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Register to Umpire at JPH

Register to Umpire at JPH

Hello Umpires,

On behalf of Junior Premier Hockey, we would like to extend this invitation to you to join the dedicated umpire team for the 2019 JPH Indoor season. It promises to be another exciting season of indoor hockey with some new clubs and new events.

Please review the information below, then submit your Umpire Availability >> by October 1.

REQUIREMENTS
All JPH Umpires must complete the Umpire Database Form >>. If you have not already done so, please complete this form prior to submitting your availability.
All JPH Umpires must be USA FH umpire members. Become a USA FH Umpire Here >>
Please advise if you are an international umpire and therefore not a USA FH umpire member

COMPENSATION
Compensation is $35/match for indoor
All payments are mailed to the address submitted in the Umpire Database Form >> at the completion of the season in mid-February
All umpires receive on-site hospitality, including beverages, snacks, lunch
We do no reimburse for travel, however, hotel accommodations may be provided in special circumstances

SUBMITTING YOUR AVAILABILITY
Once you have reviewed the above information, complete the Umpire Availability Form >>
Must be submitted by October 1 for consideration
Facility information can be found on our Venues & Hotels page >>

SELECTION
We will collate all responses received by the October 1 deadline.
Please note that even if you are available, this does not guarantee appointment. The selection decisions will be made based on number of teams entered, number of umpires required, and aiming for the best balance of umpiring team considering umpire development, strengths, experience, etc. This will be done in discussions with the appointed Umpire Manager and with the Director of Umpiring.
By November 1 we will contact you to advise for which dates you have been Appointed, selected as Reserve Umpire, or Not Selected.

APPOINTMENTS
Each competition date runs approximately 9am-9pm
Exact times of your match appointments will be distributed in the week prior to each competition date
Umpires are typically assigned three to five 40-min matches per date.

If there are any changes to the above information, we will advise.

Information regarding our umpires, technical officials, staff registration, rules and regulations can always be found on our Technical & Umpiring page >>.

Thank you all for your consideration, continued support of JPH, and taking the time to complete the necessary information. We look forward to working with you and ensuring another successful JPH season is achieved.

Many thanks,

Rachael Bloemker
Nigel Traverso
JPH Director

2019 JPIL Clubs Confirmed!

2019 JPIL Clubs Confirmed!

Clubs who will be participating in the 2019 JPIL Invitational U16 & U19 division and the JPIL U14 event are now confirmed! Each of these teams will compete over the course of six competition dates from December through February for a spot at the top and earn the rights to the Championship trophy. U19 Clubs:… Continue Reading

Registration Now Open for the 2019 JPI Challenge & JPI Tournament

Registration Now Open for the 2019 JPI Challenge & JPI Tournament

Junior Premier Hockey is pleased to announce the expansion of the Junior Premier Indoor pipeline to provide more playing and qualification opportunities to the existing JPIL platform . The 2019 season welcomes the JPI Challenge and JPI Tournaments to the line-up. Visit the JPIL General Information page for details and Register by September 1! Continue Reading

Champions of JPIL 2018!

Champions of JPIL 2018!

The 7th Annual Junior Premier Indoor League (JPIL) ended on Saturday, February 17 with the crowning of the U16 & U19 Champions at the 422 Sportsplex in Pottstown, PA. The U14 Championship was held on Saturday, February 10 at the Camp Hill Sports Center in Camp Hill, PA. The competition was close in all the… Continue Reading

JPIL 2018 begins December 23!

JPIL 2018 begins December 23!

Junior Premier Hockey (JPH) is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Junior Premier Indoor League (JPIL), set to kick off on December 23rd, 2017. The Junior Premier Indoor League is an invitation only event. All Clubs in each division were identified and invited to participate based on performance at the 2017 National Indoor Tournament (NIT)… Continue Reading

2017 JPIL Champions

2017 JPIL Champions

PRINCETON, XCALIBUR & CENTRAL PENN CROWNED 2017 JPIL CHAMPIONS. The 6th Annual Junior Premier Indoor League (JPIL) ended on Saturday, February 25 with the crowing of the U14 Champion. The U16 & U19 Championship was held on February 11. Both Championships were held at the 422 Sportsplex in Pottstown, PA. Those in attendance witnessed intense… Continue Reading

JPIL 2017 Kick-Off!

JPIL 2017 Kick-Off!

Junior Premier Hockey (JPH) Organizers are pleased to announce that the Junior Premier Indoor League (JPIL) is set to kick off on December 17, 2016 for the sixth consecutive year. Seven new clubs accepted our invitation and will be participating for the first time in the various divisions, helping to maintain the high level of… Continue Reading

Sweep Eluded on JPIL Championship Super Sunday!

Sweep Eluded on JPIL Championship Super Sunday!

The 5th Annual Junior Premier Indoor League (JPIL) came to a close on Super Bowl weekend with the crowning of three Champions. Those in attendance witnessed intense competition throughout and some very thrilling finishes, including the U19 Championship decided by an FIH Shoot-Out. After six league dates of competitive Indoor hockey on a consistent and… Continue Reading

JPIL Super Championship Weekend

JPIL Super Championship Weekend

With the NFL Super Bowl on Sunday, we present the Junior Premier Indoor League (JPIL) Super Championships! We survived the blizzard of 2016 and this past weekend we wrapped up pool play in both the U-16 and U-19 Divisions, at the home of our title sponsor, The Get Good Fieldhouse in Laurel, Md. This Saturday,… Continue Reading