Tag: Southwest Region

Musco Lighting and Little League® Extend Relationship through 2027

After celebrating its 30th year of partnership in 2022, Musco Sports Lighting has extended its agreement as the Official Sports Lighting System of Little League® Baseball and Softball through 2027. “For the past three decades, we have been inspired by the commitment of our friends at Musco Lighting and we are grateful for the continuous […]

Little Leaguers® Past and Present Shine at the 2022 Musial Awards

Each year, moments of sportsmanship from on and off the playing field are honored at The Musial Awards in St. Louis, and during this year’s event, a current and former Little Leaguer® were recognized for their inspiring actions. Musial Moment: Isaiah Jarvis’ Hug Goes Viral During the 2022 Little League Baseball® Southwest Region Championship, a […]

Top Submissions from the 2022 Little League® Photo Contest Revealed

Launched on the 83rd anniversary of the first Little League® game on June 6, the 2022 Little League Photo Contest gave players, parents, and fans the opportunity to celebrate the 2022 Little League season through their own photos. After receiving nearly 2,900 submissions during that time, more than doubling the 2021 entrants of 1,300, Little League […]

Official Statement on Oklahoma State Champion Isaiah Jarvis Attending the 2022 Little League Baseball® World Series

Following the incredible display at the Little League Baseball® Southwest Region Tournament, Little League® International is pleased to announce that Isaiah Jarvis of the Oklahoma State Champion team out of Tulsa, Oklahoma, has been invited to attend the 2022 Little League Baseball World Series. Mr. Jarvis will be in attendance for the celebration of the […]

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 […]

And Then There Were Two …

The team from Waco, Texas was the only undefeated team in the 2022 Little League Senior Softball World Series when they started play on Saturday morning. First, they had to win their elimination round game, then the semi-final. 12 hours later, they were still undefeated and heading into the World Series Championship Game with a […]

One More Elimination Game Saturday Morning

It was another Lower Eastern Shore (of Delaware) “Gully Washer.” And it came halfway through the first elimination game causing a 4 hour delay in the games. Obviously we didn’t get all sgames played, so the last Elimination Round game between Southwest and Canada was played Saturday Morning at 10:30 AM with Texas earning a […]

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

The volunteer umpires for the 2022 Little League® Baseball and Softball Southwest Region Tournaments, set to take place at Marvin Norcross Stadium at the George W. Bush Little League Southwest Leadership Training Center in Waco, Texas, have been announced. Below is the listing of volunteer umpires who will take the field this summer, along with […]

Joe Patterson and Plinio Castillo-Ruiz Honored with Peter J. McGovern Distinguished Service Award

For the first time in the history of the award, two District Administrators have been named as recipients of the Peter J. McGovern Distinguished Service Award as Joe Patterson (Texas District 31) and Plinio Castillo-Ruiz (Panama District 1) were recognized for their service during the 28th Little League International Congress in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Presented at […]

Uvalde (Texas) Little League Named 2022 Carl E. Stotz Little League® Community Award Recipient

In the wake of the tragic events that occurred at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24, 2022, Little League® International has announced Uvalde (Texas) Little League as the recipient of the 2022 Carl E. Stotz Little League® Community Award. “The unspeakable and tragic event that occurred less than a month ago is […]