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Jon Coney: A Public Service Mindset Powers One Softball Umpire

Do you view your umpire job as a PUBLIC SERVICE? Portland, Oregon softball umpire Jon Coney absolutely does. His clear-eyed view of WHY he volunteers as a Little League umpire is a great reminder of the many positive impacts—beyond just calling a good game—that a great umpire can make on a player’s experience.

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Daniel Mills: A Softball Umpire Finds Balance

Softball umpire Daniel Mills has an Umpire Superpower: BALANCE between having fun and doing what is within his power to make it fun for the players, coaches and families, and taking his job seriously. Daniel has got that balance nailed, and you are going to appreciate his very thoughtful approach toward attaining that balance as a Little League and high school softball umpire.

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Dennis Williams: Working a Small Little Tournament in Williamsport, PA in 2020

There’s a modest little tournament that takes place in Williamsport PA every summer… Today meet Dennis Williams, who has been selected for the honor of serving as a volunteer umpire for the 2020 Little League Baseball World Series. We talk about his umpiring beginnings and his journey as a Little League volunteer umpire, and then get into a lot of details about the World Series and what his expectations and hopes are.

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