Eyeing a return to Williamsport

Jackie Robinson West trying to be first Chicago team to make LLWS in 30 years

Updated: August 9, 2013, 6:42 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- It's been 30 years since a Chicago team made the Little League World Series.

Jackie Robinson West, coached by the late Joseph Haley, lost in the first round of the 1983 World Series.

Now, Jackie Robinson West, again coached by a Haley, is on the precipice of another trip to Williamsport, Pa.

This South Side all-star team is made up of kids from the 28-team (T-ball to 18-year-olds) Jackie Robinson West league, drawing from the Englewood, Auburn-Gresham, ...

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