Join Our Team!

To be an effective umpire, one must possess a love and passion for the game. At Georgia Sports Officials Association (GSOA), we believe every player, coach, parent, and venue deserves the very best in sports officials. We take the time to train our umpires about the rules, mechanics, philosophy and attitude, and instill in them the confidence needed to call a great game.

GSOA Member Benefits

  • No limits on game assignments for our officials, and competitive pay
  • Enrollment cost is minimal
  • Our instructors will provide the best training
  • Learn the Rules, Mechanics, Philosophy & Attitude of a GSOA Umpire
  • On-field training

Mission Statement

Through innovative training, recruiting, mentor programs, exceptional service and experiences, superb execution, trusting relationships and community spirit, GSOA's goal is to be the premiere umpire association of North Georgia. 

Vision Statement

Our vision is for GSOA officials to achieve greater satisfaction, safety, wellness and respect. Progress of officials and the officiating profession directly impact sports in a positive manner. 


We value humility, skill building, education and knowledge. Continuous learning, both professionally and personally, leads to enlightenment and empowerment and in-turn, allowing GSOA to place well rounded, mature individuals on the ball field. 
It takes a great team of experienced, veteran umpires to educate, train and develop up and coming umpires. If you are interested in joining the GSOA team, call us at (678) 343-8698 or CLICK HERE to contact us online.

Want to Know More?

If you have any questions please let us know. We look forward to hearing from you!