Tag: All Regions,Northwest Region,US Regions,West Region

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 […]

T-Mobile Little League® Call Up Grant Returns to Support Families in Need

For the fifth-straight year, Little League® and T-Mobile are teaming up to support families in need with the T-Mobile Little League Call Up Grant. Starting today (January 11, 2024) eligible Little League families are able to apply for funds to assist with paying their local league’s registration fees (up to $150) during this upcoming season, […]

“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® World Series Dates Announced for 2024-26, Including New Presenting Sponsor for 2024 LLSWS

As part of the annual fall meeting of the Little League® International Board of Directors, the dates and locations for the seven World Series events through 2026 were announced, concluding with the playing of the Little League Baseball® World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. For the second year in a row, T-Mobile will be the proud […]

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 […]

Colorado Realigns to Join the Little League® West Region

Following a thorough review of its region structure, Little League® International has made the decision to move the administrative support for Colorado’s districts and leagues from the Southwest Region to the West Region in all areas of operation, effective immediately. “Throughout the year, we are continually reviewing and evaluating our region alignments along with the […]

Little League® to Increase Access and Opportunity with League Choice at Youngest Levels of Play Starting in 2025

Starting with the 2025 season, children at the youngest levels of the Little League® Baseball and Softball program (League Age 4-7) throughout the United States will have the ability to register and play for any local Little League program they choose, without respect to any geography- or school-related eligibility requirements. Those players who register under […]

A Letter from the Chairman: Reflecting on the 2023 Little League Season

Dear Little League Fans, Families, Volunteers, and Players, As we all wrap up yet another memorable Little League® season, and I reflect on my first year serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors for this great organization, I want to start by saying THANK YOU to each and every one of you for making […]

Little League® International remembers Dr. Darrell Burnett, a former member of the Little League International Board of Directors and longtime Little League Challenger Division® volunteer in California Districts 55 and 68. Dr. Burnett, a clinical psychologist who specialized in youth sports, worked with special needs children for nearly 30 years. In 2007, he was recognized […]