Connah Sears is from Newtown and is a category 3B referee meaning he can officiate on the Referees Panel of the Directly Affiliated Leagues at Tier 4 of the Pyramid (Welsh League Division 3, SPAR Mid Wales Division 2, Welsh National League Division 1, Welsh Alliance League Division 1) and at area level and act as Assistant Referees at Tier 2 & 3.