Key Dimensions - Weighting 80%
Evaluation: Voice
Description: Does the umpire use an appropriate voice when calling balls and strikes? Does the umpire fluctuate their voice when emphasizing close calls? Does the umpire’s voice demonstrate confidence? Can the umpire be heard by the scorekeeper or team personnel when required? Can the umpire be heard by their partners throughout the game? Does the umpire’s voice stay consistent or fade throughout the game?
Umpire does not meet the expectation for this competency. e.g. The umpire does not meet the voice criteria and doesn't show any improvement throughout the tournament.