George H. Hinojosa, Jr., a 5th grade teacher at Martin Elementary, was one of the 12 umpires handpicked from around the world to officiate at the 2013 Softball Little League World Series held in Portland, Oregon in August.  Hinojosa has been a Little League umpire for 10 years and is a familiar sight during baseball and softball season at games in Brownsville and surrounding cities.  He has been an umpire for the last 5 years at the Little League State Tournament.