But, Hawaii showed heart, and scored six runs in the sixth on three doubles and two singles. Despite its efforts, Hawaii couldn’t get over the hump, with the game ending on an exciting rundown for the final out.
Baptista racked up three RBIs on three hits for S. California.
Antonio Andrade got the win for Sweetwater Valley LL. He allowed four runs over four innings. He struck out four, walked two and surrendered six hits.
Sweetwater Valley Little League finished the 2015 Little League Baseball West Region Tournament with a 4-0 record. Throughout the tournament, the team outscored opponents 50-22. Click here to learn more about the West Region Tournament. And watch video highlights from all of the action in San Bernardino.
The West Region Champion will face off against the Great Lakes Champion in the first round of the Little League Baseball World Series on Thursday, Aug. 20, at 7 p.m., at Lamade Stadium. The Great Lakes Region Championship was won by Bowling Green Eastern Little League, from Bowling Green, Kentucky. For more information on the Great Lakes Region Tournament, click here. Over the course of 10 days, 32 games will be played in the Little League Baseball World Series, concluding with the Little League Baseball World Series Championship Game, which is scheduled for 3 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 30.