The Enquirer and wire reports
Richie DeJesus hit a home run and added an RBI single to lead Boynton Beach to a 7-2 victory over Tallmadge, Ohio, in pool play Sunday at South Williamsport, Pa.
Boynton Beach improved to 2-0 and closed in on a spot in the U.S. semifinals. Tallmadge - the only U.S. team to reach the World Series without a loss - was all but eliminated by its second loss in as many games.
Anton Chekalin scored the go-ahead run in Russia's first-ever World Series win, 2-0 over Guam.
Little League World Series At South Williamsport, Pa.
POOL A - Southeast, East Boynton (Fla.) Beach; New England, Saugus (Mass.) American; Great Lakes, Tallmadge, Ohio; Northwest, Richland (Wash.) National
POOL B - Mid-Atlantic, Naamans, Wilmington, Del.; Midwest, North Scott, Eldridge, Iowa; West, Chandler (Ariz.) National; Southwest, Lamar National, Richmond, Texas.
POOL C - Caribbean, Pabao, Curacao, Netherland Antilles; Canada, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia; Asia, Musashi-Fuchu, Tokyo; Transatlantic, Arabian American. Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
POOL D - Pacific, Central, Guam; Latin America, Altagracia, Venezuela; Mexico, Olmeca, Mexico City; Europe, Khovrino, Moscow.
Friday, Aug. 15
Saugus, Mass. 2, Tallmadge, Ohio 1
Tokyo 4, Curacao, Netherlands Antilles 1
Boynton Beach, Fla. 8, Richland, Wash. 1
Saturday, Aug. 16
Altagracia, Venezuela 9, Agana, Guam 0
Richmond, Texas 7, Eldridge, Iowa 2
Chandler, Ariz. 5, Wilmington, Del. 1
Mexico City 2, Moscow 1
Sunday, Aug. 17
Boynton Beach, Fla. 7, Tallmadge, Ohio 2
Chandler, Ariz. 10, Richmond, Texas 4
Saugus, Mass. 2, Richland, Wash. 1
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia 3, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia 2
Khovrino, Moscow 2, Agana, Guam 0
Wilmington, Del. 8, Eldridge, Iowa 7
Monday, Aug. 18
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles vs. Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Noon
Agana, Guam vs. Mexico City, 1 p.m.
Tallmadge, Ohio vs. Richland, Wash., 3 p.m.
Altagracia, Venezuela vs. Khovrino, Moscow, 5 p.m.
Boynton Beach, Fla. vs. Saugus, Mass., 7 p.m.
Tokyo vs. Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 19
Altagracia, Venezuela vs. Mexico City, 11 a.m.
Tokyo vs. Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1 p.m.
Richmond, Texas vs. Wilmington, Del., 3 p.m.
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles vs. Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, 5 p.m.
Chandler, Ariz. vs. Eldridge, Iowa, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 20 At Lamade Stadium
First Place Pool D vs. Second Place Pool C, 4 p.m.
First Place Pool B vs. Second Place Pool A, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 21
First Place Pool C vs. Second Place Pool D, 4 p.m.
First Place Pool A vs. Second Place Pool B, 7 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 22
No games scheduled
Saturday, Aug. 23
International Championship, 3 p.m.
United States Championship, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 24
United States runner-up vs. International runner-up, 1 p.m.
United States winner vs. International winner, 6:30 p.m.
REDS / BASEBALL
Reds 4, Astros 3
Schmidt: Rose ruling on horizon
Notes: Ailing Larson facing MRI
Illness puts Pujols' hitting streak on hold
NL: Wilkerson slam powers Expos
AL: Royals salvage final game against Twins
Ohio team loses again in LL Series pool play
BENGALS / NFL
What a difference one week can make
Notes: Receiver is finally healthy
Inside training camp
Meet the Bengals
Holcomb given the go-ahead
WESTERN & SOUTHERN MASTERS TENNIS
Roddick pulls out win
Andy's hot summer continues
First tourney win slips away
It's a twins killing: Bryans win fourth tourney of year
Hornish's victory is a quick one
Chevy's new engine viewed as an equalizer
Spencer slugs Busch; Newman wins race
Micheel: Another major surprise
Pak gives meaning to weekend golfer
ON THE AIR
Monday sports on TV, radio
New faces dominate this season
St. Ursula faced with new threat this year: Turpin
Parity, rivalries dominate 2003 soccer season
Notre Dame the team to beat
Prep sports schedules
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