The 2022 8-10 Little League Eastern Regional Tournament begins this Saturday August 6th. This summer is extra special for Cranston Western Little League because they are not only hosting the tournament, they are the Team Rhode Island entry into the tournament. The John Chaffe Sports Complex, the many baseball fields of Cranston Western Little League, the bleachers, the snack shack, the dugouts, the entire complex are all dressed up for a gigantic baseball experience for the hometown Rhode Island team as well as the visiting teams from New England, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, and this year’s newest entry, Washington, D.C. Family, friends, team supporters of all ages, and local baseball fans flock to Cranston Western’s beautiful sports complex to watch some incredible baseball every summer. Having been to this tournament several times, the crowd noise and energy is second to none! This summer’s tournament is going to be amazing, so make sure you make plans to head out and watch a game or two!
The 2022 tournament teams, schedules, and times were recently posted on the tournament’s Facebook page – 8-10 Little League Eastern Regional Tournament – and here is how the tournament looks:
It looks like Team RI (Cranston Western Little League) will play its first game Sunday August 7th vs Team VT (Essex Town Little League) at 7:30pm. Then, Team RI will take on Team CT (South Windsor Little League) Monday night August 8th at 5pm. There are several fields at the John Chafee Sports Complex, home of Cranston Western Little League, and there is plenty of information on site once you arrive. This tournament always has a number of vendors, a great souvenir shop, plenty of food and drinks, and a wide range of volunteers aimed at making your visit to CWLL a positive one.
And you can follow the games and progress of Team RI on Gamechanger! I just got my notification from Cranston Western Little League, so yes I AM A FAN!!! On your GameChanger app, search for “Team RI 2022.” Good luck to all the Team RI players, coaches, and families in this amazing, crowd pleasing, excitement beyond belief 8-10 Little League Eastern Regional Tournament.