The Midwest Buckeye Umpires’ Association will be hosting a training course for prospective baseball umpires interested in earning OHSAA certification for the upcoming 2018 season. Anyone ages 14+ is eligible to enroll in the class. Cost of the course is $135 – which includes all instructional materials, OHSAA membership fees, rule books, and annual MBUA membership.

Classes will be held at Van Wert High School on Monday evenings at 6:00pm beginning February 5th and concluding on March 19th.

Course registration and payment can be completed online by visiting and clicking on the “REGISTER” link at the top of the page. Once you have created a free account, click on “Select a Course” and search for “Van Wert.” For more information, contact Ryan Thompson at (419) 305-0426 or Ron Golemon at (419) 513-0439. To ensure that course materials are received prior to the first class, we request that registrations are completed by January 29th.