On August 27, 2017 — Kitasuna wins its fourth Little League World Series title, the 11th by a Japanese team, as the Tokyo entry tops Lufkin, TX, 12 – 2, in the finale of the 2017 Little League World Series. Keitaro Miyahara drives in five runs and falls a single shy of the cycle while Tsubasa Tomii strikes out nine in five innings.


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