N.Y., Curacao, Japan, Mexico move on
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Michael Rapaglia struck out seven over four-plus innings and Vincent Quinn slugged a three-run homer as Staten Island, N.Y., advanced at the Little League World Series with a 8-3 win Monday night over Urbandale, Iowa.
New York will play either California or Texas in the U.S. semifinals Wednesday.
"I don't think they're able to absorb it quite yet," manager Michael Michael Zaccariello said. "I think it will sink in once they get back [to New York]. Right now, ...
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2009 LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES
The Little League World Series returns to Williamsport for the 63rd straight year, with 16 teams playing for the title. Follow the action on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN360.com as well as ESPN.com. Complete schedules/results