1983 Little League World Series

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1983 Little League World Series
DatesAugust 23–August 27
Teams participating8
ChampionUnited StatesGeorgia (U.S. state) East Marietta National Little League
Marietta, Georgia
Runner-upDominican Republic Liquito Hernandez Little League
Barahona, Dominican Republic
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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 2018, their six consecutive finals appearances are still a record by one country or U.S. state.


United States International
Illinois Chicago, Illinois
Central Region
Jackie Robinson West Little League
Quebec Sherbrooke, Quebec
Canada Canada Region
Fleurimont Little League
Connecticut Stamford, Connecticut
East Region
American Little League
Saudi Arabia Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Europe Region
Persian Gulf Little League
Georgia (U.S. state) Marietta, Georgia
South Region
East Marietta National Little League
Japan Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Far East Region
Osaka Yodogawa Little League
California Sacramento, California
West Region
Pacific Little League
Dominican Republic Barahona, Dominican Republic
Latin America Region
Liquito Hernandez Little League

Championship Bracket[edit]

August 23
Illinois Illinois2
August 25
Georgia (U.S. state) Georgia7
Connecticut Connecticut8
August 24
Georgia (U.S. state) Georgia9
Connecticut Connecticut 8
August 27
California California2
Georgia (U.S. state) Georgia3
August 23
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic1
Japan Japan1
August 25
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia0
Japan Japan0
August 24
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic3 Third place
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic8
August 26
Canada Canada2
Connecticut Connecticut3
Japan Japan11

Position Bracket[edit]

  Games A & B Game D
August 24
 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0  
 Illinois Illinois 15  
August 26
     California California 0
   Illinois Illinois 5
Game C
August 25 August 26
 Canada Canada 0  Canada Canada  0
 California California 10    Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia  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 Georgia (U.S. state) Moreland-Grantville LL 10–0
Winner's Bracket Semifinals Georgia (U.S. state) Belvedere LL 5–1
Winner's Bracket Finals Georgia (U.S. state) Murphey Candler National LL 3–0
Championship Georgia (U.S. state) 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]


  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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