Tag: All Regions,Southeast Region,US Regions

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 […]

Little League® Photo Contest Returns to Celebrate the 2022 Season

In coordination with the anniversary of the first Little League® game on June 6, 1939, as well as the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) this summer, Little League International is excited to announce the launch of its Photo Contest for the 2022 season. With submissions accepted from […]

What Visitors Need to Know: New Access and Bag Policies for the 2022 Little League Baseball® World Series

After two years, Little League® International is excited to welcome back its fans in full capacity as it gears up to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series on August 17-28, 2022. Before making the trip to Williamsport, however, it is important that fans are aware of some of the key […]

Volunteer Umpires Announced for the 2022 Little League® World Series Events

With the return of all seven Little League® World Series events in 2022, Little League International is excited to announce the more than 90 volunteer umpires who are set to take the field for these iconic events this July and August. “The impact of not having the World Series events in their full capacities the […]

Elyssa Melton Named Little League® Southeast Region Assistant Director

Little League® International has announced Elyssa Melton as its new Southeast Region Assistant Director, effective as of May 9, 2022. “On behalf of all the staff, volunteers, and players throughout the Southeast Region, I want to welcome Elyssa to our team here in Warner Robins,” said Matt Weber, Little League Southeast Region Director. “Elyssa’s background […]

Little League® World Series Set to Return with Full Participant Field and Fans at All Divisions of Play

After two years of not being able to hold its events in full capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic, Little League® International is excited to announce the return of all seven World Series events, and their respective Region Tournaments, with the anticipation of international participation and full fan and visitor opportunities in 2022. “We know […]

Little League® Awards Program Returns with New Volunteer Recognition Structure

Following two years of suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Little League® Awards Program will be returning for the 2022 season with an updated, modernized structure to honor its dedicated volunteers. “After two years of challenges and adversity for our local leagues and communities, we are pleased to bring back the Little League Awards […]

Little League® Urban Initiative Jamborees Return in 2022 to Provide Fun Opportunities to Players in Underserved Communities Across the U.S.

After a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Little League® Urban Initiative Jamborees are returning in 2022 with six events being held across the United States this summer. “We are thrilled to be able to bring back the majority of these annual events this summer and provide opportunities for players from underserved communities […]

MLB Clubs to Offer Little League® Day Opportunities in 2022

As the 2022 Major League Baseball (MLB) season officially gets underway, local Little League® programs across the country will once again have the unique opportunity to participate in MLB Little League Days throughout the year. LEARN MORE As part of the growing partnership between Little League and MLB, “Little League Days” provide opportunities for local youth baseball […]

For Jennifer Woof, Umpiring Is Where She Found Her Little League® Volunteering Niche

In March 2022, Jennifer Woof took the field as the only female among a class of 24 volunteers participating in Little League® International’s week-long umpire training academy at its complex in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. However, being the only female attending the rules and mechanics training made her even more determined to get better at something she […]