Fire Station Number 1 –
86 Castle Road
Binghamton, NY 13905

Sunday October 7, 2018
8:00 AM – Coffee and Doughnuts
9:00 AM – Business Meeting


Saturday October 6, 2018

  • Terra Cotta
    • Cash Bar – 6 PM
    • Dinner – 7 PM
    • 81 State Street, Binghamton, NY 13901
    • (607) 348-0518
  • Parking in metro lot across the street from venue
  • DeVivo Award Presentation to follow dinner

The NYSBUA will pay for two dinners for each chapter. Additional dinners must be paid ($35.00) at the banquet. Each chapter must RSVP WITH NUMBER ATTENDING by September 28, 2018 to Eric Olsen at 607-765-6275 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Chapters will be billed for dinner if they do not R.S.V.P.

Room reservations may be made at the Comfort Inn, 1000 Front Street in Binghamton. The phone number is 607-724-3297. Your room should be reserved by September 25th. The cost is $105.00 per room. 

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT EACH CHAPTER HAVE REPRESENTATION AT THE FOLLOWING. On Saturday afternoon, October 6th, the Education Committee will provide a presentation in the first floor meeting room at the Comfort Inn beginning at 1:00 PM. 

There will be facilitating a round table discussion with those in attendance on:

  • Manpower
  • Assignments
  • Recruiting and Retention

Each year chapters look at their number of returning members, current and new league contracts and number of assignments to be filled during the season. All sports officials organizations are suffering from a lack of members to assign games. This round-table format will identify practices of those chapters in attendance to see if there is a way to improve our respective chapter situations.

Time 1 PM - 3 PM
Downstairs meeting room
Comfort Inn
1000 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

Committee Meetings will follow at 3 PM.


  • Online Testing: Part 1 & Part 2 procedures review/ questions.
  • State Tournament Changes (Now 2 Day Event)
  • Summer Baseball and Chapter Territorial Rights
  • Insurance Coverage and possible Change to new policy

If you would like to place an item on the agenda, please send to Mark Rothrock before September 22nd.

If you have any questions, please contact Mark Rothrock at 585-755-3993 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Annual meeting follow up


The following questions on the Baseball Part II Exam have had corrections as noted below.

40. A balk will be declared when the pitcher delivers a ball:  (Correct Answer: D [resulting in everyone getting the question correct.])
A. That is detected to have a foreign substance he applied to the ball.
B. While wearing a bandage on the index finger of his pitching hand.
C. While using a glove that included the color white.
D. All of the Above.

69. With the runner from first attempting to steal second base, the batter swings and misses the pitch for strike two.  His follow-through contacts the catcher and causes him to drop the ball on his attempted throw. (Correct Answer: A)
A. The batter is declared out and the runner is returned to first.
B. The runner is declared out and the batter continues his at-bat.
C. Both the batter and the runner are declared out.
D. B and C.

93. Player's batting record shall include: (Correct Answer: D [resulting in everyone getting the question correct.])
A. On-base percentage. The number of times he batted, the runs he scored and the base hits he made.
B. Total number of base hits.
C. On-base and slugging percentage.
D. All of the Above.

#80 has no answer.  Therefore, everyone should be given credit.  Have your members circle 'B', as this is the answer that was given.