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

Little League® World Series Baseball 2022 Slides Home Into Consoles & PC on August 17

Little League® Baseball and Softball and GameMill Entertainment are pleased to announce the launch of the Little League World Series Baseball 2022 video game, which will bring the thrill and competition of Little League home on August 17, 2022. Available for PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC, fans will get […]

Opening Matchups Set for the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series

The first-round matchups for the 2022 Little League Baseball® World Series were officially announced during the Chairman’s Celebration of the 28th Little League® International Congress on Howard J. Lamade Stadium. A pair of local Little Leaguers® from Pennsylvania District 12, Alexandra Maeulen and Jacob Mercado, worked with Little League’s Mascot, Dugout, to help randomly select […]

2022 Little League Softball® World Series First-Round Pairings Announced

The first-round matchups for the 2022 Little League Softball® World Series were officially announced during the Chairman’s Celebration of the 28th Little League® International Congress on Howard J. Lamade Stadium. A pair of local Little Leaguers® from Pennsylvania District 12, Alexandra Maeulen and Jacob Mercado, worked with Little League’s Mascot, Dugout, to help randomly select […]

James L. Easton Named 2022 Peter O’Malley Distinguished Little League® Ambassador Award Winner

James L. Easton, longtime Little League® supporter and founder of The Easton Foundations, has been named the recipient of the 2022 Peter O’Malley Distinguished Little League Ambassador Award as part of the 28th Little League International Congress celebration. First presented at the Little League International Congress in 1992, the Peter O’Malley Distinguished Little League Ambassador […]

Joe Patterson and Plinio Castillo-Ruiz Honored with Peter J. McGovern Distinguished Service Award

For the first time in the history of the award, two District Administrators have been named as recipients of the Peter J. McGovern Distinguished Service Award as Joe Patterson (Texas District 31) and Plinio Castillo-Ruiz (Panama District 1) were recognized for their service during the 28th Little League International Congress in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Presented at […]

Little League® President’s Award Presented to Bob McKittrick

Little League® International has named Bob McKittrick, California District 38 Administrator, as the 2022 President’s Award recipient as part of the 28th Little League International Congress in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Presented at the Little League International Congress since 1987, the President’s Award recognizes an individual for their friendship, assistance, and leadership to the Little League program. […]

Little League® Announces Its Diamond Leader Training Program, A Free Coaching Education Tool Focused on Social and Emotional Learning

Little League® International, as part of the Susan Crown Exchange’s Million Coaches Challenge and in coordination with the Aspen Institute’s Project Play, is excited to announce the launch of the pilot of the “Little League Diamond Leader Training Program,” an initiative focused on educating volunteer coaches on their role supporting the social and emotional well-being […]

Top Volunteers Honored for Their Service During Luncheon at the 28th Little League® International Congress

Little League® Baseball and Softball’s highest-level volunteers from around the world were honored for their service on Sunday, June 12, 2022, during a luncheon ceremony at The Genetti Hotel as part of the 28th Little League International Congress in Williamsport. Prior to Congress, each of Little League’s nine Region Directors (five U.S. and four International) have the […]

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 […]