Lynnwood beats Rapid City 7-5 in LLWS

Lynnwood beats Rapid City 7-5 in LLWS

In this photo taken with a fisheye lens members of the Lynnwood Pacific Little League team from Lynnwood, Wash., ride in the Little League Grand Slam Parade as it makes its way through downtown Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. Photo: Associated Press, Photo Gene J. Puskar

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Connor Walsh hit a two-run home run in the top of the fourth inning to give Lynnwood the lead and the Washington club beat Rapid City, South Dakota, 7-5 on Saturday to remain alive in the Little League World Series.

Walsh homered off reliever Daniel Vigoren to give Lynnwood a 6-5 lead.

Rapid City was eliminated from title contention.


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