In June, Michael E. Ridgway '81 J.D. became chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota.
The Fox affiliate in Minneapolis noted that Ridgway also makes judgments on the ballfield. He has been a baseball umpire for 20 years and is a member of the South Dakota Baseball Umpires Hall of Fame.
Read more in the article "Balls and strikes: New Bankruptcy Court Chief Judge is also a hall of fame baseball umpire" reported by the Fox affiliate in Minneapolis.