UPDATE: Taylor North defeats Hawaii 2-1 for Little League World series championship spot
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa - UPDATE: Michigans' Taylor North has defeated Hawaii 2-1 to head to the Little League World Series championship game on Sunday, August 29.
Taylor North is on the precipice of a remarkable Little League World Series run after steamrolling through competition over the past week.
Michigan's representative in the tournament dominated in some of its games while showing resolve in nail-biting finishes in other games.
After blowing through Florida 8-0, they needed two wins against Texas to reach the semi-final match against Hawaii.
Hawaii has already beat Taylor North once in a previous match 2-0, which forced an elimination game that Taylor North won 15-6 against Wylie Little League.
Taylor North will be competing at 3:30 p.m. Saturday for a chance to play in the championship game scheduled for Sunday.
The game will air on ABC.