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$5 Little League Clinic To Honor Lazar LaPenna in Bethlehem
$5 Little League Clinic To Honor Lazar LaPenna in Bethlehem
Sunday May 22nd from 2:30pm to 4pm at Tri Little League in Delmar there will be a baseball clinic open to kids from 5-12 years-old. The cost of the instructional afternoon is only $5 per player. All proceeds from the afternoon, including a percentage of the concessions, will go to the Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York, in memory of Lazar LaPenna, the 11 year-old boy that died from a seizure while playing Little League on Long Island on April 29th.
The Baseball World Honors Fallen New York Little Leaguer
The Baseball World Honors Fallen New York Little Leaguer
As we reported last week, 4th grader Lazar LaPenna, of Long Beach, New York, suffered a fatal seizure after hitting a baseball and running to first base. There was no injury caused by a baseball. Lazar suffered from epilepsy for several years and was on medication for seizures. LaPenna loved baseball and the Mets. His dad was his coach. The baseball world and others took notice of this awful tragedy and even took to Twitter to recruit everyone to pay tribute to the little boy from Long Island.
Local Postseason Baseball Tracker
Monday was a rough day for the team from Colonie Little League in its quest to advance out of pool play at the Mid-Atlantic Regionals in Bristol, Conn. After winning its opening game, Colonie fell on Sunday to Toms River, N.J., and was no-hit on Monday in a 5-0 loss to the representative from West Salisbury, Md...
Road to Williamsport
Road to Williamsport
Colonie Little League begins its quest for a berth in the Little League World Series today when it opens Mid-Atlantic Regional play in Bristol, Conn. The group from Colonie will play Northwest Washington Little League from the District of Columbia at 5:00 p...
Colonie 12s Advancing to LL Regional
After losing their first game of the Little League District 8 State Tournament, the Colonie 12-year-olds rattled off five straight wins to capture the tournament title and advance to the little league regional, one step away from the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Penn...