** 2009 **

Posted by John Berardi on Mar 14 2010 at 05:00PM PDT in 2019

Longtime District Administrator Stan Brown passes away...

It is with tremendous sadness that we announce that District Administrator, Stan Brown, has passed away. This is a great loss not only to Stan's family, but to Little League baseball in Massachusetts.  He was involved with Little League for 58 years, first as a founding coach with Danvers Little League, and then for the last 48 years as district administrator of District 15.  
more on story...
Additional article from Salem News

Great job Jim !!!
Massachusetts own Jim Haibon selected to umpire home plate in Bristol for the Mid-Atlantic Championship game Monday August 17th 8pm (ESPN2).  Jim has done a terrific job during the tournament in Bristol and earned himself the selection. 
 Jim Haibon

No-Hitter in Senior Regionals...
Congratulations to Michael Mussafer of Weston, Mass. on throwing the first no-hitter in Senior Baseball regional play at West Deptford,NJ -- 19 years, 317 games. Accomplished it on Monday, August 10th in a 2-0 win over Brooklyn-Killingly, CT.

11 year old and Major Baseball finals come to a close....
Barnstable National defeated Weston to take the 11 year old Championship.
Peabody West defetaed  Newton Central to take the Major League Championship.

We congratulate all the teams in participating and thanks to Beverly Litttle League for being a great State Championship Host.

Baseball Junior & Senior State finals come to a close...
Juniors (14) & Seniors (16) State finals finished up in Lowell (LaLacheur Park). 
Quincy takes 2 of 3 against North Reading for the Juniors State final. 
Weston also needed the deciding against Seekonk for the Seniors State final.
We congratulate all the teams in participating and thank the Lowell Spinners and the City of Lowell for the the terrific venues provided!
Complete brackets for all divisions can be found in Tournament section.

Softball State Finals wrap up in Worcetser...
Jesses Burkett took two straight games from Wakefield for the State title in the Major Softball division.
Another Jesses Burkett team took two straight games from Sandwich to caputre the State title in the Junior division.
Salem defeated Winchendon in the third an ddeciding game for the State title in the Senior division. 
All three teams will repesent Massachusetts in the respective East Regionals.

Congratulations to all teams partipating this year and to Worcester Jesse Burkett for once again hosting another terrific tournament!  

2009 Junior & Senior Baseball State Finals in Lowell's LaLacheur Park, home of the Spinners...
The State Finals will be held July 25th & 26th with possible rubber games on the 27th.  The games will open up Saturday July 25th at LaLacheur park, home of the Red Sox affiliate Lowell Spinners.  Come on out and watch some quality baseball at a terrific venue!
Flyer & Information

Congratulations to the Massachusetts umpires selected for 2009 Regional & World Serires...
Little League Softball World Series - Mark McGill
Little League Baseball East Regionals - Ernest Lang
Little League Baseball East Regionals -  James Haibon
Junior League Baseball East Regionals - Stephen Raynard
Senior League Baseball East Regionals - Steven Ferrara
The entire list of umpires from all states in the East that have been selected can be viewed at

Leagues preparing for summer Little League Jimmy Fund program...
This Program enables Little Leaguers (2009 league ages 8-12) to continue playing baseball & softball after the conclusion of the regular season. For more information , please check the 'Jimmy Fund' link on the left.

State Tournament site and dates...
The following is a list of the State Finals sites and dates for 2009.
Major Baseball - Beverly (Harry Ball field) - July 30-Aug 2
10&11 Baseball - Beverly (Harry Ball field) - Aug 1
Junior Baseball - Lowell (Lalacheur Park) - July 25-27
Senior Baseball - Lowell (Lalacheur Park) - July 25-27
Major Softball - Worcester (Jesse Burkett) - July 24-26
Junior Softball - Worcester (Jesse Burkett) - July 25-26
Senior Softball - Worcester (Jesse Burkett) - July 25-26


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