State of uncertainty: Little League, PONY officials mulling summer options

A Gold Coast runner is called safe in a play at the plate in the fifth inning last season at the District 4 Little League softball majors division championship. Gold Coast softball often advances teams to mainland regional tournaments, but it won't have the chance this season. (West Hawaii Today/File Photo)

The Hilo Bronco 11 All-Stars celebrate winning a state PONY League championship last season. Whether or not there will be state youth baseball this summer remains unknown. (Hawaii Tribune-Herald/File Photo)

Little League called its shot Thursday in canceling its World Series for the first time, but it left it up to state and local administrators to decide their own fates this summer.