Tag: Canada Region

First-Round Pairings for 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series Schedule Announced

Each year, during the second week of June, Little League® International celebrates National Little League Week with the annual Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) Luncheon. This year’s luncheon, held on June 13, featured Harry “Rusty” Sechler of the 1969 Newberry (Pa.) Little League team, and current Newberry Little Leaguers, Emerson Beagle and Braize Lambert, who assisted […]

adidas and Little League® Unveil Uniforms for the 2019 Little League Baseball & Softball World Series Tournaments

Little League® Baseball and Softball and adidas today unveiled the uniforms for the 2019 Little League World Series (LLWS) tournaments, which will make their on-field debut at the start of the Senior League Baseball World Series in Easley, S.C., on July 27. To tell the story behind the LLWS experience, adidas teamed up with Little […]

Teams from Massachusetts, Canada to Play in 2019 Little League Challenger Division® Exhibition Game at the LLBWS

Each summer during Championship Saturday of the Little League Baseball® World Series, two local Little League Challenger Division® programs are given the unique opportunity to play in a once-in-a-lifetime game on Volunteer Stadium in the Little League Challenger Division Exhibition Game. Featured in this year’s game will be Massachusetts District 12 Challenger Little League and […]

Wendy Thomson, Ron Smith Announce Retirement from Little League® International

Wendy Thomson, Little League Canada Assistant Regional Director, and Ron Smith, Little League International Programmer and Analyst, have officially announced their retirement from Little League Baseball and Softball at the end of 2018. “We are very grateful for the many years of service and dedication that Wendy and Ron have given to our program and […]

Puerto Rico Defeats Canada Behind a Nine-Run Effort

In the first inning, Caribbean got their offense started when Carlos De Jesus hit a solo homer. Caribbean took the lead for good with four runs in the third inning. In the third John Lopez singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run, Eric Rodriguez doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs, and Roberto […]

Team Canada Values Family Over All, Strives to Take the Next Step in the LLBWS

By Rob Tota Whalley Little League from Surrey, British Columbia, is no stranger to the Little League Baseball® World Series, representing Canada in Williamsport for the sixth time. After posting a 6-4 victory over Mexico Region Champion Matamoros Little League Monday night, Team Canada improved its LLBWS record to 2-1 and securing a spot in […]

Canada Defeats Mexico To Avoid Elimination

Mexico fought back after falling down by five runs in the third inning. The comeback fell just short though, in a 6-4 defeat to Canada on Monday. Mexico scored three runs on a home run in the third inning. Mexico fell behind early in the loss. Canada scored on a single by Nate Colina and […]

Canada Defeats Europe-Africa in Extras, 2-1

Canada seized victory in dramatic walk-off fashion, thanks to a walk-off single at the end of the game to topple Europe-Africa. The game was tied at one with Canada batting in the bottom of the tenth when Joey Marino singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run. The pitching was strong on both sides. Canada […]

Power Hitting Leads Latin America To Win

Canada fell behind early and couldn’t come back in an 8-3 loss to Latin America on Friday. The Latin America Region, represented by Vacamonte Little League from Arraijan, Panama, got on the board in the first inning when Ian Huang’s wild pitch allowed one run to score. LLBWS Tournament Adan Sanchez upped the score to […]

Whalley Little League Goes Undefeated to Win 2018 Little League Baseball® Canada Region Tournament

Whalley Little League of Surrey, British Columbia, will be returning to the Little League Baseball® World Series after an impressive 8-0 performance to win the 2018 Little League Baseball Canada Region Tournament. After starting off the tournament with a 5-4 victory over Alberta, Whalley Little League was able to get its offense and defense working […]