HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBS) — Huntington Beach has defeated Japan 2-1, capturing the Little League World Series title.
12-year-old Nick Pratto’s two out single in the sixth inning was the difference as Ocean View got past Hamamatsu City, Japan.READ MORE: Orange County Reaches 5,000 COVID-19 Death Milestone SoFi Stadium Looking To Fill More Than 3,000 Part-Time Positions With Job Fairs Being Held This Month
Huntington Beach is the first Los Angeles/Orange County team to win the World Series since the Sean Burroughs led Long Beach team took home the title in back-to-back years in 1992 and 1993.
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