Little League Southwest Region: SW Region News

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Wednesday, September 3
Senior League Baseball Southwest Region and World Champions

West University Little League from Houston, TX represented the Southwest Region at the Senior League Baseball World Series in Bangor, Maine. The West University LL team went 3-1 in pool play and advanced to a semifinal showdown with the host team from Maine. West University LL beat Maine 7-0 and advanced to the championship game to face Latin America, the only team that had beaten them in pool play. In the championship game, West University LL avenged their loss and won the Senior League Baseball World Series Championship by defeating Latin American 7-4.

The Southwest Region also reached the world championship game in the Little League Softball and Junior League Baseball Divisions. Bossier Little League (Bossier City, LA) in Little League Softball and Oil Belt Little League (Corpus Christi, TX) in Junior League Baseball had great runs at the World Series making it all the way to the championship game. All nine participants the Southwest Region had at each of the World Series events did an outstanding job of representing their communities, states, and the Southwest Region well.

Monday, August 11
2014 Southwest Regional Winners

The 2014 tournament season is almost over. Many of the Little League divisions that have a World Series have ...

Friday, January 17
Southwest Region Staff to Visit Louisiana for Road Show

We hit the road so you don't have to. The Southwest Region Staff will be traveling to Alexandria, Louisiana ...

Monday, January 6
2014 Southwest Region Umpire Clinics Registration Now Open!

The Little League Southwest Region will hold two umpire clinics this years. The first clinic will be held ...

Thursday, January 2
Road Shows for TX-28 and TX 31

The Southwest Region Staff will be traveling to several leagues and districts in the coming months. On January ...

Tuesday, December 17
Michele Smith to Visit the Southwest Region for Coaches Clinic

Two-time Olympic Softball Gold Medalist Michele Smith will be in Bossier City, ...

Monday, November 4
Southwest Region Welcomes New Director

The Little League Southwest Region welcomes Sergio R. Guzman as its new director. Sergio replaces longtime regional ...

Wednesday, October 30
DA / ADA Seminar

The 2013 DA / ADA Seminar will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2014 at the Southwest Region George W. Bush ...

Friday, September 27
Mike Witherwax Retires

Today we recognize Mike Witherwax as he retires from the Little League Southwest Regional Director position. In 29 years of service, Mr. Witherwax has seen the Waco office transform from the Little League Texas State Headquarters into the Little League Southwest Regional Headquarters, providing service to Little League programs in seven states. Mr. Witherwax states that it is time to move on and he plans on spending a lot of time with his grandkids. The staff in the office at the Little League Southwest Region thank Mike for all of his hard work over the years and congratulate him on his retirement.

Thursday, December 13
Joe Patterson Nominated to Represent Southwest Region on Little League International Board of Directors

Information on the Southwest Region's nominsted representative for the Little League International Board of Directors can be found by clicking HERE.

Wednesday, September 4
2013 Southwest Regional Winners and World Series Participants

Congratulations to the following leagues who are the 2013 Little League Southwest Region Champions and represented the Southwest Region at their respective Little League World Series. All of these teams represented the Southwest Region both on and off the field of play.

Little League Baseball - Universal Little League, Corpus Christi, TX

Intermediate League Baseball - Post Oak Little League, Houston, TX

Junior League Baseball - Lafayette Little League, Lafayette, LA

Senior League Baseball - Northside Little League, Laredo, TX

Big League Baseball - ORWALL National, Texas District 28, The Woodlands, TX

Little League Softball- Robinson Little League, Robinson, TX

Junior League Softball - Columbus Little League, Columbus, TX

Senior League Softball - Louisiana District 5

Big League Softball - Seguin Little League, Seguin, TX

Friday, September 13
Southwest Region Mourns the Loss of Longtime DA Olan McBroom
The Little League Southwest Region is sad to announce the passing of longtime TX-29 District Administrator, Olan McBroom. Olan served as a volunteer in the Little League program for over fifty years and stepped down from the DA position in 2011. Services will be held on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at the First Baptist Church in Refugio, Texas