At Top Gun Events we pride ourselves on providing high-level umpires and fostering camaraderie among the umpire community.
To get involved in officiating Top Gun Events, please contact At Top Gun Events we pride ourselves on providing high-level umpires and fostering camaraderie among the umpire community.
To get involved in officiating Top Gun Events, please contact
Welcome to the 2023 Top Gun Invitational tournament hosted in Kansas City. We look forward to having you join us in the KC Metro area to umpire one of the most competitive softball events in the country.
The tournament will begin Thursday June 15th and run through Sunday June 18th with championship games concluding that afternoon. Officials will be expected to arrive Wednesday June 14th for our umpire banquet & meeting! Games will begin on Thursday, June 15th at 8:00am. Game fees will be $60.00 per game and checks will be issued on the final day of the event. Umpires should plan on being at the event through the duration.
Lodging will be covered by the tournament provider from Wednesday, June 15th – Sunday, June 18th. Officials who require lodging will be provided a $60 travel stipend to assist in expenditures. Meals provided at the complexes!
Please respect that this event is for elite officials to work at an elite competition level. 40 fields to cover over 280+ of the best teams in the country hand selected for the event. It is very important that once you commit to this tournament, you honor that commitment.
Dates: Thursday June 15th – Sunday June 18th. Plan to arrive in KC for the umpire banquet & meeting Wednesday June 14th.
Umpire Banquet: June 14th (TBA: Overland Park, KS 6pm)
Umpire Pay: $60.00 per game (up $5/game 2022)
Travel Pay: $60/traveling official
Meals: Lunch and Dinner provided at the complexes!
NCAA COLLEGIATE UMPIRE CAMP: Wednesday June 14th (Banquet), Thursday June 15th – Saturday June 17th (Evaluation games)
SIGN UP LINK: https://forms.gle/EecGDTuZjusD6fMJ9
Look forward to seeing you in KC!