Category: World Series

Little League® International to Relocate Europe & Africa Region Tournaments as Poland Facility Welcomes Ukrainian Refugees

Little League® International has announced that it will relocate its 2022 Little League Baseball and Junior League Baseball Europe & Africa Region Tournaments, originally scheduled to be held at its European Region Headquarters in Kutno, Poland. Working with the Polish government, the facility will host a group of softball players and coaches seeking refuge from […]

What Visitors Need to Know: New Access and Bag Policies for the 2022 Little League Baseball® World Series

After two years, Little League® International is excited to welcome back its fans in full capacity as it gears up to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series on August 17-28, 2022. Before making the trip to Williamsport, however, it is important that fans are aware of some of the key […]

Volunteer Umpires Announced for the 2022 Little League® World Series Events

With the return of all seven Little League® World Series events in 2022, Little League International is excited to announce the more than 90 volunteer umpires who are set to take the field for these iconic events this July and August. “The impact of not having the World Series events in their full capacities the […]

Looking Back at Kathy Barnard, the First Female Coach at the Little League Baseball® World Series

Each year, Little League® International celebrates its Girls with Game Initiative, recognizing the girls and women who have made the Little League program what it is today. Looking back through the 75-year history of the Little League Baseball® World Series, one of the most inspiring females continues to be Kathy Barnard, the first female to […]

Remembering Jack Losch: The First LLBWS Graduate to Play Professional Sports

Jack Losch’s legacy is far greater than what he did on a Little League® field, although what he did there was pretty special too. Mr. Losch was the starting center fielder on the very first team to win the Little League Baseball® World Series. He went 2-for-4 in the championship game when the Maynard Midgets […]

History Made as Aguadulce Cabezera Little League Earns Panama’s First Ever Direct Entry Into the LLBWS

Aguadulce Cabezera Little League was crowned the 2022 Panama Region Champion with a 12-0 victory over Villa de Los Santos Little League in February, marking history as it earned the country’s first direct entry to the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) as part of the expanded bracket in 2022. The team won the Panama […]

Little League® World Series Set to Return with Full Participant Field and Fans at All Divisions of Play

After two years of not being able to hold its events in full capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic, Little League® International is excited to announce the return of all seven World Series events, and their respective Region Tournaments, with the anticipation of international participation and full fan and visitor opportunities in 2022. “We know […]

Little League® International To Launch Content Series to Celebrate 75 Years of the Little League Baseball® World Series

As the countdown to the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) this August gears up, Little League® International is set to launch a 75-part content series that highlights some of the key moments, memories, and people that have made the LLBWS one of the most iconic sporting events in the world. […]

Little League® Teams Up with Area High Schools to Revamp World Series Letters

As the Williamsport community gears up to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series this August, Little League® International has teamed up with four local high school art departments to give the iconic LLWS Letters a revamped look. Typically located just behind the home plate area of Volunteer Stadium each August, […]

Little League® World Series Dates and LLBWS International Expansion Rotation Set Through 2024

During the annual fall meeting of the Little League® International Board of Directors, the official dates for the 2024 Little League World Series (LLWS) were announced, confirming the dates for all seven World Series events as well as the international rotation for the Little League Baseball® World Series through 2024. 2022, 2023, and 2024 World […]