Tag: Southwest Region

Umpire Assignments Announced for 2019 Little League® Southwest Region Tournaments

The Southwest Region Headquarters of Little League® Baseball and Softball has announced the umpire assignments for the 2019 Little League® Southwest Region tournaments. Little League Baseball® Johnnie Chavez (New Mexico District 9) Aaron Crews (Colorado District 5) Joe Lopez (Texas District 3) Sam Lopez (New Mexico District 8) Rex Mears (Texas District 18) Thomas (Mark) Bunch […]

Arlington (Texas) Southwest Little League Named 2019 Carl E. Stotz Little League® Community Award Winner

Small-town atmosphere in a big city. That’s how members of the community view the culture and tradition that has been created around the local fields of the Arlington (Texas) Southwest Little League complex. For their dedication to the community, their commitment to the players and volunteers in their program, and the values displayed each and […]

First-Round Pairings for 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series Schedule Announced

Each year, during the second week of June, Little League® International celebrates National Little League Week with the annual Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) Luncheon. This year’s luncheon, held on June 13, featured Harry “Rusty” Sechler of the 1969 Newberry (Pa.) Little League team, and current Newberry Little Leaguers, Emerson Beagle and Braize Lambert, who assisted […]

adidas and Little League® Unveil Uniforms for the 2019 Little League Baseball & Softball World Series Tournaments

Little League® Baseball and Softball and adidas today unveiled the uniforms for the 2019 Little League World Series (LLWS) tournaments, which will make their on-field debut at the start of the Senior League Baseball World Series in Easley, S.C., on July 27. To tell the story behind the LLWS experience, adidas teamed up with Little […]

Four New Members Join Little League® International Advisory Board

This October, during its annual fall meeting in Williamsport, four dedicated Little League® volunteers were named the newest District Administrators to join the Little League International Advisory Board. The four new members of the Advisory Board are Derek Lisby (Indiana), Roman Jones (Georgia), Perry Pierce (Connecticut), and Carl Thompson (Arizona), replacing Dave Arkfeld (Nebraska), Jenice […]

Little League® International mourns the passing of Gary Pate, former Texas District 18 Administrator. He was 70. Mr. Pate, a native of Bay City, Texas, resided in Houston at the time of his passing. Serving as District Administrator from 2006 to 2018, Mr. Pate is survived by his wife, Jane Ellen; daughters LeeAnne and Kristie; […]

Late Rally, Sac Fly Lift Southeast to Extra-Innings Win

For the second time in two games, the Southeast Region Champions from Peachtree CIty American Little League battled into extra innings, but this time they came out on top. Rallying with three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning on Monday night at Howard J. Lamade, Peachtree City Little League walked off with a […]

Shing-Ming Junior LL Captures 2018 Junior League Baseball World Series Championship

Asia-Pacific defeated Southwest 2-0 on Sunday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Shui-Hsun Li got Cameron Jackson to hit into a fielder’s choice to finish off the game. The pitching was strong on both sides. Asia-Pacific pitchers struck out six, while Azael Hinojosa sat down one. A double by Christian Mumphery in the […]

Mid-Atlantic Edges Southwest, 2-1

Both teams were strong on the mound Sunday, but Mid-Atlantic defeated Southwest 2-1. Mid-Atlantic pitchers allowed just three hits to Southwest. Gregory Bruno earned the win for Mid-Atlantic. He allowed three hits and one run over five and a third innings, striking out six. Chris Bedford threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of […]

Texas Defeats Rhode Island, 3-1

Both teams were strong on the mound on Thursday night in the finale of the first day of games at the 72nd Little League Baseball World Series, but Southwest was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a 3-1 victory over New England. Tommy Turner started the game for the New England Region […]