Little League World Series
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- Big Sky Little League’s season ended Saturday afternoon with a 13-1 loss to Washington in the Northwest Regional championship game, but the memories will last long in the minds of players, coaches, and parents.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — The Big Sky All-Stars of Billings are one win away from going to Williamsport. Again.
The young all-star baseball players from state champion Big Sky Little League are not the only ones excited about representing Billings at regionals, which begin on Friday in San Bernardino, Calif.
Billings Little League has been a part of the community for 50 years, and for the majority of those years Bill MacBoyle has been a driving force.
The Gazette’s Top 10 sports stories of the year are selected through voting by The Gazette sports staff. Each staff member’s votes are tabulated on a 1-through-10 scoring system. In this year’s voting, the historic run of the Big Sky All-Stars to the Little League World Series was a unanimou…
About 200 wide-eyed fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders at Bench Elementary School sat in disbelief when they found out their school received a $500 check for art programs.
The Big Sky Little League All-Stars' dramatic run in the Little League World Series inspired an outpouring of financial support to the Big Sky Little League, and to the families of the 12 players.
Among the most enthusiastic fans tracking the Billings All Stars at the Little League World Series were their classmates at Lewis and Clark Middle School. Eight of the team members are students at Lewis and Clark, where they were welcomed home with an ice cream social for all students.
The University of Montana flew the Big Sky Little League All-Stars to Missoula so the team could attend the UM football game Saturday and be recognized.
Members of the Big Sky Little League All-Stars are introduced to the crowd attending the University of Montana football game against Cal Poly at Washington-Grizzly Stadium on Saturday. The Billings team was flown to Missoula by the University of Montana to attend the game and be recognized.
On Labor Day, Cole Green and his friends in the Billings Mustangs bullpen represented the working man well.
Thousands of fans turned out at Dehler Park on Saturday to celebrate the Big Sky All-Stars' national championship game appearance at the Little League World Series.
Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer spoke briefly at the Big Sky All-Stars' celebration at Dehler Park on Saturday, congratulating the team on their performance in the Little League World Series.
One by one, the Big Sky All-Stars took the podium at Dehler Park on Saturday to thank the fans for their support during the Little League World Series.
MILES CITY -- Miles Community College baseball coach Jeff Brabant said his team will honor the Big Sky All-Stars Little League team throughout the year by wearing the "Northwest" t-shirts once a week in practice and for a handful of games this fall.
A fundraiser for families of the Big Sky All-Stars is set for 4 to 7 p.m. on Sunday at the Al Bedoo Shrine Auditorium, at 1125 Broadwater Ave., following a busy week around town.
Big Sky Little Leaguers on virtual cardboard. Photos by PAUL RUHTER/Gazette Staff. Card design by LittleSportsCards.com