For years, youth baseball players went from Carson City Little League to Babe Ruth if they wanted to continue their careers.
In 2011, the Babe Ruth league disbanded, and Carson City Little League added Junior and Senior divisions.
And now a year later, both Carson City junior and senior all-star teams are headed to Western Regional competition. It's the first time since the early 90s that a Carson team has reached regional play.
"Nobody thought it would happen (get off the ground)," said Craig "Bear" Stevens, a coach in the Carson program. "We had a few teams last year, and …