36 umpires plus the USA Softball of South Dakota Staff completed the 2019 school this past weekend. Pictures from the clinic are in the slide show on this page.
The 2019 Umpire Class along with pitchers and catchers.
National Staff umpire and Eastern Region Director Jim Craig from New York and South Dakota UIC and Region 8 staff member Steve Riswold were the clinicians. Also helping out were the area UIC for USA Softball of SD. Left to right Chuck , Chester; Riz, Jim, LeRoy Zafft, Sioux Falls; Kelly Johnson, Watertown; Rich Skorheim, Huron; Brett Distel, Rapid City; In the back of the room was clinic host and staff member John Marquardt, Yankton.
Classroom training Sunday morning
Jim Craig and Steve Riswold going over situations.