northern california

Lakeside rolls, clinches semifinal spot in San Bernardino

In the pool-play portion of any baseball tournament, there really are two primary goals – to win enough games to earn a spot in the bracket-play round and to set up your pitching ...

Lakeside all-stars San Bernardino bound

Six years ago, as his family returned to Granite Bay after watching his older brother participate in the Little League Baseball Western Regional tournament in San Bernardino, a six ...

Woodcreek Juniors fall one win short of NorCal title

Back-to-back losses on Thursday and Friday night in San Jose spelled the end of the line for the Woodcreek Junior all-stars, as they bowed out of the Little League Northern Califor ...

Hart-stopping performance

Continuing to prove that pitching and defense determine success in the postseason, the Lakeside Major division all-stars received the most dominant performance of all as Mitch Hart ...

Woodcreek Juniors on Mission in Friday finale

The cushion of knowing that it had a game in its pocket may have been more than Woodcreek Little League’s Junior division all-star team could handle on Thursday night. The team l ...

Lakeside all-stars still swinging in Danville

Lakeside left-hander Zach Hall picked a great time to deliver his most dominating performance. With its season on the line every night now as it works its way through the eliminati ...

Woodcreek Juniors one win away from NorCal title

Though it seemed that everything was stacked against it, the Woodcreek Little League Junior division all-star team found a way to overcome Tuesday, winning an eight-inning 4-3 deci ...

Lakeside wins again, stays alive in Danville

The Lakeside Little League Major all-stars backed up one elimination game win over Napa American with another Tuesday night as they took care of West Redding 6-2 in the Northern Ca ...

Woodcreek run ends at 10/11 divisional

The overwhelming nature of playing elimination games day after day took its toll on the Woodcreek Little League 10/11-year-old all-star team as its highly successful run came to an ...

Lakeside Major all-stars begin the climb back

Its first postseason loss after 10 consecutive victories and a pair of tournament titles put the Lakeside Little League Major division all-stars in unfamiliar territory it their ch ...

Woodcreek 11s recover with big, early offense

The 11-year-old all-stars from Woodcreek Little League put the doubts to bed early Monday night, jumping on Saratoga from the opening pitch in winning an elimination game in the No ...

Woodcreek 11s lose to Napa, face hard path in D2 tourney

The 10/11-year-old Woodcreek all-stars ran into trouble Sunday night when Napa National picked up its second straight victory of the Little League Northern California Divisional to ...

Lakeside Majors lose divisional opener to Los Altos

The combination of outstanding Los Altos pitching, and too many walks from its own hurler proved costly for Lakeside Saturday in the first round of the Little League Northern Calif ...

Woodcreek Juniors take D2 opener; Lakeside Majors lose for first time

The Woodcreek Little League Junior all-stars did everything right Saturday in their Northern California Divisional tournament opener except for allowing their opponent to hang arou ...