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 ...

Parade of players ushers in Little League season

Baseball fans line High Street in Downtown Auburn to cheer on their favorite Little League baseball and softball players during the Opening Day Parade Saturday.

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 ...

Another View: Self-esteem comes from trying, not necessarily winning

The other day my daughter and I were discussing something and she mentioned that so-and-so came “close” to getting it right. I responded with the old saying: “Clo ...

Little League park vandalized

Vandals tagged sponsor signs and a restroom building over the weekend at Beggs Field on Recreation Drive in Auburn, leaving the field’s primary user, Auburn Little League, to ...

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 ...

Young, young at heart ready to compete

Some of the youngest and oldest athletes you’ll ever see in athletic competition will be in action in our area throughout this week. As Little League action continues in Auburn, ...

Auburn majors answer Bear River

Bear River’s power surge could not faze Ryan Jenkins and the Auburn Little League Major Division All-Stars Friday night in Lincoln.Auburn won its District 11 Tournament opene ...

Auburn Orioles roll in TOC opener

The Auburn Little League Junior Division Orioles are set to take on Rocklin tonight in the District 11 Tournament of Champions after a 13-2 romp over Grass Valley earlier this week ...