| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:09 AM
The 12-year-old Newport Beach Little League Intermediate All-Stars captured the first Division 55 title in over 20 years for their age group Thursday, defeating Rancho Niguel, 9-4.
Jack Hopkins got the squad off to a great start, allowing just one...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:03 PM
The Ocean View Little League All-Star (12-year-olds) team secured a spot in the District 62 division's championship finals by winning its first three games of the double-elimination tournament.
Ocean View went to 3-0 Monday by handing Seaview its first...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Teams from eight Little League chapters in California District 62 competed for division championships at the annual District 62 Tournament of Champions, which ended Saturday with championship-round action.
When the tournament, which began June 7, ended,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:01 AM
As an all-county baseball player at Columbia’s Atholton High School and a two-year starter at the University of Pennsylvania, Steve Sclafani had hopes of being drafted by a Major League team after college.
That didn’t happen, so he...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The only team to put a ding in the record of Ding King all season was Genesis Capital Leasing.
So when Ding King captured the Newport Beach Little League AAA Division American League crown and Genesis won the National League, there could have been a...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 8:58 PM
While the excitement built during a dramatic final inning, Griffin Snider's thoughts could be summed up in four words during the Newport Beach Little League 50-70 Division championship game.
"Don't mess it up," is what Snider said he thought when his...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:19 PM
GLENDALE — In an elimination game in the Little League District 16 Major Softball Knock-Out Tournament, the Burbank Ruthless team was trying to rebound a from a tough loss a night earlier against the Crescenta Valley Red Hots.
A win would put...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Little League World Series opened in Williamsport, Penn., last week. This year, the vital statistics are about the same as last year and the year before: 10 days, 30 games, 16 teams representing the U.S. and eight countries around the globe. And...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - The pitch settled into Scott Bandura's mitt and Taney pitcher Mo'ne Davis simply jogged off the mound. Her work on Friday afternoon was complete: six innings, nine strikeouts and no runs.
The 13-year-old from South Philadelphia...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:56 PM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Philadelphia's Taney Dragons face a tough road in the Little League World Series after an 8-1 loss Wednesday night to a powerful team from Las Vegas.
It was Taney's first loss of the double-elimination tournament, moving the...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:37 AM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Nerves grew nerves. Fists clenched. Some eyes closed. Others didn't blink.
Cameron Bufford had been here before, or at least it felt like it. Maybe not on the mound in the sixth inning, a berth in the U.S. championship of...