Forearm injury doesn't slow Akau's swing as Hawaii eliminates Washington
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- The boys from Waipahu, Hawaii, dig the long ball.
Iolana Akau homered in his first action since getting hit by a pitch, and Pikai Winchester went deep twice as Hawaii moved on at the Little League World Series with a 9-4 win Wednesday night over Mill Creek, Wash.
Next stop for the hitting Hawaiians: the U.S. finals on Saturday.
Tokyo clinched a berth in the international finals after beating Willemstad, Curacao, 11-4, earlier on Wednesday. The matchups ...
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