Japan erupted for 7 runs in the last inning to take their second World Series title by a 17-7 margin.
Updates from the Major/70 Cal Ripken World Series.
Newtown, CT represented the New England Region and won the Lip Dub Competition at the 2012 CRWS.
Japan defended its International Championship in a thrilling game against Korea on Saturday night.
Maryland advances to the World Championship for the first-time since the CRWS has made its home in Aberdeen.
A guest post from Jordan Raivel, a 9th grader whose family has hosted players from the Dominican Republic for the last two years.
Maryland, Middle Atlantic, Korea and Japan have all advanced to Championship Weekend.
Team Ironman took home a 2-1 win in the inaugural CRWS All-Star Game.
Southeast edged out Ohio Valley 9-8 on Wednesday to remain undefeated in the National Divison.
After four full days of pool play, Japan is 4-0 atop the International Division.
After three full days of pool play, New England, the Middle Atlantic, Southeast, and Japan are the only teams that remain undefeated.