Michigan Little League Baseball Team Advances to World Series

Taylor, Michigan represented the State in the Little League World Series Great Lakes Regional Tournament. Their wins send them to Williamsport, PA for the Championship games.

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Whitestown, IN — August 8-14, 2021

The Little League All-Star team from the Taylor-North League earned an invitation to play in the Great Lakes Regional Tournament at Whitestown, IN. They opened the tournament Sunday, August 8th against Wisconsin with a 10-0 victory.

They marched through their bracket with impressive wins. A 9-1 win over Indiana was followed by another 10-0 victory over Illinois that sent them to the Regional Championship game.

Another impressive 9-1 win over Hamilton, OH gave them the title. Both finalists advanced to the Little League World Series (LLWS) in Williamsport, PA. Taylor opens their series play against Florida at 3 pm on August 20th.

The LLWS is played in a double-elimination format, 16 teams from across the country vie for the World Championship. Teams outside of the United States are absent due to Coronavirus restrictions.

The victor of the Michigan-Florida matchup plays in the winner’s bracket game at 1 pm August 22, the losers bracket game is on August 21st at 6 pm.

Little League World Series Bracket

If you are planning to attend the Little League International Complex it is located at 539 US Route 15 Hwy., Williamsport, Pa. 17702. All games are available on the ABC/ESPN family of networks.

We will follow the boy’s exploits and report on their success in the LLWS.

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