May 22, 2021


Congratulations to the SDUA Umpires selected to umpire the 2021 SD High School Postseason:

Matt Baumgartner Lloyd Jones, Jr. Carter Roach
Dane Bloch Johnny Kirchner Corey Roach
Mike Carda Steve Krier Jake Samp
Christian Christianson John Krogstrand Connor Singhisen
Matt Clark Chris Mercado Wade Stobbs
Jesse Devine Clyde Millslagle Mark Struck
Jeff Friman Paul Ortman Greg Warren
Andrew Gross Dave Pursell Brian Whetham
Al Hanson Bert Ready John Witcraft
  • The SDUA is again providing Liability Insurance to each member as part of your annual dues for 2021.
  • If you need a new SDUA cap, we have a page to make it easier to buy.
  • We have a “Buy, Sell, or Trade” page.  If you would have equipment or apparel that you would like to buy, sell, or trade, let us know and we will post it.
  • If you have any suggestions on how to make the SDUA better for you and our members please let us know. Send any and all thoughts (good, bad, or otherwise) to an SDUA officer or your District Umpire.  We want to hear from you.


High School Baseball:

  • If you would like a 2020 NFHS (High School) Rulebook, please contact your District Umpire or the SDUA Secretary.  Please note that the 2021 season will be using the 2020 rulebook.
  • Catcher's must wear Hockey Style helmets with the NOSCAE Stamp.  Traditional masks and skull caps are not allowed.  NO EXCEPTIONS, NO EXCUSES.
  • Catchers must wear chest protectors with the NOSCAE Stamp.  NO EXCEPTIONS, NO EXCUSES.
  • There is an additional option to the High School Baseball DH Rule.  For information click HERE.
  • For more annoucements for High School Baseball, click HERE.

South Dakota Umpires Association
48465 250th Street
Garretson, SD 57030
(605) 660-1493