Bowling Green East Advances to Little League World Series

Indianapolis, IN (WYMT) - For the third time in five years, Bowling Green East All-Stars defeated Illinois on Saturday to win the Great Lakes Region 11-6.

Bowling Green East had an opportunity to run-rule Illinois in the fourth inning after leading 13-1.

After giving up four runs in the fourth inning, Bowling Green's team shut down Illinois clinching a trip to to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

The Little League World Series runs from August 15-25.