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Join the Blue Crew

Please register by March 1, 2024.

The first meeting will be held in mid-March.

Becoming an LZBSA umpire is a great way to develop leadership, collaboration, and confidence, all while helping community youth. Blue Crew is open to all who turn 14 by December 31, 2024.

2024 Training

Umpire Training will include an introductory meeting via Zoom, followed by on-field training. Training will begin in mid-March 2024.


  • Blue Crew is open to all who will turn 14 by December 31, 2024
  • Those 15 years old or younger are required to obtain a WORK PERMIT from school.  No umpires will be scheduled until a work permit is on file.
    • Please start the process by getting the required information from your school. 
    • Take the work permit application and letter on the right-hand side of this page to your school to obtain a work permit. 
  • Mail the work permit and W4 form to LZBSA, Attn: Umpire Info, PO BOX 411, Lake Zurich, IL 60047
NOTE: If you have worked for LZBSA previously, you do NOT have to submit the W4 form again.



LZBSA Umpire Field Time Card

Use this form to check in to your assigned field prior to game start. Each submission is date/time stamped for validation. All field inputs are required.