District 54

Maidu stays up late to win District 54 10/11 all-star opener

Despite rain that nearly halted play and ending past the bedtime of some players, the game went on. And at 10:31 p.m. Monday, with rain drizzling on Richards Field, Maidu held off ...

Woodcreek rains on Lakeside in D54 Major all-star tournament opener

RANCHO MURIETA — Woodcreek and Lakeside little leagues are more accustomed to seeing each other in the later rounds of all-star competition. But if it can rain in late June, ...

Lakeside’s Gini drops two bombs on Woodcreek

PLACERVILLE — On the strength of two Grant Gini home runs, the Lakeside Giants stormed back from an early 5-0 deficit to capture the District 54 Little League Major Tournamen ...

Maidu tops Woodcreek in battle of Giants

FOLSOM — There wasn’t a player on the Maidu Giants Junior baseball team that was worried Saturday night. Trailing the Woodcreek Giants 3-1 through four innings in the ...

One Giant inning lifts Woodcreek in District 54 TOC

FOLSOM — They battled through two close decisions this season, these Woodcreek Giants and Roseville West Royals, with each claiming a one-run win. And Wednesday night’ ...

It’s postseason time: Little League TOC begins Saturday

The annual Tournament of Champions begins Saturday with four little leagues in Roseville and Granite Bay joining other District 54 teams. Major division games will be split betwee ...

Kidder the hitter lifts Roseville West to District 54 Senior crown

When John Kidder stepped up to bat, he wasn’t looking at the scoreboard pressed against the dark blue sky canvas or his Roseville West teammates pressed against the fence of ...

Woodcreek has an arm and hammers in District 54 Junior final

Casey Fischbach wasn’t expecting to pitch Tuesday night.“It was a last-minute call,” Woodcreek Little League Junior all-star manager Erik Hanson said with a smile ...

No ifs, ands or buts, Lakeside is District 54 11-year-old champ

EL DORADO HILLS — Jim Radler on Saturday said his Lakeside Little League 11-year-old all-star team needed to flush its 10-7 loss to Woodcreek a day earlier.Lakeside missed on ...

Woodcreek outscores Ponderosa in slugfest

With a ton of runs, a bunch of pitching changes and enough errors on both sides to flunk the SAT, the Woodcreek junior all-stars outlasted Ponderosa 19-14 in the winners’ bra ...