Rich “Chico” Driscoll

The Leo and Loyola U. basketball standout was a Southside umpire who excelled during the 1970s and early 1980s. Over 30 year career and very noteworthy prep basketball official as well. Chico was known for his flashy style on the bases and his ability to always be well positioned for the call. He was selected as one of the umpire crew for each of the World Series of Softball finals during 1974, 1975, and 1976. Born in 1940 Driscoll lives in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood in Chicago. Married. Works as an engineer for the City of Chicago.