Little League World Series Umpire Alumni International: Welcome

Thursday, August 22

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 2013 Little League World Series Umpires!

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

·         2013 Little League® Baseball World Series (Aug. 15-25; South Williamsport, Pa.)

Luis C. Alvarado (Cayey, Puerto Rico), John Bell (Milford, Pa.), Nicholas James Bonnar (Glace Bay, Nova Scotia), James Gregory (Coon Rapids, Minn.), Jon Gregory (Columbus, Texas), Wayne Hurm (San Tan Valley, Arizona), John Ignacio (Adams, Tenn.), Chuck Latini (Trenton, N.J.), Bruce Marcellus (Fremont, Calif.), Richard Muffley (Arlington, Va.), Ron Nagy (Kelseyville, Calif.), Markus Rucker (Heindelberg, Germany), Vincent Sarullo, Jr. (Milford, Conn.), Cynthia Smith (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.), Paulo M. Tabirara (Caloocan City, Philippines), Garland Timms (Lubbock, Texas)


·         2013 Big League Baseball World Series (July 24-31; Easley, S.C.)

Tena Bartlett (Windsor, Ontario), Jeffrey Bise (Steinbach, Germany), Lawrence Bonnette (Missouri City, Texas), Don Frommeyer (Indianapolis, Ind.), Jim Hallonquist (Seguin, Texas), Trevor Hayes (East Ridge, Tenn.), Ted Loblanco, Jr. (Haverstraw, N.Y.), Sandley R.E. Martina (Willemstad, Curacao), Edwar Moran, Jr. (Camden, Del.), Reggie Neary (Charleston, W.V.), Steve Nuyen (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Michael Jon Peterson (Carson City, Nev.), Brad Pollard (La Mirada, Calif.)

·         2013 Intermediate (50/70) League Baseball World Series (July 30-Aug. 5; Livermore, Calif.)

Donald “Troy” Carmont (Surrey, British Columbia), Jack Conway (Florham Park, N.J.), Mark Cyganiak (Port Charlotte, Fla.), Jimmy Darden (Odessa, Texas), Donald Dozier (Austell, Ga.), Stu Hartenstein (Columbus, Ohio), Jonas Jackson (Escondido, Calif.), Jorge Lebron (Yabucoa, Puerto Rico), Charles Lloyd (Arbutus, Md.), Ken Mitchell (Everett, Wash.), Thomas Plaster (Freeport, Ill.), David Rast (Albuquerque, N.M.)

·         2013 Senior League Softball World Series (Aug. 4-10; Lower Sussex, Del.)

Mark Bolter (Bloomington, Calif.), Kerry Coffelt (Los Alamos, N.M.), Johan DeVries (Veenendall, Netherlands), Nelson Diaz-Lozada (Las Piedras, Puerto Rico), Louis Dublin (Cherryfield, Maine), William Dwyer (Glendale, N.Y.), Fred Lesser (West Deptford, N.J.), Jeffrey Miller (Palm City, Fla.), Gerald Parish (New Port Richey, Fla.), James Powell, Jr. (Sacramento, Calif.), Charles Sacrison, Jr. (Port Orchard, Wash.), Sara V. Turner (Tucson, Ariz.), Chris Villarreal (San Antonio, Texas), Pat Wiley (Lasalle, Ontario)

·         2013 Big League Softball World Series (Aug. 4-10; Lower Sussex, Del.)

Carlos Allers (Penuelas, Puerto Rico), Isidro F. Bautista (Guagua, Pampanga, Philippines) Jason Braidford (Windsor, Ontario), Walt Bukowski (South Bend, Ind.), Mike English (Concord, Calif.), Jeffrey French (Orlando, Fla.), Luciano Garcia (Albuquerque, N.M.), Phillip E. Hamilton (Valparaiso, Ind.), John Kelly (Rockfort, Texas), Keith Resler (Torrington, Conn.), James Schroeder (Kirkland, Wash.), Charles Stimson (Shunk, Pa.), Danny Williams (Elizabethton, Tenn.)

·         2013 Little League® Softball World Series (Aug. 8-14; Portland, Ore.)

Michael Comeau (Manchester, Conn.), Chuck Ehret (Seattle, Wash.), George Hinojosa, Jr. (Brownsville, Texas), John Joerger (Portland, Ore.), Kenneth Jordan (Kirbyville, Texas), Fardy K. Lard (Willemstad, Curacao), Greg Ramos (Munster, Ind.), Mark Sikkenga (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Wout Van der Horst (Wormer, Netherlands), Danny Vines (Jonesborough, Tenn.), Jeff Ward (Fort Myers, Fla.), William Yale (Conowingo, Md.)

·         2013 Junior League Baseball World Series (Aug. 11-17; Taylor, Mich.)

Eric Black (Pomona, N.Y.), Giovanny Antonio Boscan-Martinez (San Francisco Estado Zuila, Venezuela), Jeffrey Shane Davis (Placerville, Calif.), John Deisbeck (Peru, Ill.), Scott Goodman (Lake Forest, Calif.), Jaime Ledesma (Lapryor, Texas), Gilbert Mayfield (Tococa, Ga.), Richard Ochs (Vienna, Va.), Joseph Ouellette (Brewer, Maine), Dale Rader (Elkhart, Ind.), Jason Fred Ruyan (Lakewood, Colo.), John Valverde (Ramstein Air Base, Germany)

·         2013 Senior League Baseball World Series (Aug. 11-17; Bangor, Maine)

Keith Allison (Martinsburg, W.V.), Wayne R. Beaumier (Houston, Texas), Bill Bruce (Dillsburg, Pa.), Glenn Kugel (Portland, Ore.), Dave Lange (Menomonee Falls, Wis.), Aubrey C.N. Maduro (Noord, Aruba), Giuseppe Mariella (Novara, Italy), Richard Neff (Springhill, Fla.), Douglass J. Pfaffenberger (Houston, Texas), Ken Peterson (Sacramento, Calif.), Paul Sammon (Whippany, N.J.), Clifford Sands (Bradley, Ill.)


·         2013 Junior League Softball World Series (Aug. 11-17; Kirkland, Wash.)

Barry Brown (Hudson, N.Y.), Hilary Chick (Coeur d’Alene, Idaho), James Crist, Jr. (Austin, Texas), Gerry Edtl (Franklin, Tenn.), Bill Fuller (Hewitt, Texas), Anibal Gonzalez (Moca, Puerto Rico), Jeff Groce (Kernersville, N.C.), Jayne Lee (Cottonwood, Ariz.), Paul Malnarich (Victoria, British Columbia), Shawn Richardson (Wheelersburg, Ohio), John Striby (Indianapolis, Ind.), Jeffrey Yates (Hudson, N.Y.)

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 2013 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.