WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (WPRI) — Official festivities begin Wednesday for the 2019 Little League World Series and the New England Little League champions, your Barrington Little Leaguers.
Downtown Williamsport hosts a festival starting at 4 p.m., and the kids will board floats to be the guests of honor in the Grand Slam Parade, which steps off at 5:30 p.m. TOURISM DETAILS IN WILLIAMSPORT »
Before Wednesday night’s festivities, the boys from Barrington were all business. They hit the field at 10 a.m. for a two-hour practice.
The first game for the New England Region is Thursday at 3 p.m., televised on ESPN from Lamade Stadium.
If they win their first game, they’ll be back on the field Sunday morning at 11 a.m.
Practice started Monday after the Barrington team arrived fresh off their regional win in Connecticut.
Eyewitness Sports Reporter Morey Hershgordon is in Williamsport this week and will bring you coverage on Eyewitness News on WPRI 12 and on WPRI.com.A Twitter List by wpri12