Little League World Series Umpire Alumni International: Welcome

Sunday, August 10

The annual meeting will take place on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 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 12:00 pm in the LLWSUAI room.The cost of the meal is $TBD.  Your meal includes: TBD.  This year's guest speaker is: Dr. Michael Lantiere, Asst. Umpire-in-Chief of the East Region and one of the Little League Baseball World Series Umpire Coordinators.    If you have any questions please contact: Mark McGill: or Rick Dotellis:   or Dave Stoker:  

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: 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 Chris Thomas via email: .  Thanks for your interest in Little League Baseball & Softball and the LLWSUAI!

 *Photos from our Annual Luncheon have been added, again thanks to our Hospitality Committee and Pennsylvania State Rep. Sid Michaels Kavulich for making this annual event a great success!!! 

Congratulations to the 2014 Little League World Series Umpires!

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

2014 Little League Baseball World Series (August 14 - 24, 2014 @ South Williamsport, Pennsylvania)

Chris Thomas (Old Forge, PA), Kevin Henderson (Rockland, MA), Mark Merchant (Nederland, TX), Garry Smith (Sweeney, TX), Ron Roberts (San Jose, CA), Randy Lee (Gig Harbor, WA), Thomas Sauer (Indianapolis, IN), Robert Rigg (Macomb, IL), Jeremy Kautza (Mcfarland, WI), Mike Yon (Lake Worth, FL), Carlos Rodriguez Jr. (Marrietta, GA), Robert Freeman (White Bluff, TN), Sebastien Poire, Valleyfield Quebec, Canada), Marcin Mankowski (Kunto, Poland), Leroy Fraser (Philipsburg, St. Maarteen), Steven Muna (Tamuning, Guam).


2014 Big League Baseball World Series (July 23 - 30, 2014 @ Easley, South Carolina)

Troy Richardson (Brewer, ME), William Oliver, Jr. (Atco, NJ), Bill Hendrick (Albuquerque , NM), Dawn C. Becker (Spring, TX), Thomas Lawerence Dolan (Foster City, CA), Dave Bragg (Livermore, CA), Steven Kurkowski (Oak Creek, WI), Bennie Roach (Westland , MI), Dominic Wright (Tampa, FL), Darren Schuberg (Fairfax, VA), Ken Story (Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada), Alex Caballero (Guaynabo, PR).


2014 Intermediate (50/70) League Baseball World Series (July 29 - August 4, 2014 @ Livermore, California)

Anthony “Tony” Russo (Jefferson , MD), Joshua Einhorn (Nanuet, NY), Ramon R. Hernandez (Lubbock,TX), Chris Juarez (Los Lunas, NM), Robin S. Murray (Sierra Vista , AZ), Greg Handley (Portland, OR), Steve Genia (Cohassut, MN), Andrew La Turner (Kalmazoo, MI), Kenneth Fitts (Atlanta, GA), Gary Allmond (Centerville, VA), D. Mark Alenius (Calgary, Alberta, Canada), Andy Andre Ruben Lucasius (Williamstad, Curacao).


2014 Senior League Baseball World Series ( August 10 - 16, 2014 @ Bangor, Maine)

Mark Slacum (Newark, DE), Christopher Wasieleuski (Bristol, CT), Patrick Williams (San Antonio, TX), Greg Pearson (Beaumont, TX), Robert W. Slabinski (Riverside, CA), Robert P. Mcclary (Vancouver, WA), Richard A. Neibert (Indianapolis, IN), Steven P. Ritenour (Marquette , MI), Sam Vanderwarker (Palm Bay, FL), Stephen Blue (Deltaville, VA) Pascal Michaud (Val-D'Or, Quebec, Canada), Benito Angelico (Van der Biesen, Aruba).


2014 Junior League Baseball World Series ( August 9 - 16, 2014 @ Taylor, Michigan)

John West Jr. (Holbrook, MA), Bill Freeman (Southington, CT), Bradley Garrison (Big Spring, TX), Jason Fred Runyan (Centental, CO), Jack Schultz (Bellvue, WA), William Berger (Ventura, CA), Kurt Bailey (Fort Wayne, IN), Babe Glumack (Hibbing, MN), Larry Taylor Sr. (Punta Gorda, FL), Russell Tudor (Alexandria, VA), Wayne Kurtz (Coaldale, Alberta, Canada), Fred Tempels (Winnweiler, Germany), Roberto Rivera-Rosado (San Juan, Puerto Rico).


2014 Senior League Softball World Series ( August 3 - 9, 2014 @ Lower Sussex, Delaware)

Edward Perra (Appleton, ME), Tom Howard (Howell, NJ), Sigfredo Martinez (Harlingen,TX), Oscar Rodriguez (Houston , TX), Robert Gadling Jr. (Alexandria, LA), Eddie Spohr (Apple Valley, CA), Max E. Cannon Jr. (Missoula, MT), Jim Markle (South Bend, IN), Kevin Waldrop, (Telford, TN), Don Harris (Urbanna, VA), Donald Guilford (Cocoa, FL), Axel Quiles Mercado (Guanica, PR).


2014 Big League Softball World Series ( August 3 - 9, 2014 @ Lower Sussex, Delaware)

Hal Schwartz (Fairfield, CT), Richard Perrotty (Boonton, NJ), Wayne Wysocki (Old Saybrook, CT), Mark Pigg (Arvada, CO), Chris E. Mckellivs (Malvern, AR), Don Wilcox (Gig Harbor, WA), David L. Chavez (Thousand Oaks, CA), Jeff Horner (Fort Wayne, IN), James O. Tuck Jr. (Brownsburg, IN), William Joe Carson (St. Petersburg, FL), Darrell Ray Fannon (Dryden, VA), Carlos A. Santana Quiles (Las Piedros, PR).


2014 Little League Softball World Series ( August 7 - 13, 2014 @ Portland, Oregon

Thomas Ferrarese (Fairfield, CT), Jaimie Erskine (Cape Elizabeth, ME), Joe Raymond Wilson (Albuquerque , NM), Theresa R. Bailey (Hamshire, TX), Joseph Broxmeyer (Rialto, CA), William Eichenberger (Culver City, CA), Anthony Scott Jones (Russell Springs, KY), Pat Korando (Indianapolis, IN), Armando Sargent (Coconut Creek, FL), Gary York (Lakemont, GA), Matthew James Martin (Vicoria, BC, Canada), Wimbert Hato (Willemstad, Curacao).


2014 Junior League Softball World Series ( August 10 - 16, 2014 @ Kirkland, Washington)

Bob Barnes (Canton, CT), Alice Ruffalo (East Syracuse, NY), Barbara Stilwell (Albuquerque, NM), Courtney Nichole Nunn (Jonesboro, LA), Brent S. Smithline (Camas, WA), Mike Falzone (Salem, OR), Jack Steven Phillips ( Riverside, CA), Rick Moore (Fowler, IN), William Nevitt (Louisville, KY), William Danny Gill (Lake Wales, FL), David Volpe Jr. (Apopka, FL), Alvaro Rafael Barrios Romero (Paradera, Aruba).


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 President Chris Thomas - 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  or sign in to our "GUEST BOOK" at the bottom of the site and share your ideas.

  Christopher C. Thomas - LLWSUAI President 2012 - 2014


The Little League World Series Umpire Alumni mourn the passing of Connecticut District 4 Administrator David E. Ruotolo, immediate past member of the International Board of Directors.  Dave was a true supporter of Little League International and umpires, having recommended over 30 of our members for World Series assignments.  Please click on the link to read more about Dave Ruotolo at : 


You can now pay your dues for 2013. 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.



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.



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 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 committee is worked hard to have a luncheon on Friday August 24, 2012. Please join us if you can.


The 2014 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 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



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


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