(WXYZ) -- Taylor North LL, representing Michigan, beat Ohio representative Hamilton West Side LL 9-1 Saturday to capture the Little League World Series Great Lakes regional championship.
Michigan has won the Great Lakes Region Championship! #LLWS pic.twitter.com/LAa4ZsdOCH— Little League (@LittleLeague) August 14, 2021
Pretty play, no cap. #LLWS pic.twitter.com/2ivQCdc9Ee— Little League (@LittleLeague) August 14, 2021
Under the 2021 Little League World Series format, which will feature all U.S.-based teams, both Michigan and Ohio had already earned spots in the LLWS in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Michigan will open LLWS play Friday, August 20 (3:00 p.m. ET, ESPN) against Florida.