Little League World Series gets started in Williamsport
by Bob Timmermann
The 60th Little League World Series starts Friday in Williamsport. The first game is at 1 pm PT and matches Porstmouth, NH and Beaverton, OR.
The other U.S. participants are: Staten Island, NY; Lemont, IL; Phoenix, AZ; Columbus, GA; Columbia, MO; Lake Charles, LA.
The international participants are: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands; Barquisimeto, Venezuela; Surrey, BC; Dharan, Saudi Arabia; Matamors, Tamaulipas; Kawaguchi City, Japan; Moscow, Russia; Willemstad, Curacao. Curacao won in 2004 and lost in the championship game in 2005.
The championship game is scheduled for Sunday, August 27 at 12:30 pm PT with Brent Musburger and Joe Morgan calling the action! Can't wait.