The secondary darlings of the 2014 Little League World Series (behind Mo’ne Davis, of course) Jackie Robinson West stands accused of breaking residency rules to bring in more talented players for their Little League World Series all-star squad, according to an official of a rival league. 978 more words
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CHICAGO (WPRI/AP) — Little League International said it is confident that Chicago’s national championship Little League team did not violate “residency regulations” after investigating allegations that the team added top suburban players to make it stronger. 449 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) – A rival Little League team wants the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars stripped of their national title, claiming the team blatantly violated residency rules to recruit “ringers” who don’t live within the team’s established boundaries. 698 more words
Many young athletes are one-sport speciailists these days, but don’t expect Mo’ne Davis to follow the trend.
That’s never been her style, as the world learned when the 13-year-old pitcher became the first girl to win a Little League World Series game. 183 more words