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Sharkey, Switzer Inducted into the OHSAA Officials Hall of Fame | Ohio Valley Basketball Officials Association | Cincinnati Ohio

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Sharkey, Switzer Inducted into the OHSAA Officials Hall of Fame

Posted by | June 26, 2010 .

Michael Sharkey, (Cincinnati) – Michael “Mick” Sharkey officiated baseball, basketball, football, soccer, baseball, volleyball and softball. He was a member of the OHSAA officiating corps from 1974 until his untimely death in 2008. His work in baseball was rewarded with 28 years as a tournament official and four state tournament assignments. He received numerous post-season assignments, including action in state games for football. While officiating basketball, Sharkey received 27 years of tournament assignments and was recognized by the Ohio Valley Basketball Officials Association for his work on and off the court. Sharkey’s greatest officiating accomplishments came in baseball: OHSAA tournaments; three seasons at the professional level; 30 years as an NCAA Division 1 umpire; NCAA Division III National Championship. He served as an officer and president of the Queen City and Blue Chip Umpire Associations.

Gary Switzer, (Loveland) – Gary E. Switzer began his officiating career in 1970. He refereed sectional and district basketball tournament games for a total of 33 years. He was an official in a total of 33 boys and girls regional tournament games and made three state tournament appearances. From 1980 through 2009 Switzer earned assignments in the OHSAA football playoffs a total of 18 times, working the state semifinals on three occasions. He is a member of the Ohio Valley Greater Cincinnati and Southern Ohio Officials Associations.

Source

http://www.ohsaa.org/news/misc/2010-OfficialsHOF.pdf