Category: General

During Tournament Season, Don’t Show up to Win. Show up to Compete!

Written By: John O’Sullivan, Founder of the Changing the Game Project As tournament season progresses, the pressure and stress can ramp up on our young players. Once All-Stars are selected, players competing for state, regional, and even a Little League World Series Championship all want to win their games and advance. Come tournament season, we all find […]

Little League® Graduates Take the Field for 2021 MLB All-Star Game Festivities

From the first MLB All-Star to be picked as both a pitcher and position player to a YouTube star gearing up for the Celebrity Softball Game, the 2021 MLB All-Star Week is filled with former Little Leaguers® who are ready for an exciting week in Denver, Colorado. In total, more than 30 superstars who got […]

Whitestown Community Celebrates the Opening of New Little League® Central Region Complex

After nearly three years of hard work and commitment, the members of the Whitestown community came together to celebrate the official opening of the new Little League® Central Region complex on Saturday, June 26, 2021. “Since the decision was made to move our complex to Whitestown in 2018, the support from this entire community has […]

Pitch in for Baseball and Softball Donations Help Little League® Teams Get Back on the Field

Since 2005, Little League® International has teamed up with Pitch In For Baseball & Softball (PIFBS) to help provide baseball and softball equipment to boys and girls around the world who want to play ball, but lack the equipment to do so. Over the past decade, PIFBS has distributed more than $9 million worth of […]

2021 Little League® World Series Pairings and Updates

As National Little League® Week comes to an end, Little League International is excited to announce the official first-round pairings for the 2021 Little League Baseball and Softball World Series events.   Here are the official schedules and pairings for the 2021 Little League Baseball and Softball World Series and Region Tournaments: Little League Baseball® […]

Team Hosts Set to Welcome Little League Baseball® World Series Participants

With the 2021 Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) set for August 19-29, a group of dedicated volunteers known as “Team Hosts” are gearing up to make sure all the players, coaches, and managers have an unforgettable time in Williamsport this summer. Each year, Team Hosts are instrumental in making sure everything behind the scenes […]

Little League Softball® World Series Tournament Committee Ready to Welcome Teams to Greenville

This August, nearly 150 Little Leaguers® from across the United States will be making the trip to Greenville, North Carolina, to participate in the Little League Softball® World Series (LLSWS) for the first time at its new location at Stallings Stadium at Elm Street Park. At the core of making the LLSWS a memorable event […]

2021 College World Series Filled with Little League® Graduates

More than 120 former Little Leaguers® will be heading to Omaha, Nebraska, to represent their schools at the 2021 NCAA Division I College World Series at TD Ameritrade Ballpark on June 19-29/30. For every Little League Baseball® player growing up, making it to the next level of the game is the ultimate dream, and at […]

2021 Little League® Baseball and Softball World Series Umpires Announced

The official umpires for the 2021 Little League® Baseball and Softball World Series Tournaments have been announced as part of a celebration of National Little League Week. These dedicated volunteers will take the field as part of the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series (August 11-18) and Little League Baseball® World Series (August 19-29). “Providing […]

New Little League® Central Region Facility Set to Open on June 26

Just less than one year after construction began, the new Little League® Central Region facility is set to officially open on Saturday, June 26, 2021. To celebrate the opening, Little League will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony starting at 11:30 a.m., followed by a Little League Challenger Division® game between Zionsville Little League and […]