Month: January 2024

Registration Open for 2024 Maria Pepe Little League Baseball® Legacy Series

Registration for the first-ever “Maria Pepe Little League Baseball® Legacy Series: A Girls with Game® Experience” is officially open, giving girls (ages 10-12) the opportunity of a lifetime to participate in a historic event at the home of the Little League Baseball World Series. The event is part of Little League’s Girls with Game 50 […]

A Letter from the Chairman: Living your Little League® Experience

Dear Little League® Fans, Families, Volunteers, and Players, As we say goodbye to 2023, and welcome a new year, we are all looking forward to the exciting new ways we can grow as a youth sports organization, including the celebration of and the recent roll out of Little League’s new Organizational Identity. With our newly […]

Florida Little League® Coach Named Positive Coaching Alliance’s Regional Baseball Coach of the Year

Troy Sanders, Indian Rocks Beach (Fla.) Little League coach and League President, has been named Positive Coaching Alliance’s 2024 Regional Baseball Coach of the Year. Mr. Sanders, and the 35 other regional winners, were selected from a group of more than 500 nominated coaches across the country.   “I was not expecting it and knew nothing […]

Liz DiLullo Brown Elevated to Little League® Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Business Relationship Officer

With the launch of its renewed Organizational Identity and the establishment of a new Philanthropy and Social Impact Department, Little League® International is pleased to announce the elevation of Liz DiLullo Brown to Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Business Relationship Officer, effective as of January 1, 2024. “As we continue to grow the […]

Little League® International Enhances Strategic Initiatives with the Strengthening of its Organizational Identity, New Focus ON Philanthropy and Social Impact

As Little League® International continues to focus on bringing an accessible and enjoyable program for the future generations of children, families, and communities, two new strategic efforts will directly support its programs both now and in the future – the strengthening of a clearly defined Organizational Identity and the establishment of a new Philanthropy and […]

Two Little League® Graduates Named to 2024 National Baseball Hall of Fame Class

The Baseball Hall of Fame will have two former Little Leaguers® earning their plaques in Cooperstown this July. Todd Helton, a graduate of Farragut Little League (Knoxville, Tenn.), and Joe Mauer, a graduate of Highland Parks Little League (St. Louis, Minn.), will earn the honor and be inducted as members of the Class of 2024.   […]

Little League Softball® Continues to Grow as it Celebrates 50 Years

For the past 50 years, the Little League Softball® program has provided girls an opportunity to make lifelong memories through fun and competition at both the local community level and on the biggest stage as part of the World Series. This year, as it celebrates its 50th Anniversary, the Little League Softball program is excited […]

Little League® International mourns the passing of Glendal “Glen” Seagraves, Jr., former Ohio District 11 Administrator. He was 81. Mr. Seagraves, a native of Ashville, Ohio, was a resident of South Point, Ohio, at the time of his passing. During his service to the Little League program, Mr. Seagraves volunteered 35 years as a member […]

Little League® Diamond Leader Discussions: Sarah Preiss-Farzanegan

California District 54 Assistant District Administrator Sarah Preiss-Farzanegan joined the Little League® program as a volunteer in 2018 when her son first signed up to play. Though his time with Little League ended, Ms. Preiss-Farzanegan continued her service. Ms. Preiss-Farzanegan was elected to her local league’s Board of Directors as the Safety Officer in 2020 […]

Jon Harrington Elevated to Little League® Social Media Manager

Little League® International has announced the elevation of Jon Harrington from Social Media Coordinator to Social Media Manager, effective as of January 1, 2024. “Social media has become such an important part of our organization’s communications strategy, and an incredible tool as we look to connect the different generations within our program,” said Dallas Miller, Little […]