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Hurst-Euless-Bedford

SPORTS HALL OF FAME

In Recognition of


WILFORD "LEONARD" SMITH

Inducted February 3, 2001


Graduated Fort Worth Polytechnic High School 1952;  Fastpitch Softball Age Sixteen;  Golden Gloves Panther Boys Club 1949-59;  Girls Coach Fastpitch, Richland Youth Association 1972-74;  City of Hurst:  Founder and Umpire-in-Chief Hurst Umpire Association 1969-Present, Host Umpire for Pre-Season Umpires Tournament at Hurst Athletic Complex, Deputy Umpire-in-Chief Amateur Softball Association Metro Fort Worth 1977-Present;  Umpire Girls Slowpitch and Fastpitch National Tournament 1981;  Umpire Crew Chief UIL Girls Fastpitch Softball;  TAAF Contributor's Appreciation Award 1992;  Inducted into the National Hall of Fame for Umpires of the Amateur Softball Association, called the ASA National Indicator Fraternity, 1991.


Born June 29, 1934

 "Mr. Hurst Softball"