Tag: GWG

Little League® Diamond Leader Discussions: Sarah Preiss-Farzanegan

California District 54 Assistant District Administrator Sarah Preiss-Farzanegan joined the Little League® program as a volunteer in 2018 when her son first signed up to play. Though his time with Little League ended, Ms. Preiss-Farzanegan continued her service. Ms. Preiss-Farzanegan was elected to her local league’s Board of Directors as the Safety Officer in 2020 […]

Joy Reynolds McCoy: Pick a Path and Follow It

Life has emulated art for Joy Reynolds McCoy, Little League® Senior Vice President and Chief League Officer, who, like American poet Robert Frost described in his poem The Road Not Taken, chose the path less traveled. Growing up in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, Mrs. McCoy was among the first generation of girls playing Little League. “I played […]

“Dear Girls with Game” – Ashlea Miller

Dear Girls with Game, Don’t be afraid to dream big. In fact, I DARE YOU to dream big, as big as you can. There is nothing in this world that can stop a fierce girl that is willing to do whatever it takes to follow her dreams. Allow those dreams to guide you throughout your […]

Little League® Officially Kicks Off Its #GWG50 Celebration

As the calendar turns to a new year for communities all around the world, the official kickoff of the Little League® Girls with Game® 50 (#GWG50) Celebration is underway as we join together to honor the incredible Girls with Game who have changed our game and look to inspire the next generation to step up […]

Little League® To Hold Its First-Ever Girls Baseball Event Named After Original Girl with Game, Maria Pepe

Little League® International is pleased to announce the launch of the first-ever Girls Baseball Event to be held at Howard J. Lamade Stadium and complex on June 7-9, 2024, as part of the organization’s year-long Girls with Game 50 Celebration. Named after one of the program’s original Girls with Game, the “Maria Pepe Little League […]

2023 Little League® Girls with Game® Experience is a Grand Slam

Held for the second year in a row, the 2023 Little League® Girls with Game® Experience was a grand slam of a hit, bringing the fun and excitement of softball to the home of the Little League Baseball® World Series with four unique experiences on October 20-21. “The Girls with Game Experience is a great […]

2023 Little League® Girls with Game® Experience Set for October 20-21, 2023

After a successful and memorable first year, the Little League® Girls with Game® Experience is set to return with increased excitement on October 20-21, 2023, as four NCAA Division I softball programs head to the home of the Little League Baseball® World Series for a weekend of fun and excitement. “Last year’s first ever Girls […]

Lombardia Little League Earns 2023 Girls with Game Team Sportsmanship Award

Lombardia Little League out of Milano, Italy, has been named the 2023 Girls with Game Team Sportsmanship Award recipient based on their conduct and interactions both on and off the field throughout its time in Greenville, North Carolina. “As we have seen over the past weeks during our Region and World Series tournaments, the game […]

Little League® Launches Female Initiative, Celebrates #GWG50 Campaign in 2024

In celebration of 50 years of female inclusion and the 50th Anniversary of the Little League Softball® World Series (LLSWS) in 2024, Little League® Baseball and Softball is pleased to announce the launch of its “Girls with Game 50” Campaign (#GWG50) as part of a historic day at the AU Pro Games at the LLSWS, […]

Come Experience History at the 2023 Little League Softball® World Series

The #SummerOfSoftball is already off to a historic start, and we’re thrilled to wrap up this year’s incredible season with a Little League Softball World Series that will forever be remembered in Greenville, North Carolina, on August 6-13, 2023. Before heading to Elm Street Park for this year’s event, here are just some key things […]