National Softball Hall of Fame Member
Harold S. Adams
Year Inducted: 1980
Hometown: Topeka, KS
BioBegan umpiring in 1960 and was Kansas State UIC from1970-1978. Served as president, vice president, secretary-treasurer, and rules interpreter for the Topeka Softball Umpiresí Association (1963-1979). Named National Deputy UIC for Western Region and metro area in 1976. Appointed senior deputy for Central Region states in 1977.
Umpired in six ASA national championships, including five Menís Major Fast Pitch Nationals and 1976 ISF Menís World Fast Pitch Championship. Served as UIC at two Womenís College World Series and two ASA nationals. Regarded as an outstanding clinician, he passed away January 30, 1979 after suffering a heart attack. He was born in 1929.
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