Curacao advances to second round of Series


SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Sorick Liberia struck out nine batters and allowed just one hit
to lead Willemstad, Curacao, past Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, and into
the next round with a 3-0 victory Monday.

Liberia, one of four returnees from last year's Little League
championship team, took a no-hitter into the top of the sixth
inning before Alexander Robinett doubled over third base with two

The only hit for Curacao (2-1) came in the sixth inning. Curacao
scored twice in the first off wild pitches, a walk, an error and a
passed ball.