Local umpires chosen for Little League World Series
|Don Harris of Stormont was the plate umpire (above) for the semifinal of the Senior Little League Softball World Series held last week in Sussex, Delaware.|
Only 12 umpires were chosen nationwide to umpire in the Senior Little League Softball World Series held last week in Sussex, Delaware. Don Harris of Stormont was one of them.
World Series umpires are scrutinized and their work is reviewed after each game. Harris earned the honor of Chief Umpire behind the plate in the semifinal championship on August 8 and was assigned first base in the Little League World Series Championship Game on August 9.
Stephen Blue of Deltaville was one of 12 selected to umpire in the Senior Little League Baseball World Series at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor, Maine. Blue began his duties on Saturday, August 9.
The championship game of the Little League Baseball Senior Division will be on Saturday, August 16, at 2 p.m. and broadcast on ESPN 2.