Everyone including the Texas Governor and Lots of Baseball will sport the Lufkin Champion AllStars in the U.S. and wave the “Thundering 13” towel today!
Texas Advances To WS US Championship Game
Bring the “Thundering 13” towels to work today!
In my opinion KTRE-SPORTS had the best wrap-up of the Game, The Lufkin Little League All-Stars have taken a 14-4 win over Connecticut to advance to the US Championship of the Little League World Series.
The win sets up a rematch between Lufkin and North Carolina on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. CDT. NC won a tense 2-1 game over Lufkin on Wednesday.
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The Lufkin Little League Allstars (Known as Texas East) beat Louisiana, eight (8) to nothing and continue their WINNING streak!
Texas East (LLLA) now advances to The Title Game Wednesday Night. The game will Air on ESPN. A WIN will advance the Lufkin Allstars to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
This could be the first time in East Texas history the Lufkin Little League Allstars advance to the Little League World Series.
Lufkin (TXE) plays Louisiana Monday, tonight, in Waco at 8pm. Saturday nights thriller and win over San Antonio moves Lufkin Little League to the next round in the Little League Southwest Regional.
Lufkin wins over San Antonio came from a come from behind 11-10 nail bitter in 7 Innings. The Lufkin Daily News quoted Lufkin Manager Bud Maddoux, who said, “The players, no question about it, won the baseball game with determination. They never quite!”
Lufkin wins round one (1) LLWS Southwest Regional Tourney against Colorado Springs in Waco on Thursday! The 5-1 win advances the team to the next level.
KTRE TV reports, “Hunter Ditsworth struck out 14 batters through 5 2/3 innings to take the win.” Hunter gave Lufkin the 5 to 1 lead with a two-run hit in the third inning. Lufkin returns Saturday at 5 p.m. in a winner’s bracket game. (KTRE-TV)