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  • March 8th, 2012

    CBUA umpire rosters

    All CBUA chapter umpire rosters are now posted in the members area. Read More

  • March 1st, 2012

    Big Ten Mulls Summer Baseball

    Big Ten mulling summer baseball Minnesota’s Anderson believes league should move season The Associated Press Last Updated - February 29, 2012 10:48 GMT Contact | Archive | RSS Anderson UM Imagine a warm June night, a packed baseball stadium and two of the biggest names in college athletics battling for a championship. The College World Series comes to mind, right? How about… Read More

  • February 11th, 2012

    MiLB Severs ties with Jim Evan's Umpire Schools

    For Umpiring School, a Staff Party Proves Costly For a while, at least, the annual bowling party for the Jim Evans Academy for Professional Umpiring was a typical company outing. Employees drafted teams, concocted humorous names and went to the local alley to compete for bragging rights. It did not stay normal for long. Over the course of that evening… Read More

  • February 10th, 2012

    Sad News - Mark Furtado's father

    Mark Furtado's father Jack Furtado passed away on Thursday, Feb 9.  Further information is not available yet.  A newletter will go out once that information is available. Read More

  • February 6th, 2012

    CBUANE test: Now On Line!

    The test is now on line! Log into the members area! Test goes live, Monday, Feb 6th, and will remain open for two weeks. Read More

  • January 25th, 2012

    Cage Work

    Cage Work: Log into the members area for a list of locations, dates and contact information. Read More

  • January 11th, 2012

    Meeting Attendance

    Attendance at either a recognized chapter meeting or one of the NCAA clinics qualifies umpires to receive assignments through the CBUAO. In order to qualify for NCAA regional assignments (all divisions) umpires must register and attend one of the NCAA clinics. The CBUA-NE annual clinic was held on Saturday, February 4, 2012 . The remaining meetings are: 2/19; MPCBUA: Chestnut… Read More

  • December 7th, 2011

    CBUA-NE rules meeting - February 4, 2012

    CBUA-NE rules meeting Location: Smithfield High School, 90 Pleasant View Avenue Smithfield, RI 02917 Date and Time: February 4th, 2012 - 10:00am-1:00pm The CBUA-NE annual clinic will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at Smithfield High School, 10am-1pm. Doors open for registration at 9:15. Read More

  • November 30th, 2011

    Sad News - Rick Emerson's mother

    Our condolences go to Rick Emerson and his family as his mother passed away last week. ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Church of Christ in Bradford. Calling hours will precede the service from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Dole, Childs & Shaw Funeral… Read More

  • August 22nd, 2011

    Jim McCulloch inducted to the Cranberry League Hall of Fame

      Jim McCulloch will be inducted to the Cranberry League Hall of Fame. The Cranberry Baseball League will hold its Hall of Fame Banquet at the Weymouth Elks on Friday, September 16. Please take the opportunity to salute Jim for his distinguished career as an umpire and his dedication to the game of baseball and to the Cranberry League. Tickets are… 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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