Pacific Little League’s All-Star baseball team left Wednesday morning for the regional tournament in San Bernardino, Calif., where the team will compete for a spot in the Little League World Series. The first game is at 8:30 a.m. this Friday morning, vs. the Oregon champs, and is available for streaming online in our area via ESPN 3.
Watch our video interview with the Pacific coach and players about the team’s quest for a national title on My Edmonds News TV here.
On Monday night, Aug. 4, Hamburger Harry’s in downtown Edmonds invites all Pacific Little League fans to watch Pacific play Idaho’s state champs with an Internet hookup to the big screen, starting at 7 p.m.
Hamburger Harry’s, located at 610 5th Ave. S., will also air Pacific’s game against Wyoming on Tuesday, Aug. 5 at 4:30 p.m.
It’s been 22 years since a team from Pacific won state to advance to San Bernardino to complete for the Northwest Regional title. Pacific Little League is made up of players from Edmonds, Lynnwood and unincorporated Snohomish County. At the regional tournament state champions from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska will compete. The winner heads to South Williamsport, Penn., for the Little League World Series.
The team’s entire first round schedule is as follows:
||Fri 8/1||8:30 a.m.||ESPN 3|
||Sun 8/3||8:30 a.m.||ESPN 3|
||Mon 8/4||7 p.m.||ESPN 3|
||Tue 8/5||4:30 p.m.||ESPN 3|
After the first round, the top four teams advance to the semifinals on Thursday, Aug. 7 for single elimination play. The final two teams advance to the championship game on Saturday, Aug. 9 at 1 p.m.
You can donate to the team to offset tournament costs:
-Electronically: Send in a donation through the Go Fund Me website: www.GoFundMe.com/PLLallstars
-In Person: At the Bank of Washington at two locations: 202 5th Ave S in Edmonds, or 5901 196th St SW in Lynnwood. Donate to the Pacific Little League fund.
-By Mail: Send checks to Pacific Little League, POB 231, Lynnwood, WA 98046
Any donation, no matter the amount, will be deeply appreciated, the team notes.