The Lubbock Western All-Stars defeated Curacao 1-0 Sunday afternoon to capture third in the Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA.
Garrett Williams allowed no hits but was denied a chance at a no hitter due to the new 85 pitch rule. Taylor Bridges finished the game on the mound. Williams and Bridges pitched a combined no-hitter. Garrett Williams struck out 14 today and fell just two strike outs short of the Little League World Series tournament record of 44.
Georgia beat Lubbock Saturday in the U.S. final. Japan beat Curacao Saturday in the international final. Georgia and Japan face off Sunday afternoon for the Little League World Series title.
Lubbock Western will return home to Lubbock Monday night.
|Lubbock Western All-Stars at the Little League World Series|