Little League third-place game rained out

Updated: August 27, 2006, 9:23 PM ET
Associated Press

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- The third-place game at the Little League World Series between Beaverton, Ore., and Matamoros, Mexico, was canceled because of rain.

The game was to have been played on the last day of the 10-day tournament and will not be made up.

Beaverton's Murrayhill league team finished the runner-up in the U.S. bracket. Mexico was second in the international division.

Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press