Nine of ten teams have punched their ticket for the 2012 Little League Softball World Series in Portland, Oregon!
They will travel here Tuesday, August 7th, have Opening Ceremonies and the Easton Skills Challenge on Wednesday and (phew!) the actual games begin Thursday, August 9, at 10amPDT with OR District 4 (Raleigh Hills LL) taking on Central (Riverfield LL, Indiana).
The Canada Regional, in Victoria BC, begins today and they will crown their champion and ship them to Portland on Monday.
Here is a complete listing of the teams; congrats to all the players and coaches for playing hard all summer and reaching the LL Softball WS!
Riverfield Little League, Anderson, Indiana
Softbol Femenil Mexicali Little League, Mexicali BC, Mexico
Eastdale Little League, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Makakilo Kapolei Honokai Hale Little League, Kapolei, Hawaii
ILLAM Central Little League, Makati City, Philippines
New Hyde Park Little League, New Hyde Park, New York
Midden-Nederland Little League, Utrecht, Netherlands
Oregon District 4 (Host)
Raleigh Hills Little League, Portland, Oregon
Windermere Softball Little League, Windermere, Florida