham (MA).

Happy 70th Vin Zibelli Sr.

Happy 70th Vin Zibelli Sr.

 First day of spring also means happy birthday to older brother Vin Zibelli Sr.

Spring has Sprung!

Spring has Sprung!

 

Derek Moccia, Howard Beach, NY in cold weather gear with Adelphi Coach Dom Scala on the last official day of winter.

Palm Beach Challenge 2018 in the books

Palm Beach Challenge 2018 in the books

 

 

Another sunny day at the Palm Beach Challenge, as the CBUAO Florida Umpire Camp concludes a successful week of intense umpire training. The sold-out event featured 5 days of four, three, and two man mechanics instruction leading into live D-II game evaluations. All of the students had a great time and are anxious to showcase their skills as we head into the heart of the 2018 college baseball season.

Nick Zibelli, lead instructor goes over the days events with the campers at the Palm Beach Challenge.

Instructor Rich Maggio intently surveys campers as they go over plate mechanics.

Campers listen, as instuctors go over plate work and drills.

See below for more Camp pictures

 

 

 

Fall Umpire Camp

 

Nick Zibelli, President of the CBUAO instructs campers on 2 and 3 man field situations and proper positioning. This years fall instructional camp was a huge success. Held at Baseball Heaven in Yaphank NY. 

For more photos go to the page section of the website and click on the camp tab.