1983 Little League World Series

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1983 Little League World Series
Dates August 23–
August 27
Teams participating 8
Champion United StatesFlag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg East Marietta National Little League
Marietta, Georgia
Runner-up Dominican Republic Liquito Hernandez Little League
Barahona, Dominican Republic

The 1983 Little League World Series took place between August 23 and August 27 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The East Marietta National Little League of Marietta, Georgia defeated the Liquito Hernandez Little League of Barahona, Dominican Republic in the championship game of the 37th Little League World Series.

The Championship Game did not feature a team from Taiwan for the first time since 1976. As of 2011 The six consecutive finals are still a record by one Country/State.

Qualification[edit]

United States International
Illinois Chicago, Illinois
Central Region
Jackie Robinson West
CanadaQuebec Sherbrooke, Quebec
Canada Region
Fleurimont
Connecticut Stamford, Connecticut
East Region
American
Saudi Arabia Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Europe Region
Arabian Gulf
Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg Marietta, Georgia
South Region
East Marietta National
Japan Osaka, Japan
Far East Region
Osaka Yodogawa
California Sacramento, California
West Region
Pacific
Dominican Republic Barahona, Dominican Republic
Latin America Region
Liquito Hernandez

Championship Bracket[edit]

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
August 23        
 Illinois Central  2
August 25
 Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg South  7  
 Connecticut East  8
August 24
   Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg South  9  
 Connecticut East  8
August 27
 California West  2  
 United StatesFlag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg South  3
August 23
   Dominican Republic Latin America  1
 Japan Japan  1
August 25
 Saudi Arabia Europe  0  
 Japan Japan  0 Third place
August 24
   Dominican Republic Latin America  3  
 Dominican Republic Latin America  8  United StatesConnecticut East  3
 Canada Canada  2    Japan Japan  11
August 26

Position Bracket[edit]

  Games A & B Game D
             
August 24
 Saudi Arabia Europe 0  
 United StatesIllinois Central 15  
 
August 26
     California West 0
   Illinois Central 5
 
 
Game C
August 25 August 26
 Canada Canada 0  Canada Canada  0
 United StatesCalifornia West 10    Saudi Arabia Europe  2
1983 Little League World Series Champions
Flag of the United States.svgFlag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg
East Marietta National Little League
Marietta, Georgia

Champions Path[edit]

The East Marietta National LL had an undefeated record of 11–0 to reach the LLWS.[1][2] In total, their record was 14–0.

Round Opposition Result
Georgia State Tournament
Opening Round Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg Moreland-Grantville LL 10–0
Winner's Bracket Semifinals Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg Belvedere LL 5–1
Winner's Bracket Finals Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg Murphey Candler National LL 3–0
Championship Flag of the State of Georgia (1956-2001).svg Warner Robins American LL 11–7
Southern Regional
Opening Round Tennessee Bellevue Western American LL 6–0
Quarterfinals Mississippi Continental LL 10–0
Semifinals North Carolina Lenoir LL 17–3
Southern Region Championship Virginia Vienna American LL 5–4

Notable players[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Georgia State Tournament Results". Unpage.com. Retrieved October 12, 2010. [dead link]
  2. ^ "East Region Tournament". Unpage.com. Retrieved October 12, 2010. 

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