Category: General

Gerry Davis Named Little League® Chairman’s Award Recipient

Little League® International has named Gerry Davis as the recipient of the 2022 Little League Chairman’s Award during the Opening Convocation of the 28th Little League International Congress. “Gerry Davis has been an incredible supporter of the Little League program over the past five years and has continued to find new ways to provide training, […]

Uvalde (Texas) Little League Named 2022 Carl E. Stotz Little League® Community Award Recipient

In the wake of the tragic events that occurred at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24, 2022, Little League® International has announced Uvalde (Texas) Little League as the recipient of the 2022 Carl E. Stotz Little League® Community Award. “The unspeakable and tragic event that occurred less than a month ago is […]

A Look Back at the Opening of the 28th Little League® International Congress

The 28th Little League® International Congress officially got underway with the Opening Convocation at the Community Arts Center in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, on June 10, 2022. Upon entry to the event, attendees were greeted with a performance by a quartet from the Williamsport Area High School, exemplifying another tremendous display of artistic talent within the local […]

Local High School Students Revamp Little League® World Series Letters to Celebrate 75th Anniversary

With nearly 1,000 local Little League® volunteers coming to Williamsport for the 28th Little League International Congress from June 10-13, and only two months away from the celebration of the 75th Little League Baseball® World Series, Little League International is excited to reveal the newly designed LLWS Letters as designed by high school art students […]

Nick Mengle Named Little League® Marketing Account Executive

Little League® International has announced Nick Mengle as its new Marketing Account Executive at the Little League International Headquarters in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, effective as of June 6, 2022. “It is my pleasure to welcome Nick to our team in Williamsport and we look forward to him helping us tell the next chapter in the Little […]

Little League® Photo Contest Returns to Celebrate the 2022 Season

In coordination with the anniversary of the first Little League® game on June 6, 1939, as well as the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) this summer, Little League International is excited to announce the launch of its Photo Contest for the 2022 season. With submissions accepted from […]

Jordan Falkner Joins Little League® Team as League Development Coordinator

Little League® International has announced Jordan Falkner as its new League Development Coordinator at the Little League International Headquarters in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, effective as of June 6, 2022. “We are thrilled to welcome Jordan to our team here in Williamsport and look forward to the great contributions he will bring to our team here and […]

Little League Softball® Alumni Square Off at 2022 Women’s College World Series

From their start on the Little League® field as children, to stepping foot on the biggest stage in college softball, more than 25 former Little League Softball® players are set to compete at the 2022 Women’s College World Series (WCWS) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Below are the names of the players competing in this year’s […]

Heather Strassner Retires After More Than a Decade of Service at Little League® International

After nearly 11 years of experience working as the Purchasing Assistant for Little League® International, Heather Strassner has officially retired from the organization, effective May 31, 2022. “On behalf of everyone here at Little League International, we would like to congratulate Heather on her retirement and thank her for the commitment she has given to […]

Hawaii Brings Ohana to the Little League Baseball® World Series

In Hawaii, “ohana” means family. Baseball on the island is all a part of one big ohana. Just ask thirty-year Little League® volunteer Gerald Oda. “Ohana for us is family,” said Mr. Oda. “And it is not just blood family. Family is everybody. Everyone that we have a connection with. When we say you’re part […]