Tag: Central Region

John Magers Named Little League® Central Region Assistant Director

Little League® International has announced John Magers as its new Central Region Assistant Director, based at the Central Region Complex in Whitestown, Indiana, effective as of May 16, 2022. “We are thrilled to welcome John to our staff in Whitestown and look forward to the support and guidance he will provide to all of our […]

Little League® Urban Initiative Jamborees Return in 2022 to Provide Fun Opportunities to Players in Underserved Communities Across the U.S.

After a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Little League® Urban Initiative Jamborees are returning in 2022 with six events being held across the United States this summer. “We are thrilled to be able to bring back the majority of these annual events this summer and provide opportunities for players from underserved communities […]

Stu Hartenstein Named Little League® Central Region Director

Little League® International has announced its longtime volunteer, Stu Hartenstein, has been named Central Region Director, effective as of December 6, 2021. “Stu’s commitment and dedication to the Little League program, as well as his own experience as a player, provides him with the knowledge and strong foundation to lead and support our districts, leagues, […]

Applications Now Being Accepted for the 2022 T-Mobile Little League® Call Up Grant

After helping cover registration fees for families in need from more than 1,500 local Little League® programs in 2021, the T-Mobile Little League Call Up Grant is back in action with applications now being accepted for the 2022 season. APPLY NOW “Over the past two seasons, we’ve seen thousands of children sign up to play […]

Little League® Recognizes 10 Local Leagues as 2021 ASAP Regional Winners

Since 1995, Little League® and Musco Lighting have partnered in the A Safety Awareness Program (ASAP) to help local leagues and districts in the United States create the safest environment possible for players, volunteers, and fans. This year, a total of 10 local Little League programs were once again honored from each of the five […]

FINAL FOUR: Field Set for 2021 Little League Baseball® World Series Championship

After an exciting week of competition, the final four teams are set to take the field for Championship weekend of the 2021 Little League Baseball® World Series. Below are the four teams who have worked their way from their local Little League® fields to the biggest stage in youth sports as they get set to […]

2021 Little League Baseball® Great Lakes Region Tournament – Kentucky Team Update

Little League® International has been informed of at least one positive COVID-19 test within the Kentucky State Little League Baseball tournament team at the Great Lakes Region tournament. In consultation with and at the recommendation of our medical advisors, Little League International has notified the team that it will no longer be able to participate […]

2021 Little League Softball® World Series – Indiana Team Update

During its final COVID-19 testing at the Central Region Little League Softball tournament, an individual on the Zionsville (Ind.) Little League team tested positive. In consultation with its medical advisors, Little League International conducted another round of testing of the team on Monday, August 2, which determined that two additional participants were also positive. Assessing […]

Meet the 10 Participating Teams at the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series

With the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series set to take place for the first time at its new home in Greenville, North Carolina, on August 11-18, it’s time to take a look at the 10 teams who will be taking the field inside Stallings Stadium at Elm Street Park. Because the 2021 Little League […]

Whitestown Community Celebrates the Opening of New Little League® Central Region Complex

After nearly three years of hard work and commitment, the members of the Whitestown community came together to celebrate the official opening of the new Little League® Central Region complex on Saturday, June 26, 2021. “Since the decision was made to move our complex to Whitestown in 2018, the support from this entire community has […]