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Little League World Series

Part of growing up is winning and losing. Coach Dave Belisle’s team was eliminated from the Little League World Series…but that is not what this post is about. 144 more words


Geno Auriemma Rips NCAA for Mo'ne Davis Violation

The NCAA loves handing out violations, and Geno Auriemma took offense to his latest one, for congratulating little league sensation Mo’ne Davis on her performance. 336 more words


Jackie Robinson West earns nearly $165,000 from t-shirt sales at Dick's Sporting Goods

They didn’t win the Little League World Series, but the Chicago squad from Jackie Robinson West Little League did capture a national title and American hearts in the process. 236 more words


NCAA: Auriemma's Mo'ne Davis call WAS a recruiting violation

This is just so stupid.

On Thursday, USA Today brought you the rather silly-seeming news that at least one women’s college basketball program was irked by a phone call UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma made to congratulate Little League World Series superstar Mo’ne Davis, who is herself a self-professed basketball fan more than a baseball aficionado. 238 more words


Someone thinks Geno Auriemma is already recruiting Mo'ne Davis just because he congratulated her on the LLWS

Ladies and gentlemen, someone at a school in the American Athletic Conference is taking recruiting rules way too seriously.

As reported by the Hartford Courant, officials from at least one AAC school complained about legendary UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma offering a congratulatory phone call to pre-teen female pitching sensation Mo’ne Davis. 384 more words


Call From Geno Auriemma To Little-League Star Mo'ne Davis Prompts Complaint

STORRS, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Be careful who you dial these days.

The American Athletic Conference has confirmed it received a complaint from another school after UConn coach Geno Auriemma made a congratulatory phone call to Little League World Series pitching star Mo’ne Davis. 380 more words


JRW Brings Back World Series Memories For Rob Johnson

By Rob Johnson

CHICAGO (CBS) — Last week, as Chicago’s newest heroes were being honored with a parade that brought out tens of thousands of people from Washington Heights to Millennium Park, I couldn’t help but think what baseball now means to the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, and what baseball has meant to millions, including me. 402 more words