Month: August 2021

Robinson (Texas) Little League Earns Inaugural Girls with Game Team Sportsmanship Award

Following the final day of Pool Play at the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series, Little League® International proudly named Robinson Little League, the Texas State Champion, as the inaugural recipient of the Girls with Game Team Sportsmanship Award. “On behalf of everyone at Little League International and the entire Little League Softball World Series […]

Finalists Set for 2021 T-Mobile Little League® Home Run Derby in Williamsport

After an exciting competition at the Regional Finals in Kansas City and Seattle, the finalists for the 2021 T-Mobile Little League® Home Run Derby Championship are officially set as the top eight baseball and softball sluggers from around the country get ready to square off in Williamsport. The full event will be televised on Sunday, […]

Eight Teams Advance in Greenville. Finch and Mendoza Pool Champions Claim Their Banners

After a thrilling five days of pool play at the Little League Softball® World Series (LLSWS) in Greenville, North Carolina, the championship round will get underway on Monday, August 16, with three days of games to determine who will bring the Championship Banner home to their community. This year, the two LLSWS playing pools were […]

The Little League® International Tournament Committee, in the interest of progressing the Little League Softball World Series as scheduled and providing the best playing conditions possible for all participants, has canceled Game 19 of the LLSWS between Oklahoma and Indiana, originally scheduled for 4 p.m., due to the impact of lightning and rain throughout the […]

2021 Little League Softball® World Series – New York Team Update

Little League® International has been informed of at least one positive COVID-19 test within the New York State Little League Softball tournament team at the Little League Softball World Series. In consultation with and at the recommendation of our medical advisors, Little League International has notified the team that it will no longer be able […]

Little League International mourns the passing of Keith Graham, who volunteered as League President in Bessemer, Michigan’s Penokee Range Little League. He was 45. Mr. Graham, a 2000 graduate of Michigan Technical College with a degree in Forestry was employed as a Procurement Forester. He is survived by his wife, Tara; his children, Keira, Kameron, […]

2021 Little League Baseball® Great Lakes Region Tournament – Kentucky Team Update

Little League® International has been informed of at least one positive COVID-19 test within the Kentucky State Little League Baseball tournament team at the Great Lakes Region tournament. In consultation with and at the recommendation of our medical advisors, Little League International has notified the team that it will no longer be able to participate […]

2021 Little League Softball® World Series – Indiana Team Update

During its final COVID-19 testing at the Central Region Little League Softball tournament, an individual on the Zionsville (Ind.) Little League team tested positive. In consultation with its medical advisors, Little League International conducted another round of testing of the team on Monday, August 2, which determined that two additional participants were also positive. Assessing […]

2021 Little League Baseball® West Region – Arizona Team Update

Little League® International has been informed of at least one positive COVID-19 test within the Arizona State Little League Baseball tournament team at the West Region tournament. In consultation with and at the recommendation of our medical advisors, Little League International has notified the team that it will no longer be able to participate in […]

Little League® and Topps Team Up for the Little League World Series

With the 2021 Little League® Baseball and Softball World Series set to begin, Little League International is excited to announce a new multi-year partnership through Major League Baseball, naming Topps as the Official Trading Card of the Little League World Series. “Every Little Leaguer grows up dreaming of one day becoming a professional baseball or […]