little league

Rising above the maddening crowd

It is seldom a baseball umpire gets recognition for anything other than a bad call. But Little League District 11 decided this season to shine a more positive light on those ...

District 11 Little League TOC: Auburn-area majors, juniors fare well in baseball postseason

COLFAX — The Auburn Little League A’s opened their District 11 major division Tournament of Champions play in impressive fashion Sunday. Matched up against the Grass V ...

Golden Eagle baseball grabs playoff spot

Eagles punch playoff ticket The playoff hopes of the Del Oro baseball team rested on this week’s season-ending series with Roseville’s Tigers. Monday afternoon the Go ...

Former Auburn mayor O.C. Taylor dies at 83

  An Auburn native whose life ranged from racing stock cars in the 1950s to serving as Auburn mayor in the 1990s to piloting a plane in his later years, O.C. Taylor died Wedn ...

Heat wave alters Little League schedule

The stretch of unusually high oppressive heat that has baked the foothills area the last few days has forced District 11 Little League officials to take extra precautionary measure ...

Media Life: It’s been a wonderful Media Life in 2010

In the spirit of the Christmas holidays, here’s a look back at some of Media Life's highlights over the past 12 months: Reese reaches millions Pro angler Skeet Reese featured o ...

Lakeside all-stars to be honored at River Cats game

The Lakeside Little League team of 12-year-olds that were just one win away from the Little League World Series will be recognized on the field before the River Cats game on Saturd ...

A look back at a special summer

The recently concluded Lakeside Little League run to the brink of the Little League World Series turned the summer upside down for the families of 12 young ballplayers. With practi ...

The week in sports (May 21-23, 2014)

Wednesday, May 21 Baseball McAULIFFE BALLPARKS Lincoln vs. Colfax (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.) TONY ZUPO FIELD Vista del Lago vs. Sierra (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.)  ...

Crowd gathers in Granite Bay to support the local Little League all-stars

Sunday afternoon in Granite Bay, fans trickled in early at the Granite Bay Golf Club banquet room. Family, friends and fans of the Lakeside Little League baseball team gathered to ...

Long run ends for Lakeside all-stars

What began on a practice field in Granite Bay two months ago finally ended Sunday night in front of a packed house in San Bernardino as the Lakeside Little League all-stars lost to ...

Power pitching vs. power hitting - Lakeside plays for title

While it was a little dicey for the all-stars from Lakeside Little League in their semifinal win over Arizona Friday night, the much-anticipated matchup for Western Region supremac ...

Granite Bay Golf Club to host Lakeside game festivities

For all those local Little League Baseball fans who can't make the trip to San Bernardino for the Western Region championship game Sunday evening, there is still an excuse to gathe ...

'Hall'-elujah, Lakeside powers through to final

An early-inning pitcher’s duel did not last as Lakeside Little League and its opponent from Arizona hung runs in bunches during a pair of big innings later on Friday night in Lak ...

Lakeside LL in San Bernardino - day seven

The Major division all-stars from Lakeside Little League have been in San Barnardino for a week now, participating in the Western Regional tournament. While the players and coaches ...