Category: World Series

Toms River Little League: 20 Years Later

The moment ABC broadcaster Brent Musburger exclaimed that the 1998 Toms River (N.J.) East American Little League were World Series champions, the lives of a group of kids and coaches from the Jersey shore changed forever. “It was really an amazing achievement. One that not many kids get to say they did, let alone win […]

Eastern Region Tournament Kicks Off with Opening Ceremony, Challenger Exhibition Game

Hundreds of excited players and their families packed Leon J. Breen Field on Saturday Aug. 4, as Little League Baseball® kicked off the 2018 Eastern Regional Tournament in Bristol, Conn. The opening ceremony began with each of the 12 teams from the New England and Mid-Atlantic Regions carrying their banners onto the field, where they […]

From the First Intermediate World Series to the Pennsylvania High School Championship to Wheeling Jesuit University

This year marks the fifth anniversary of Zach Rohaley, Nick Serafino, and their teammates from Collier Township, Pa., making it all the way to the inaugural Little League® Intermediate (50/70) Baseball World Series Championship Game. And, in the five years since showcasing their talents in Livermore, Calif., these teammates have bonded over baseball at every […]

Little League Softball® World Series Celebrates 25 Years at Portland’s Alpenrose Dairy Farm

This August, Little League Softball® celebrates its 25th year of World Series championships at Alpenrose Stadium in Portland, Ore. “It has been a fabulous experience for the best Little League Major Division Softball teams to make their way to Alpenrose stadium for the past 25 summers,” said Stephen D. Keener, Little League International President and […]

Little Leaguer® Becomes First Australian to Play in Three World Series Events

When Will Fullerton stepped on the field to square off against Cardenales Little League of Latin America he became the first Little Leaguer® from Australia to represent his country in the Little League Baseball® World Series, Junior League Baseball World Series, and Senior League Baseball World Series. Fullerton understands how lucky he is to participate […]

Thomas Tull, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Pittsburgh-based Tulco, to be Enshrined into Little League® Hall of Excellence

Just two years after watching the Little League® he once played for capture the Little League Baseball® World Series Championship title, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Tulco and 2016 Maine-Endwell Little League sponsor, Thomas Tull, will be returning to Williamsport this summer to receive Little League’s highest honor, enshrinement into the Little League Hall of […]

Little League Softball® Tournament Broadcast Coverage Expands in 2018

This summer, Little League® fans around the world will have the opportunity to watch almost twice as many games as last year thanks to the recent launch of ESPN+, the new direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International Group, in conjunction with ESPN. Highlighting the expanded Little League coverage in 2018 will be […]

Schedules Announced for 2018 Little League® Baseball and Softball Southwestern Region Tournaments

The Southwest Region Headquarters of Little League® Baseball and Softball has announced the schedules for the 2018 Little League Southwest Region Tournaments. All games will be played at the George W. Bush Little League Leadership Training Center in Waco, Texas. The Little League Baseball® Southwest Region Tournament will kick off on Thursday, August 2 at 10 a.m. CST […]

Schedules Announced for 2018 Little League® Baseball and Softball Western Region Tournaments

The West Region Headquarters of Little League® Baseball and Softball has announced the schedules for the 2018 Little League® West Region Tournaments. All games will be played at the Little League Western Region Headquarters Complex in San Bernardino, Calif. The Little League Baseball® West Region Tournament will kick off on Sunday, August 5 at noon EST with a […]

Schedules Announced for 2018 Little League® Central Region Tournaments

The Central Region Headquarters of Little League® Baseball and Softball has announced the schedules for the 2018 Little League Baseball® Great Lakes and Midwest Region tournaments as well as the Little League Softball® Central Region tournament. Similar to last year, all of the baseball games will be played this summer at the Grand Park Sports Campus in […]