Three Rockford Little League teams advance to state

Wendell and Lauren Lanphear are suiting up to represent Rockford in Little League state tournament play.

Rockford Little League (RLL) is literally having a “banner year” in the 2012 District 9 All-Star tournament. Three Rockford teams have won their division banners during the District 9 championship games, and are advancing to play in state tournaments. The boys 12U Baseball team won the championship game with a shutout score of 3-0 against […]

Rockford Little League ends season on high note

Finishing the season with a 13-0 record and a Class A District 9 tournament win is the Rockford Little League Majors team of (front row, l–r) Bayley Slater, Kyle Robach, Jack Richardson, Khale Showers, Brady Doyle, Jake McLean; (middle row) Head Coach Scot Showers, Logan Lee, Jason Whittaker, Connor Walstad, Paul Rienke; (back row) coaches David Lee, Dan McLean and Scott Doyle. (Coach Brian Richardson is not pictured.)

Rockford Little League has many teams with hundreds of players competing at levels from t-ball to seniors. Volunteer coaches and the leaders of Rockford Little League donate endless hours to enable these players to grow in their skill and knowledge of the game, learn the concepts of sportsmanship, and to have fun along the way. […]

Little League ribbon-cutting ceremony opens new athletic complex

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Despite skies that produced rain throughout much of the morning, a giant step toward a bright summer was taken Saturday, May 1 when Rockford Little League (RLL) began its season with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at East Rockford Middle School (ERMS). The skies cleared in time for the ceremony, which officially opened the district’s new athletic […]

Spring sports tradition rich in history

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Rockford Little League hoping for help this year by AL PRATT Spring is in the air. The sun is a bit warmer. Flowers are starting to emerge from their winter hiding places. More people can be seen strolling along Main Street and Squires Street… and perhaps just as evident, it is time for baseball. We […]