RHWS Umpire Team
Tim McGoldrick – 2017 UIC
Home: Brunswick, Ohio.
Umpiring: 37 years behind the plate.
RHWS experience: 16 years as umpire, 13 championship crews; 9 years as player (21 years participation overall); 12th year on UIC staff.
Notes: Certified officials instructor and rules interpreter for baseball in Ohio High School Scholastic Association. RHWS/RHUA Umpire Coordinator.
Jim McCullough – 2017 assistant UIC
Home: Formerly of Plymouth, Mass., now lives in Fort Myers.
Umpiring: 41 years behind the plate.
RHWS experience: 11 years as umpire, several championship crews; 3rd year on UIC staff.
Notes: Lengthy college umpiring career that includes 4 Division I regional tournaments and conference finals for Big East, Ivy League, America East and ECAC. Also umpired in Cape Cod League for 33 years. Past president of Collegiate Baseball Association of New England.
Matt Stanfield – 2017 Playoff UIC
Home: Fort Myers, Florida
Umpiring: 9 years behind the plate.
RHWS experience: 8 years, 8 championship crews; 5th year on UIC staff.
Notes: 2012 Umpire School graduate … has worked independent professional league baseball as a crew chief, also Major and Minor League Spring Training games and a fill-in for the Florida State League and the Gulf Coast League … Involved with the training program for high school association as well as the UIC for South Fort Myers Little League.
Bob Spangler – RHWS Assignor
Home: Barberton, Ohio.
Officiating experience: 34 years in a variety of sports.
Roy Hobbs experience: 28 in flagship NE Ohio league, 13th at World Series.
2017 RHWS Umpires
These umpires have accepted invitations to work the 2017 RH World Series
# — UIC staff
* — 1st year at RHWS
** — RHWS Staff