Ballwin Athletic is hiring Umpires.

1) Please complete the 2024 BAA Umpire Application.

2) Then email Jason Neal which will notify him you have completed the application.

3) You will then recieve an email with the next steps you need to complete prior to the first training session.

June Training Sessions
(Must attend ALL sessions)

June 10th 6pm-9pm- Umpire Informational and Video Training

June 11th 6-8pm- Rules Review (must come with completed Rules Test which will be emailed to you once you apply)

June 14th- 4-6pm- On Field Training


All applicates must be 13 years or older to umpire any games during the season. 


Umpires with 3 or less years of experience MUST attend Rules Meeting, Video Training, and On Field Training session.


BAA Umpire Program Overview

The BAA umpire program is run by the Ballwin Athletic Association Board of Directors.


  • 13 Years or older
  • No experience necessary
  • Complete the 2023 Umpire Employee Application
  • Attend the informational meeting in January
  • Complete all required BAA Employee Forms prior to being scheduled for games
  • Umpires new to BAA and BAA umpires with 3 or less years of experience must attend Training Sessions
    Spring/Summer Training - February and March (TBD)
    Fall Training - July (TBD)  
  • All  umpires are ranked by the age group they are qualified to umpire  
  • Pay is determined by ranking, experience and training attendance
  • Contact Jason Neal if interested.

 Items considered for ranking:
 Years of Experience    Age of the Umpire     Knowledge of Rules    Field Performance      Promptness      Character 

QUESTIONS?  contact Jason Neal

The Umpire Committee thanks you!

Jason Neal (UIC)
Pat Murphy
Marc Dippel
Turner Herbek
John Hernandez
Adam Peper

Ted Repp
Mike Wait

Mike Wilson


BAA Uniform Supplies

A 2023 phone list and umpire reponsibilities will be given to you prior to your first game.

Umpire Dress Code 

  • Field 1, 2 & 3 umpires should wear gray pants. 
  • Fields 4, 5 and 6 umpires should wear dark blue, black or gray pants or shorts. 

All Umpires:

  • Dark blue or black hat (w/BAA logo or no logo)
  • Umpire shirt 
  • Bag with clicker and brush 
  • No white shoes

BAA provides all plate gear: Chest protector, shin guards & mask


BAA's umpire program includes non-refundable uniform costs:
Shirt:  $35.00 (powder blue BAA shirt)
Hat:    $25.00 (BAA hat optional. You may purchase your own elsewhere if so desired (dark blue or black)
Bag with clicker/plate brush:  $15.00 (optional - you may purchase your own elsewhere if so desired)
Rule Books: BAA will supply