Starting Saturday morning and continuing through Thursday, July 3, Las Vegas will be overrun with Little Leaguers and their supporters.
La Plaza is hosting the annual District 4 tournaments in baseball and softball 9-10, 10-11 and 11-12 divisions.
Additionally, a two-team juniors softball playoff will be held.
Action will take place at the Rodriguez Park complex located on the western reaches of Grant Street; admission is free, and concessions will be available.
Opening ceremonies are scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday at the complex.
The Optic published brackets of the softball tourneys in its Wednesday edition this week; this edition carries the baseball brackets. Brackets are also available at www.lvll.org.
A list of the local All-Stars follows.
La Plaza Little League
La Plaza 11-12 baseball: John Balizan, Jonathan Benavidez, Juan Garcia, Jason Gold, Pablo Leyba, Abraham Lujan, Josh Moreno, David Marquez, Joshua Ortega, Jaeden Perea, Adrian Silva, Nathan Torres; coaches David Marquez, Bernardo Leyba, Gilbert Ortega.
La Plaza 10-11 baseball: Elijah Alarcon, John Burch Jr., Adam Esquibel, Omar Gallardo, Emilio Gonzales, Joshua Gonzales, Alijah Lujan, Brandon Montaño, Isaiah Ortiz, Roy Pacheco Jr., Joaquin Perea, Angel Sanchez, Joseph Vigil; coaches Roy Pacheco, Robert Alarcon, Marvin Perea.
La Plaza 9-10 baseball: Jude Aragon, Josiah Baca, Enrique Gonzales, Geno Gonzales, Andres Grano, Joshua Griego, Jayden Herrera, Tristan Martinez, Adrian Sanchez, Tony Silva, Martin Vigil, David Garcia; coaches Jude Herrera, Steve Pacheco, Tino Montoya.
La Plaza 10-11 softball: Justice Dimas, Alyssa Garcia, Jasmine Garcia, Maddie Griego, Jerilyne Lopez, Isis Lucero, Magdalena Lujan, Hailey Marquez, Zoe Martinez, Santianna Medrano, Marquisa Montoya, Inez Solano; coaches Jerry Lopez, Roland Medrano Jr., Abie Ulibarri.
Las Vegas Little League
Las Vegas 11-12 baseball: Emiliano Berged, Steven Encinias, Derek Tafoya, Richard “R.J.” Baca, Juan Bustamante, Justyn Gold-Lujan, Steven Pedro, Andrew Trujillo, Mark Coca, Jacob Estrada, Nicholas Caleb “Lubby” Marrujo, Antonio Padilla.
Las Vegas 10-11 baseball: Derek Montaño, Shawn Saiz-Gomez, Lance Romero, Kane Burney, Bryan Martinez, Isaiah Ortiz, Hunter Jordan, Adam Archuleta, Isaiah Archuleta, Michael Garcia, Erik Rael, Steven Quintana.
Las Vegas 9-10 baseball: Steven Lovato, Julius Saiz, Thomas “Bodie” Schlinger, Joaquin Barela, Kenneth Archuleta, Adrian Rivera, Ace Gonzales, Daniel Trujillo, Charles Ortiz, Kenneth Montoya, Isiah Estrada, Ivan Pino.
Las Vegas 13-14 (juniors) softball: Shanaya Pacheco, Savannah Sanchez, Makayla Quintana, McKayla Encinias, Ashlea Lujan, Samantha Montaño, Rhiannon Salazar, Kendra Duran, Mikayla Roybal, Madison Young.
Las Vegas 11-12 softball: Ashlynn Trujillo, Alianza Darley, Andrea Ulibarri, Bailey Douglass, Maya Luu, Sabrina Roybal, Samantha Roybal, Jazmyne Jenkins, Leticia Vigil, Liana Vigil, Anastasia Gonzalez, Kylee Moberg.
Las Vegas 10-11 softball: Alicia Garcia, Kaitlin Gonzales, Angelina Garcia, Ronda Padilla, Jenae Salas, Samantha Romero, Jacqueline Sena, Annalea Lucero, Kenna Sandoval, Kiana Perea, Aysa Vigil, Riley Read.
Las Vegas 9-10 softball: Chrislen Archuleta, Brooke Ortega, Felicia Ulibarri, Marissa Sanchez, Deanna Baca, Alicia Esquibel, Alexis Gallegos, Carli Marrujo, Liana Fernandez, Mikaella Sena, Jayden Jenkins, Kendra Sandoval.
Rosters and brackets were furnished by representatives of each local Little League. Schedules are subject to change.