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  • October 30th, 2012

    Sad News - Brian Troupe's mother

    Our condolences go to Brian Troupe and his family as his mother - June Belmont Troupe, passed away on October 21. A Memorial Service will be held at a future date. Here is the link for the Funeral Home notice: http://www.badgerfuneral.com/BadgerFuneralNotices.html Read More

  • October 22nd, 2012

    CBUANE Annual Meeting - Nov. 18

    The CBUANE Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at The Chateau Restaurant, 195 School Street, Waltham, MA 02451 Phone: 781.894.3339. Registration is 12:30 - 1 pm.  Meeting will start at 1 pm. At the meeting we will elect new officers and conduct the business of the Association. Read More

  • October 10th, 2012

    9th Annual 100 Inning Baseball Game for ALS

    9th Annual 100 Inning Baseball Game for ALS Adams Field, Quincy, MA Saturday & Sunday October 20th & 21 Walter Bentson will be hosting the 9th annual 100 inning game for ALS starting at 9am on Saturday, 10/20 and ending sometime Sunday afternoon 10/21 – 30+ straight hours of baseball. For an 8 year history of the game, or to… Read More

  • October 2nd, 2012

    2013 NCAA Baseball Rule Changes

    The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel has recently approved the rules proposals submitted by the NCAA Baseball Rules Committee.  These changes will take effect in the 2013 season. Read more... Read More

  • September 28th, 2012

    Dates and Locations announced for 2013 NCAA Baseball Umpire Clinics

      2013 NCAA Baseball Umpire Clinics   January 5, 2013 - Chicago, IL January 12, 2013 - Philadelphia, PA January 19, 2013 - San Francisco, CA January 26, 2013 - Atlanta, GA Read More

  • August 16th, 2012

    JDF Golf Event raises $2000

    The JDF Golf Event held on Sunday, August 12 at Squirrel Run was able to raise $2000 for the scholarship fund. There were 34 golfers that participated in the event. Thanks go out to Jim McCulloch who arranged the event. Jim has booked next year's event for Sunday, August 18 for 1 pm, again at Squirrel Run Golf Course in… Read More

  • May 14th, 2012

    CBUANE members assigned to NCAA Div II and Div III regionals and national championships

    The following CBUANE umpires have been selected to umpire D-III  National Championship and Regional assignments: National Championship @ Appleton, WI John Leeds (Tiverton, RI) & Bob Parker (Danbury, CT) Regional Assignments: Mid Atlantic @ Kean First Energy Park, Lakewood, NJ: Alex Skandalis New England @ ECSU Whitehouse Field, Mansfield, CT: John Leeds Crew Chief, Steve Drescher, Mike Noeth, Mark Ottavianelli, Steven Sanderson, Rick Force, Derek January… Read More

  • May 1st, 2012

    JDF Scholarship Applications are due by May 15

    JDF Scholarship Applications need to be submitted by May 15.  Please read the newsletter published on May 1 with the details of how to apply. Read More

  • April 9th, 2012

    Work A Game For Joe Campaign - 2012

    We're kicking off the 2012 JDF "Fund Year" with the Work A Game For Joe Campaign. To commemorate the 5th anniversary of Joe's passing, we are asking members to donate a game fee or part of a game fee from this upcoming week. A newsletter went out to all members with details on how to donate. Read More

  • March 19th, 2012

    Massachusetts Legislation Regarding Sports Officials

    Massachusetts Legislation Regarding Sports Officials Two pieces of legislation are being considered for adoption: House Bill 02856: Speaks to "An Act relative to assaults upon sports officials". House Bill 02857: Speaks to "Limited civil liability for sports officials" If you'd to read more about the bills, click here. If you live in Massachusetts, a list of your representatives is included… Read More


The Joe Driscoll Foundation has been established in memory of longtime CBUA Member & Past President and 3-time College World Series Umpire Joe Driscoll.

In 2007,  Joe died of a massive heart attack as he was preparing to leave for his game at Tufts University.

Joe was truly a legend in college baseball umpiring. His generosity and willingness to give back to the game he loved guided us to establish The Joe Driscoll Foundation in his memory.

Each year, the Joe Driscoll Foundation awards $2000 scholarships to students who are related to a member of our association.

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