Tag: West Region

California Takes Victory Over Puerto Rico, Winning Junior League Baseball World Series Championship, 8-3

West defeated Puerto Rico 8-3 thanks to a strong start. West scored on a error in the first inning, a single by Kyle Kim in the second inning, and a walk by DJ Garcia in the second inning. West pulled away for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second Kim singled […]

Loudoun South Little Leaguers Throw Second Consecutive No-Hitter, Drops Minnesota, 11-0

In their second game in the Little League Baseball® World Series, Loudon South (Va.) Little League threw a no-hitter once again, this time topping Coon Rapids (Minn.) Little League, 11-0. In the first inning, the Southeast team got its offense started when Liam Thyen doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring three runs. The big hit […]

Southwest Claims First LLBWS Victory, Toppling Northwest, 3-2

Eastbank (La.) Little League captured its first Little League Baseball® World Series victory, defeating Sprague (Ore.) Little League, 3-2, Saturday night at Howard J. Lamade Stadium. The difference in the game came in the third inning. After a scoreless first two frame, Southwest plated three runs. The Northwest Region answered with a pair of runs. […]

Offseason Training, Batman Action Figure Leads Sprague Little League to LL Promised Land

By Will Desautelle The excitement was almost palpable as the Northwest Region Champions Sprague Little League team from Salem, Oregon, took batting practice in the Volunteer Stadium Hit Lab in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The young players rotated in and out of the cage, testing their brand-new bats provided by Easton, the official bat of the […]

Late Surge Lifts Mid-Atlantic Champs Over Northwest, 6-2

The last game of Day 2 at the 2019 Little League Baseball World Series saw the Mid-Atlantic Region Champions from Elmora Youth Little League in Elizabeth, N.J., pull out a 6-2 triumph over the Northwest Region winners, Sprague Little League. The Mid-Atlantic team trailed 2-1 in the top of the fifth inning when Jayden Capindica […]

West Region Champs Jumps Ahead, Outlasts Southwest Champions, 5-2

East Maui (Hi.) Little League grabbed an early lead on its way to a 5-2 victory over Eastbank (La.) Little League in their opening game in the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series. Southwest opened the game by scoring one run in the first inning, but the West answered right away, scoring after a pair […]

Hawaii Wins West Regional Tournament; Advances to Little League Baseball® World Series

Logan Kuloloia led the Hawaii to victory on the mound. He allowed two hits and one run over six innings, striking out five and walking zero. Arizona got on the board in the first inning when Cristobal Lorta singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run. Hawaii saw the ball well today, racking up eight […]

Oregon Holds Off Idaho to Win the 2019 Little League Baseball® Northwest Region Tournament

Saturday’s game against Oregon was a heartbreaker for Idaho, as they lost the lead late in a 5-4 defeat. The game was tied at three with Idaho batting in the bottom of the fifth when Gavin Price induced Tyler Voorhees to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored. Idaho lost despite out-hitting Oregon […]

      Congratulations to the Golden Hill Little League All-Stars from Fullerton, Southern California, which captured the USA West regional championship in a 12-team tournament in San Jose, California. Golden Hill advances to the Junior League Baseball World Series August 11-18 in Taylor, Michigan. The So Cal state champs won the regional title with […]

Hawaii defeats Curacao, 11-0; Wins Senior League Baseball World Series Title

The Caribbean Region watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in an 11-0 loss to the West Region on Saturday. West scored on a single by Isaiah Souza and a stolen base by Bennett Zeigler-Namoa in the first inning. The Caribbean Region struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough […]