Taney Dragons

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Little League’s Taney Dragons Collect a Hometown Sportsmanship Award

The magical, yearlong ride for the Taney Dragons continues, as the Little League baseball team was being honored with the prestigious John Wanamaker Athletic Award.

06/12/2015

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Taney Dragons Announced As 2015 John Wanamaker Athletic Award Winners

On June 12, 2015, the Philadelphia Sports Congress (PHLSports) will recognize the Taney Dragons by honoring them with the 2015 John Wanamaker Athletic Award.

06/02/2015

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: Mo'ne Davis of the West Team arrives before the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game as part of 2015 All-Star Weekend at Madison Square Garden on February 13, 2015 in New York, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Michelle Farsi/NBAE via Getty Images)

Little League Star Mo’ne Davis To Speak At Southwest Philadelphia School

Students at a Philadelphia elementary school are getting a very special surprise on Friday.

04/10/2015

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Little League World Series Run Leads To Influx Of Players In The Taney Baseball League

Thanks in part to a parade down Broad Street to honor a nice run by the Taney Dragons, the league is seeing an influx of players of all ages this year according to the Secretary of the League’s Board of Directors, Ellen Siegel. She says the league has averaged about 900 players the past few years, but this year the number has spiked to well over 1,000.

03/28/2015

Mo'ne Davis at a book signing in Center City. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Mo’ne Davis Adds Author To Impressive Resume

In her book, Mo’ne Davis: Remember My Name: My Story from First Pitch to Game Changer, she goes through what it was like to play in the Little League World Series and how it felt to be thrust into the national spotlight overnight.

03/21/2015

(The Taney Dragons pose with Phillies' team  executives at the Philadelphia Sports Writers Banquet, on January 16th.   Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Chicago Little League Team, the Taney Dragons’ Spoiler, Loses Its Championship Title

Chicago eliminated Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons from the tournament last summer, in Williamsport, Pa.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/11/2015

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA - AUGUST 23: Members of the Great Lakes Team from Chicago, Illinois celebrate following their 7-5 win over the West Team from Las Vegas, Nevada during the United States Championship game of the Little League World Series at Lamade Stadium on August 23, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Chicago’s LLWS U.S. Championship Team Stripped Of Title

The Chicago-based Little League World Series U.S. champs are reportedly under investigation for cheating.

02/10/2015

(Mo'ne Davis waits to pitch to a Nevada batter during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  Photo by Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Mo’ne Davis Wins AP Female Athlete Of The Year Honors

No one in the sports world had heard of the 2014 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year until August.

12/29/2014

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Mo’ne Davis Honored As Sports Illustrated’s Sports Kid Of The Year

Sports Illustrated took over part of Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia Monday to celebrate Mo’ne Davis as Sports Kid of the Year.

12/08/2014

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Mo’ne Davis Named Sports Illustrated’s Sports Kid Of The Year

It’s another W for Mo’ne Davis. Sports Illustrated Kids has named the Philadelphia Little League star its Sports Kid of the Year.

12/01/2014

(Mo'ne Davis waits to pitch to a Nevada batter during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  Photo by Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Mo’ne Davis Memoir To Be Published Next Year

As part of the Taney Dragons’ thrilling third-place run in Williamsport, Pa. this past summer, the 13-year-old became the first female pitcher to win a Little League World Series game.

11/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 11.5.14

Chris reviews last night’s election results, including Republicans retaking the Senate and Tom Wolf defeating Tom Corbett for Governor in Pennsylvania.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/05/2014

(Mo'ne Davis waits to pitch to a Nevada batter during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  Photo by Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Mo’ne Davis To Throw First Pitch At Game 4 Of World Series

Mo’ne Davis will throw out the first pitch before Game 4 of the World Series.

10/25/2014

(Mo'ne Davis waits to pitch to a Nevada batter during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  Photo by Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Video: Mo’ne Davis’ Chevrolet Commercial

A Chevrolet commercial featuring Mo’ne Davis aired during game one of the World Series.

10/22/2014

Mo'ne Davis #3 of Pennsylvania waits to pitch to a Nevada batter during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament at Lamade Stadium on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Mo’ne Davis’ Incredible Performance In Little League World Series Earns Her A Place In The Baseball Hall Of Fame

Now the jersey she wore while pitching a complete game shutout hangs in Cooperstown, New York, the same place that plays tribute to other Philadelphia baseball icons like Steve Carlton, Joe Morgan and Mike Schmidt.

09/25/2014

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