Coventry Eliminated From Contention at Little League World Series By Midwest

By Nick Coit

ncoit@abc6.com

Coventry scoring five runs in the bottom of the third inning to rally and take a 5-4 lead. But the Midwest team from Grandview Little League in Des Moines, IA responds with four runs in the fourth and is able to hold off the boys from Rhode Island, 9-5. The loss eliminates Coventry from contention in Williamsport. The New England representative will play one more consolation game Monday at 11:00 a.m. against Australia. ABC6 Sports Reporter Ian Steele has postgame reaction from Williamsport after Saturday’s loss.