Little League World Series Umpire Alumni International: Welcome

Monday, August 1
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The annual meeting will take place on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 10:30am in the new LLWSUAI room at the Genetti Hotel. The Board of Directors will meet at 9:00 am.   The luncheon will follow at 11:00 am in the LLWSUAI room.The cost of the meal is $20.  Your meal includes: Caesar salad, Fruit salad, fried chicken, ham w/fruit sauce, mashed potatoes, broccoli, and apple pie.  This year's guest speaker is: Dr. Frank D'Angelo, a lifetime member of the LLWSUAI and a nationally recognized official in football, basketball, and baseball.    If you have any questions please contact: Mark McGill: mlmcgill1@verizon.net or Rick Dottellis: pdottellis@sc.rr.com   or Dave Stoker: dstoker5@hotmail.com   or Chris Thomas: Butterpsu95@aol.com

Please note: Wilson Trophy Co. has offered to give our Association 15% Royalty for any pin orders placed with them. You may contact them at: www.wilsonpins.com. You must give this code at the time of ordering: Code LLUMP 2011.  To see their ad click on handouts and look for LLWSUAI pins.  Thank you for your consideration in using this company for your pin order.  A 15% refund on completed orders is returned to LLWSUAI as part of our partnership with Wilson Pins and LLWSUAI fund raising.

The LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES UMPIRE ALUMNI is looking for volunteer umpires from each of Little League's Regions (U.S. and the World) to represent umpires from their region on our Board of Directors.  If you are a member in good standing and would like to volunteer to represent your region, please contact LLWSUAI President Bob Bertoni via email: rab4um@aol.com  .  Thanks for your interest in Little League Baseball & Softball and the LLWSUAI!


 

Congratulations to the 2016 Little League World Series Umpires! 

The List of Umpires at each of the 9 World Series sights follows:

2016 Little League Baseball World Series (Aug. 18-28; South Williamsport, Pa.) 

Ricky Castle (Moscow, Iowa), Bruce Cline (Dayton, Ohio), Mike Cook (Bridgeport, West Virginia), Sante DelVecchio (Vancouver, British Columbia), Gary DiFabio (Carmichael, California), William Freeman (Southington, Connecticut), Jeff Frese ( Stockton, California), Sean Guilday (Kunkletown, Pennsylvania), Brian Henry ( Lakemont, Georgia), Brent Hicks (Simsboro, Louisiana), Jason Kelley (Deerfield, Wisconsin), William Lopez Pellot (Isabela, Puerto Rico), Joe Smith (Rising Sun, Maryland), Juan Solis (Rockport City, Texas), Johnny Stewart ( Abingdon, Virginia), Robert Zepeda ( Rosenberg, Texas)

2016 Big League Baseball World Series (July 26 - Aug. 2; Easley, S.C.)

Robert Aldisert (Portland, Oregon), George Ballane (New City, New York), Russell Billings (Port St. Lucie, Floirida), Roger Buhils (Oakley, California), John Chapman (Sarasota, Florida), Patrick Griffin (Galesburg, Michigan), Patrick King (San Jose, California), William Kinsey, Jr. (Smyrna, Delaware), Thomas McDonald (San Antonio, Texas), Agustin Morales-Perez (Sabana Grande, Puerto Rico), Alfred Rios, Jr. (Cleburne, Texas), Stephan Walker (Newark, Ohio)

2016 Little League Intermediate (50/70) Baseball Division World Series (July 31 - Aug. 6; Livermore, Calif.)

Jerome Anderson (Turlock, California), Tony Buzzell (Old Orchard Beach Maine), Chet Cooper (Canfield, Ohio), William Crandall (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan), Derek Gillespie (Sparks, Nevada), Mitch Gross (West Simsbury, Connecticut), Stephen Hachey (Saint John, New Brunswick), Russell May (Orlando, Florida), Jaime Javier Medina-Boscan (Maracaibo, Venezuela), Jim Parker (Lakehills, Texas), Samuel Phillips (Oro Valley, Arizona), Phillip Sapien (Corrales, New Mexico)

2016 Senior League Softball World Series (July 31 - Aug. 6; Lower Sussex, Del.) 

Larry Adams (Elizabethon, Tennessee), Louie Angelotti (Woodville, Florida), Jose Chaparro (Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico), Dennis Cusick (Sacremento, California), John Fink (Concord, California), Bethany Fogerty (West Greenwich, Rhode Island), Greg Hodges (Needville, Texas), Jerry Krebs (Fayetteville, Texas), Claudio Kusnier (Chatsworth, California), Joseph Mitchell (Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania), Scott Russell (South Point, Ohio), Edward Young (Sterling, Virginia)

2016 Big League Softball World Series (July 31 - Aug. 7; Lower Sussex, Del.)

Eligio Acosta-Rodriguez (Willmestad, Curacao), Daniel Cisowski (Torrington, Connecticut), Michael Fields (Castlewood, Virginia), Michael Foltz (Luray, Virginia), Bill Fuller (Hewitt, Texas), Dave Kramer (Bend, Oregon), Joseph Loftgren (Vancouver, Washington), Luis Piedra (San Antonio, Texas), Oscar Rios (Hobart, Indiana), Dale Sandfrey (Lancaster, California), Edwin Sherer (Yulee, Florida), Richard Watrous (Wharton, New Jersey)

2016 Senior League Baseball World Series (July 31 - Aug. 6; Bangor, Maine)

Ken Armstrong ( New Westminster, British Columbia), Matthew Bingaman (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania), Nick Boylan (Fort Wayne, Indiana), Weldon Herring (Brenham, Texas), Phillip Levesque (Nashua, New Hampshire), Jules Martina (Hague, Holland), Christopher Mathis (Orchard, Washington), James Meurer (Naperville, Illinois), Amy Steinrich (Palm Bay, Florida), Brian Sweet (Bellevue, Washington), Francis Teofilo-Soerka (Willmestad, Curacao), David Wellington (Sterling, Virginia), Dan Wilkinson (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

2016 Junior League Softball World Series (July 31 - Aug. 6; Kirkland, Wash.)

Linn Baranowitz (Torrington, Connecticut), Christopher Engle (Hagerstown, Maryland), James Clark (San Diego, California), Jeffrey George (Tucson, Arizona), Gilbert Isidoro (willmestad, Curacao), Jack Kollar (South Bend, Indiana), Roger Linville (Yulee, Florida), Dorothy Nevill (North Zulch, Texas), Aldoph Perea, Jr. (Albuquerque, New Mexico), William Twardowski (Peru, Illinois), Dale Wheeler (St. Cloud, Minnesota), Jaclyn Wingate (Dundee, Florida)

2016 Little League Softball World Series (Aug. 11-17; Portland, Ore.)  

Lionel Antonio-Richardson (San Nicholes, Aruba), Dan Carrion (South Milwaukee, Wisconsin), Kerry Cripe (Goshen, Indiana), Gary Freedman (Marblehead, Massachusetts), Charles Jojoca (Isleta, New Mexico), Troy Kipe (Lake Wales, Florida), Michael Lechnar (Mukilteo, Washington), Steven Lewis (Tampa, Florida), Bruce Marburger (San Antonio, Texas), Robert Ramirez (San Jose, California), Stephen Schwartz (Portland, Maine), David Walmsley (Victoria, British Columbia)

2016 Junior League Baseball World Series (Aug. 14-21; Taylor, Mich.)

W. Ray Caples ( Middlebury, Indiana), Dave Carman (Albuquerque, New Mexico), Christopher Furth (Springfield, Virginia), Rodney Jamison ( Fort Lauderdale, Florida), Josh Koenig (International Falls, Minnesota), Brice LaPointe ( Raymond, Alberta, Canada), Jose Luis Marin-Diaz ( Punto Fijo, Venezuela), George McCarthy (Union City, California), Michael Money ( Mount Airy, Maryland), Darrin Muller (Windsor, Bershire, England), Dwight Nichols (Colorado Springs, Colorado),  Mike Orlando (Danvers, Massachusetts), Paul Stack (Lake Forest, California)

 

 

 

Congratulations to the 2015 Little League World Series Umpires!

The list of umpires at each of the nine sights follows:


2015 Little League Baseball World Series (Aug. 20-30; South Williamsport, Pa.)
 
 Jeff Berryman (Shallowater, Texas), Edaine Cannister (Willemstad, Curacao), Robert Christman (Ione, Calif.), Douglas Coon (Unionville, Mich.), John Dowdy (Irvine, Calif.), Terry Falgout (Beaumont, Texas), William Finley (Portland, Maine), Jeffrey Holliday (Catskill, N. Y.), Tom Kowalik (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), James Lenas (Seminole, Fla.), Bill McKinney (Centreville, Va.), Thomas Reynolds (Wharton, N.J.), John Sapien (Corrales, N.M.), Jamie Sims (Beaverton, Ore.), Judd Thompson (Rapid City, S.D.), Guy Vilt (Bradenton, Fla.)

2015 Big League Baseball World Series (July 28- Aug 4; Easley, S.C.)

 Bob Boatright (Mission Viejo, Calif.), David Brown (Calgary, Alberta, Canada), Dave Davis (Jeffersonville, Ind.), Michael Duty (Lebanon, Va.), Michael Foley (Higganum, Conn.), Rafael Hodge (San Nicolaus, Aruba), Troy Lare (Hermon, Maine), Bobby Marshall (Missouri City, Texas), David Palenshus (Ridgefield, Wash.), Carl Shinabargar (Lawton, Mich.), Jennifer Vanderwaker (Palm Bay, Fla.), Donald Wayne Smith (Garland, Texas)

2015 Little League Intermediate (50/70) Baseball Division World Series (Aug 2-8; Livermore, Calif.)

 Richard DeBolt (San Jose, Calif.), Richard Falcon (Houston, Texas), Dave Gwiazdon (Sacramento, Calif.), Brian Hollowell (Goshen, Ind.), Brent Kubis (Esko, Minn.), Charles Lloyd (Arbutus, Md.), Brian Murphy (Chesapeake, Va.), Andy Pagan (Lake Mary, Fla.), Jamie Roasario-Perez (Cayey, P.R.), Joe Smith (Rising Sun, Md.), Larry Stein (Dalworthington Gardens, Texas), Jeff Wang (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)

2015 Senior League Softball World Series (Aug. 2-8; Lower Sussex, Del.)

 David Crawford (Orlando, Fla.), Juan Galarza (Villalba, P.R.), Jesse Garcia, Jr. (Wallis, Texas), Nancy Garza (Paige, Texas), Michael Goins (Bluefield, Va.), Robert McVey (Georgetown, Del.), Edward Newbegin (Concord, Calif.), David Romano (Wallingford, Conn.), Eric Snively (Pilot Rock, Ore.), Diane Wagner (Demotte, Ind.)

2015 Big League Softball World Series (Aug. 2-9; Lower Sussex, Del.)

 Johnnie Chavez (Bosque Farms, N.M.), Donald Hamer (Lewistown, Pa.), Steven Hilgendorf (West Allis, Wis.), Jeff Horner (Fort Wayne, Ind.), Donald Jordan (Portville, N.Y.), Paul Keefer (Boardman, Ore.), Denny Martinez (Edinburg, Texas.), Louis Nickerson, Jr. (Vero Beach, Fla.), Lemuel Orbolaza (Arroyo, P.R.), Louis Quevedo (Granada Hills, Calif.), John Siegel (Crystal River, Fla.)

2015 Senior League Baseball World Series (Aug. 2-8; Bangor, Maine)

 Adam Carlson (Bothell, Wash.), Dan Collins (Tallahassee, Fla.), Thomas Curtis (Livermore, Calif.), Greg Hatcher (Beaumont, Texas), James Hinojosa (Romulus, Mich.), Wayne Kardel (North Port, Fla.), Curtis Lamontagne (Cypress, Texas), Brian Logan (Farmington, Conn.), Manuel Rosario-Ortiz (Cayey, P.R.), Scott Strache (Chicago Ridge, Ill.), Michael Welch (New Salem (Mass.), Michael Yamada (Coquitlam, B.C., Canada)

2015 Junior League Softball World Series (Aug. 2-8; Kirkland, Wash.)

 David Bennett (Bothell, Wash.), Jeff Csernica (Lewisburg, Pa.), Bobby DeHay (Blanco, Texas), Raymond Ellis (New Albany, Ind.), Jim Gibson (Victoria, B.C., Canada), Thomas Lawrence (Lancaster, Calif.), James Liston (Lemon, Ill.), Carroll Mumpower (St. Petersburg, Fla.), Michael D. Sheets (Wallis, Texas), Charles Stimson (Shunk, Pa.)

2015 Little League Softball World Series (Aug. 13-19; Portland, Ore.)

 Ken Armstrong (New Westminster, B.C., Canada), Svenska Bazur-Martiszoon (Willemstad, Curacao), Brian Doughty (Utica, Ill.), Jimmie Harrell (Crawford, Fla.), William Kinsella (Los Angeles, Calif.), Robert Lynch, Jr. (Sweeny, Texas), Trent Montano (Albuquerque, N.M.), Mark Mori, (Glassboro, N.J.), Rick Sanzone (Cape Coral, Fla.), Theodore Skartsiaris (Portage, Mich.), Noah Strone (Harrison, N.Y.), Dana Takiguchi (Dublin, Calif.)

2015 Junior League Baseball World Series (Aug. 16-23; Taylor, Mich.)

 Gary Appleberry (Gilbert, Ariz.), Vladimir Balentien (Willemstad, Curacao), Craig Dewey (Williamsburg, Va.), Tony Eller (Clarksboro, N.J.), Sam Fontecchio (Ironwood, Mich.) Robert Guerrero (Sapien, M.P.), Dan Lawrence (Titusville, Fla.), Dave Meisner (Monmouth Beach, N.J.), Krig Pitman (Lubbock, Texas), Roy Riggs (Richmond, Texas), Barry Silverman (Newport Beach, Calif.), Alan Spoczak (Calgary, Alberta, Canada), Dan Wieczorek (Peru, Ill.)

 

 

You are "SAFE AT HOME" in your Little League World Series Umpire Alumni web site. We are growing and evolving over time based on input from YOU - our membership. Contact Hospitality Chairman Chris Thomas - Butterpsu95@aol.com to submit your suggestions for approval.

STAY IN TOUCH! The LLWSUAI web site is an informational site dedicated to all past, present and future Little League VOLUNTEER umpires who have achieved selection to any of the coveted Little League Baseball and or Softball World Series Tournaments. Navigate the site. Decide what YOU want to see. Submit those suggestions to Butterpsu95@aol.com  or sign in to our "GUEST BOOK" at the bottom of the site and share your ideas.

  Christopher C. Thomas - Hospitality Chairman and LLWSUAI President 2012 - 2014

 

 



You can now pay your dues for 2016. Our Treasurer Rick Dottellis will take your payment. You can mail in your check . Please download the word document file and mail in your payment by clicking here.



Tuesday, August 2
GENETTI TO HOST LLWSUAI MEMBERS IN NEW HOSPITALITY ROOM

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Starting with the 2010 Little League World Series, the LLWSUAI will have a Hospitality room at the Genetti Hotel and Suites in Williamsport for all Alumni members, current World Series umpires and friends. To view pictures of the construction, click here

Begun in May, 2010 the Genetti remodeled the Washington room with funding that was provided by the LLWSUAI and renamed it the LLWSUAI room. This room will serve as our home for all future World Series in Williamsport as well as our annual meeting. 

The Hospitality Committee will also host members and all guests during World Series Week beginning at 7:00pm every night, with complimentary food and beverages for everyone.  THE HOSPITALITY ROOM WILL BE OPEN FOR THE 2016 WORLD SERIES BEGNNING AUGUST 19TH AND CONTINUE TO BE OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 27TH! Please join us in watching games on our LLWSUAI Room on the 2nd Floof with large screen TVs and umpire friends.  here is our menu:

August 19- Tossed Salad, Stuffed Chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans 

August 20- Tossed Salad, BBQ pork chops, French Fries, corn

August 21- Tossed Salad, Deli Buffet (Ham & Turkey) lettuce, tomato, onion, potato salad, tuna salad, fresh fruit

August 22- Tossed Salad, Roast Beek, oven roasted potatoes, broccoli

August 23- Tossed Salad, Chicken Carbonara with garlic bread

August 24- Tossed Salad, Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn

August 25- Tossed Salad, Ham with raisin sauce, fried rice, mixed vegetables

August 26- Tossed Salad, Sausage with peppers and onions, sub rolls, french fries

August 27- Tossed Salad, Chicken breast, hash brown potato, peas

 The Hospiality committee headed by Greg Roberts worked very passionately to see this project through and you will be able to see those results starting with the 2010 Little League World Series. The hospitality committee is worked hard to have a luncheon on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. Please join us if you can.


2012 LLWSUAI AWARDS PRESENTATION

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The 2012 Little League Baseball World Series Umpires received their awards at the on field presentation in Lamade Stadium from Mark McGill LLWSUAI President, Chris Thomas LLWSUAI Vice-President, and LLWSUAI Board Member Dave Stoker.



JOIN THE UMPIRE REGISTRY NOW!

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The 2016 Official Little League Umpire Registry membership is now open? All L.L. umpires should be active members of the Registry ..... membership shows your dedication to the goals and ideals of Little League Baseball Inc. Click here to join!

LLWSUAI TEAMS UP WITH "PITCH IN FOR BASEBALL"

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LLWSUAI would like to announce to its membership that we support Pitch in For Baseball. If you have recently updated your umpire equipment and looking to donate your old equipment Pitch in For Baseball would be a place that you can use.

 They will see to it that your equipment will be used by somebody who is less fortunate. Little League Baseball asks there leagues to support this organization. So were asking the members of the LLWSUAI to help as well.

Check out there web site at www.pitchinforbaseball.org

 






LLWSUAI DONATES TO THE JUNIOR LEAGUE WORLD SERIES

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This article was recently posted in the umpire newsletter November 09 'Fair Ball'. To download and read the article...click here

LLWSUAI PATCH AND IT'S HISTORY FEATURED AT THE LITTLE LEAGUE MUSEUM

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History of the Association patch- courtesy Little League International Museum. To download and read this interesting article...click here.