Tag: Southeast Region

Meet the 12 Teams at the 2022 Little League Softball® World Series

With Greenville, North Carolina, hosting the Little League Softball® World Series (LLSWS) for the second consecutive year on August 9-15, it’s time to get to know the 12 teams that will play in the brand-new expanded bracket this year. For the first-time starting in 2022, the LLSWS will expand by two teams and feature eight […]

Umpires Set for 2022 Little League® Baseball and Softball Southeast Region Tournaments

The volunteer umpires for all divisions of the 2022 Little League® Baseball and Softball Southeast Region Tournaments have been set. Below is the listing of volunteer umpires who will take the field this summer, along with the state and district that they represent: Little League Baseball® – Warner Robins, Ga. (August 4-9, 2022) Robert Anderson […]

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® 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 […]

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 […]

Louis Nickerson Honored as 2021 Golden Mask Award Winner

Little League Southeast Region Office along with the Region’s Volunteer Umpire Staff presented the 2021 Golden Mask Award to Louis Nickerson of Vero Beach, Florida and District 17. The Golden Mask Award has been presented since 2013 to honor a volunteer umpire in the Southeast Region The award honors a volunteer Little League umpire for […]

Applications Now Being Accepted for the 2022 T-Mobile Little League® Call Up Grant

After helping cover registration fees for families in need from more than 1,500 local Little League® programs in 2021, the T-Mobile Little League Call Up Grant is back in action with applications now being accepted for the 2022 season. APPLY NOW “Over the past two seasons, we’ve seen thousands of children sign up to play […]

Little League® Recognizes 10 Local Leagues as 2021 ASAP Regional Winners

Since 1995, Little League® and Musco Lighting have partnered in the A Safety Awareness Program (ASAP) to help local leagues and districts in the United States create the safest environment possible for players, volunteers, and fans. This year, a total of 10 local Little League programs were once again honored from each of the five […]

2021 Little League Baseball® Southeast Region – North Carolina Team Update

Little League® International has been informed of at least one positive COVID-19 test within the North Carolina State Little League Baseball tournament team from Greenville, N.C., at the Southeast Region tournament. In consultation with and at the recommendation of our medical advisors, Little League International has notified the team that it will no longer be […]

Meet the 10 Participating Teams at the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series

With the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series set to take place for the first time at its new home in Greenville, North Carolina, on August 11-18, it’s time to take a look at the 10 teams who will be taking the field inside Stallings Stadium at Elm Street Park. Because the 2021 Little League […]