Sammamish advances in Little League World Series

If the Eastlake Little League All Stars from Sammamish were nervous going into their opener in the Little League World Series, there was no sign of it as the team exploded for four runs in the first inning as Sammamish knocked off Corpus Christi, Texas. 8-4 Thursday in Williamsport, Pa.

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Sammamish, Wash.'s Jack Carper (12) rounds third after hitting a solo home run off Corpus Christi, Texas, pitcher Juan Sosa during the second inning of a baseball game in U.S. pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Photo by Gene J. Puskar
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