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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Members of the Little League team from Sammamish, Wash., ride in the Little League Grand Slam Parade through downtown Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. The Little League World Series tournament begins Thursday in South Williamsport, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Photo by Gene J. Puskar
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