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South Korea beats Illinois, 8-4, for Little League title
South Korea beats Illinois, 8-4, for Little League title

— Jae Yeong Hwang drove in two runs and Hae Chan Choi weathered a late Chicago rally to lead South Korea to an 8-4 victory in Sunday's Little League World Series championship game. Hwang gave up one hit in two-plus innings and struck out four. He drove in the first two runs for the Asia-Pacific Region champion, which took an 8-1 lead before Jackie Robinson West made it close. Choi, who had a home run and scored twice, pitched the last four innings for South Korea, which won its third title after winning in 1984 and 1985. International teams have won the last three and four of the last five titles. Brandon Green pitched 52/3 innings for Chicago, the Great Lakes Region...

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