Category Archives: Umpires

NYCR To Host 2009 USA National U-19 Cricket Tournament

Click here to download a document of the official flier for the tournament.
Peep into it for the tournament schedule and participants and contact information.

You can read the playing conditions (otherwise known as the special regulations) set forth for this tournament by the USACA with the guidance of USA Cricket Umpires’ Association by clicking here.

There is also a magazine that is being planned to commemorate this tournament.

In order to support this magazine, open this document which includes all the details you need.

WICB Cricket Coaching Clinic Comes To New Jersey

The following is a message from Mr. Shelton Glasgow, Regional Representative of the Atlantic Region of USACA:

The United States of America Cricket Association’s (USACA) Atlantic Region is conducting its first WICB Level 1 cricket coaching course. This is one in a series of developmental projects promoted by USACA and cosponsored by the Atlantic Region and ICC Americas.

WICB training officers Wendell Coppin and Stephanie Power will be travelling from the West Indies to teach this course.

Lunch and beverages will be provided.

Information on the training sessions is as follows:

  • Registration: Registration is limited and is strictly on a first-come (payment received) first- served basis.
  • There is a non-refundable fee of $150 per person payable to the Atlantic Region Cricket Board (ARCB)
  • Please remit payment by April 15th.
  • Schedule: The course runs from May 1st  through May 3rd (3 days) from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • Venue: St. Agnes & St. Paul Episcopal Church, 206 Renshaw Ave. East Orange, NJ 07017.

Participants are responsible for writing material i.e. paper, pen, and pencils, red and Green markers.

Make checks/ money orders payable to: ARCB;
Mail checks/ money orders to:
Shelton Glasgow
702 W. Broad Street
Westfield NJ 07090

For further information please contact Shelton Glasgow (908) 803-2858, or email

Carlton Butler Passes Away

The USACUA expresses its condolences to Mr. Randy Butler and his family as they come to terms with the passing away of his brother, Mr. Carlton Butler in New York.

Mr. Randy Butler is one of the former Area Vice Presidents of the West Indies Cricket Umpires’ Association (WICUA).

Mr. Carlton Butler passed away last week and his funeral will be held on Mar 04, 2009.

Son of USACUA Member Passes Away

The following is a message from Mr. Fitzroy I. Hayles, President of the USACUA:

Sadly reporting the death of Roy Taylor Jr., son of Roy Taylor of the Bronx Posse on Saturday Feb. 21st. 2009.

Roy Jr. passed away Saturday night May 20th Funeral arrangement will be provided at a later date.

You can send well wishes to Mr. Taylor and family at Home (718 994 5055) Cell: (646 284 4417)

Former Test Umpire Compton Vyfhuis of Guyana Passes Away

The following is a message from Mr. Vivian Johnson, Secretary of the WICUA:


Please be informed that former Test Umpire Compton Vyfhuis of Guyana died last week. Funeral service will be on Friday January 30 in Guyana. Persons wishing to attend should contact Mr. Grantley Culbard as indicated in the email below.

We again wish to offer our deepest condolences to his family and the cricket umpiring fraternity of Guyana.