Category: General

Mile High Little League Brings a New Meaning to The Word Goat

Most Little League® programs across the United States are either well underway or have at least started preparing for the start of the 2023 season. This involves organizing volunteers, opening registration, hosting player evaluations, and assisting with field cleanups. Mile High Little League in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has taken a different approach to preparing their […]

Lisa Burkett Elevated to Little League® Housekeeping Supervisor

Little League® International is pleased to announce the elevation of Lisa Burkett to its Housekeeping Supervisor, effective as of March 13, 2023. “We are proud to give Lisa this great opportunity to supervise our housekeeping operations and provide all our guests with a positive experience when they visit Williamsport, no matter what time of year […]

Little League® Adds Finland to Its Roster of European Countries

In the Northern European Republic of Finland, where ice hockey largely dominates the youth landscape, Little League® is proudly welcoming its first chartered leagues. “For many years, we have been working with the national federations affiliated with the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Europe,” said Beata Kaszuba-Baker, Little League Europe and Africa Region Director. “We […]

Michael Jacobs Elevated to Little League® Marketing Account Manager

Little League® International is pleased to announce the elevation of Michael Jacobs to a Marketing Account Manager, effective as of March 13, 2023. “Since joining our staff almost three years ago, Michael has done a nice job to help develop our partnerships, provide memorable experiences to everyone on site at the Little League Baseball World […]

World of Little League® Museum Set to Reopen on March 23

With the spring season officially approaching, the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store is set to reopen starting on Thursday, March 23. The Museum was previously closed in January and February for minor renovations to its Official Store, as well as updates to select displays and exhibits throughout the Museum. “With the official […]

Nigeria to Host First-Ever West Africa Little League® Tournament

History will be made in Lagos, Nigeria, this spring as Little League® teams from Togo, Benin Republic, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, and Nigeria will take the field for the inaugural West Africa Little League (WALL) Tournament. With games scheduled for April 11-17, this pool of teams, with the possibility of a second pool being filled […]

Jerre Lieberman Joins Little League® Team as Email Marketing Manager

Little League® International is pleased to announce the addition of Jerre Lieberman as its new Email Marketing Manager, effective as of March 6, 2023. “As we continue to evolve our digital footprint and find new ways to connect with all our participants, families, fans, and volunteers, we are thrilled to welcome Jerre and look forward […]

Bayamo Little League Becomes First Cuban Program to Qualify for Little League Baseball® World Series

As the national champion, Bayamo Little League has qualified for direct entry into the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series Tournament With its 2-1 series win over Habana del Este Little League in the best-of-three country championship, Bayamo Little League has made history by becoming the first league from Cuba to qualify for the Little […]

Former Little Leaguers® Set to Compete at the 2023 World Baseball Classic

Professional baseball players from all around the world are set to compete in the 2023 World Baseball Classic, with more than 35 of them getting their start on the baseball diamond back in Little League®. From March 7-21, a group of former Little Leaguers representing 12 different countries will take the field with hopes of […]

New York and Pennsylvania Set for the 2023 Little League Challenger Division® Exhibition Game

  The matchup is set for the memorable Little League Challenger Division® Exhibition Game as teams from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and Syracuse, New York, have earned the trip to compete during the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series in August. “Playing in the Little League Challenger Division Exhibition Game at the World Series is one of […]