SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Austin Oh drove in two runs to cap a six-run third inning in leading Sammamish, Wash., to a 6-5 win over Nashville, Tenn., in a Little League World Series elimination game Tuesday night.
Jack Carper, Dalton Chandler and Will Armbruester each had RBI singles during the rally that put Sammamish ahead 6-2. The Washington team had six of its eight hits in the third inning. And the rally came after the team's first six batters were struck out by Trae McLemore.
The Northwest champion (3-1) advances to a matchup Thursday against one of the two other teams remaining in the U.S. bracket -- Chula Vista, Calif., and Westport, Conn..
Ben Pickman had two hits, including a solo home run in the fifth that rounded out Nashville's scoring.
Panama 8, Chinese Taipei 7
Jose Gonzalez was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to cap a four-run rally in the final at-bat, lifting Aguadulce, Panama, to an 8-7 win over Taoyuan, Chinese Taipei, in a Little League World Series elimination game.
Jordan Agrazal had three RBIs, including a two-run single with two outs in the bottom of the sixth for Panama.
Reliever Yu Teng-Yao struck Gonzalez in the foot, allowing Edgardo Rosales to score the decisive run. Rosales reached base on a two-out error by third baseman Yeh Tung-Jua.
Panama (3-1) squandered a 4-0 first-inning lead. The Latin America champion advanced to face one of the two other remaining International Division teams -- Tijuana, Mexico, or Tokyo -- on Thursday.
Chou Shih-Che drove in two runs on three hits for Chinese Taipei, which had the youngest lineup in the tournament.
Czech Republic 5, Michigan 3
Lukas Hlouch hit a two-run double in the bottom of the fifth inning for Brno, Czech Republic, in a come-from-behind 5-3 win over Grosse Pointe, Mich., in a Little League World Series consolation game.
Marek Krejcirik had two hits and drove in a run for Brno (1-2). Hlouch sealed the victory in relief by striking out Thomas Maxey with a runner on second.
The Czechs overcame a 3-0 deficit in a game between two teams that had been eliminated from contention.
Maxey and Antonio Moceri hit solo home runs in the second inning. Chad Lorkowski had two hits, including an RBI-single in the third for the Great Lakes champion, which closed the tournament 0-3.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.