Little League is still the big spring thing in Manteca.
Northgate Little League opening day is this Saturday at the Neil Hefley School campus starting at 8:30 a.m. Manteca Little League’s first day is also Saturday. Ceremonies start at 9 a.m. at Lincoln School.
Spreckels Park Little League opened last Saturday at Brock Elliott School.
To give you an idea of Little Leagues’ continuing popularity, Northgate Little League has 43 teams and 540 players this year.