Mike Kelly speaks during an interview with the Empire on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. Kelly has been a longtime fixture as a referee or umpire at student athlete games in Juneau. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Mike Kelly speaks during an interview with the Empire on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. Kelly has been a longtime fixture as a referee or umpire at student athlete games in Juneau. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

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