Graduated from pro umpire school 1969, worked in Eastern League. Has umpired 532 college games, over 1,450 high school including 22 state finals. Taught umpiring in Akron area for 43 years, licensing over 600 umpires for high school baseball. Worked over 450 Akron AA games, including seven all-state games. Umpired the Stan Musial World Series five times also the Connie Mack and Roy Hobbs World Series.