Tag: East Region

2021 Little League® Baseball and Softball World Series to Honor Icons of the Game

Little League Baseball® World Series brackets named in Memory of Hank Aaron and Tom Seaver; Little League Softball® World Series Pools to Celebrate Jennie Finch and Jessica Mendoza With the Little League® Baseball and Softball World Series featuring teams solely from the United States in 2021, the designated participating fields in both events will be […]

Umpire Assignments Announced for 2021 Little League® East Region Tournaments

The East Region Headquarters of Little League® Baseball and Softball has announced the umpire assignments for the 2021 Little League Softball® East Region and Little League Baseball® Mid-Atlantic and New England Region tournaments. A total of 17 volunteer umpires have been assigned for three tournaments that will take place in Bristol, Connecticut, this summer. Little […]

Hundreds of Local Little League® Programs Receive Much Needed Equipment from The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation

Thanks to the support of The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation, more than 3,500 Little Leaguers® from nearly 400 local Little League® programs across the United States will have brand new equipment to use as they return to the field for the 2021 season. In the fall of 2020, local Little League programs in need had […]

Top Safety Plans Earn Local Little League® Programs 2020 ASAP Awards

As the world’s largest youth sports organization, the safety and well-being of all Little League® players, volunteers, and fans is of upmost importance for Little League International and all its local leagues. And, as local league volunteers have continued to navigate through the Coronavirus pandemic, that focus on safety has never been more important. In […]

East Region Hosts 27th Annual Breakfast with Santa

On December 7, the A. Bartlett Giamatti Little League Leadership Training Center hosted the 27th Annual Breakfast with Santa in the Giamatti Dining Hall. More than 400 children and adults attended the breakfast with approximately $1700 raised and several thousands of dollars’ worth of toys donated. All the money raised are given to the Secret […]

Local Leagues Improving Experiences Through Little League® Grow the Game Grant Opportunities

Following the conclusion of the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series, a group of local Little League® programs were awarded with thousands of dollars as part of the Little League Grow the Game Grant, a program which assists local leagues who are working to enhance Little League opportunities in their community. In total, 10 local […]

Resilient Rhode Island Team Making Barrington Faithful, New England Region Proud

Ethan Roy With their appearance this year, Barrington Little League of Rhode Island became the fifth Rhode Island team in the last six years to represent the New England Region at the Little League Baseball® World Series. This year marks Barrington’s first trip to Williamsport. In the opening round, Rhode Island did not record a […]

Hawaii’s Central East Maui Little League Finishes 6-0 Win over New Jersey

Central East Maui (Hi.) Little League, the West Region Champions defeated Elmora (N.J.) Little League, 6-0, on Monday afternoon, one day after having the game suspended by inclement weather in the fifth inning. Hawaii struck early, when Jaren Pascual hit a solo home run in the first inning. The West Region Champs continued to tally […]

Elmora Little League Playing for the Troopers in Their Community

By Will Desautelle The sun began to set over Howard J. Lamade Stadium as Elmora Little League of Elizabeth, New Jersey wrapped up their first practice at the mecca of Little League Baseball® with a series of situational base running drills. On a deep flyball to right-center field, Santiago Alvarez, the baserunner at first, hesitated […]

Rhode Island Powers Past Kentucky, 6-1

Barrington (R.I.) Little League, from the New England Region, nabbed the lead late en route to its first victory in the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series, a 6-1 triumph over Bowling Green East (Ky.) Little League, the Great Lakes Region Champions. New England jumped out to an early lead in the third inning, but […]