2007 Yearbook, American Football, Irish American Football Officials, Irish American Football Organisation, Irish American Football Yearbook

Irish American Football League Officials 2007

Shamrock Bowl XXI Logo [Ref: 3]

Shamrock Bowl XXI 2007 Officials

OfficialName
RefereeDennis Desmond
UmpireDavid Considine
LinesmanRalph Schmeer
Line JudgeCillian Smith
Field JudgeMichael Smith
Side JudgeTony Rivers
Irish American Football League Officials – Shamrock Bowl XXI 2007 [Ref: 2]

Report

Dennis Desmond was Crew Chief and Referee for Shamrock Bowl XXI. He had 22 years experience as a National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States of America, including Playoff and Bowl Games. It was his second year as a IAFA Referee. He was also on the European Federation list.

This was the most experienced of Shamrock Bowl Officials up to this time, with a total of 35 years Shamrock Bowl experience behind them, including at least three Shamrock Bowls each. Three of the Officials were on the European Federation list of Officials for Internationals [Ref: 2]

Shamrock Bowl XXI Officials 2007 [Ref: 4]

References

Websites

[1] Irish American Football Association (2003) IAFL Logo [Internet] Available from: http://americanfootball.ie/iafl/images/logo.gif [Accessed 11 December 2017]

[2] Irish American Football Association (2007) SHAMROCK BOWL XXI – Starting Line-Ups – Teams and Officials [Internet] Available from: https://www.americanfootball.ie/iafl/sbxxistarters.htm [Accessed 15 May 2020]

Images

[3] Irish American Football Association (2007) SHAMROCK BOWL XXI [Internet] Available from: https://www.americanfootball.ie/iafl/sbxxiindex.htm?fbclid=IwAR2HPWI-_4RXvnf4dmpZP833AsTMWVqv0w6k_pX02m1OYf6bZosFgXHg7cw [Accessed 15 May 2020]

[4] Irish American Football Association (2007) SHAMROCK BOWL XXI Pics 3: “The Match Officials” [Internet] Available from: https://www.americanfootball.ie/iafl/sbxxi0001.jpg [Accessed 15 May 2020]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Cillian Smith, Michael Smith, Ralph Schmeer and Michael Brophy of the Irish American Officials Association.

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 15 May 2020

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2020

You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Resereved.

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