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LLWS Day 1: Photo Essay

Take in the best images from Day 1 of the Little League World Series
Italy's Tommaso Ghidoni makes a diving catch on Day 1 of the Little League World Series. (Alex Trautwig/MLB Photos) (Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)
August 22, 2016

Day 1 of the Little League World Series kicked off in Williamsport, Pa., and with it came plenty of surprises.Teams with early leads won each of the tournament's first three contests, but Game 4 provided a come-from-behind victory for Tennessee, who trailed, 2-1, heading into the bottom of the sixth.

Day 1 of the Little League World Series kicked off in Williamsport, Pa., and with it came plenty of surprises.
Teams with early leads won each of the tournament's first three contests, but Game 4 provided a come-from-behind victory for Tennessee, who trailed, 2-1, heading into the bottom of the sixth. The Southeast Region Champions would defeat Oregon thanks to a walk-off bases-loaded double, and they would join Panama, New York, Australia as the four teams to finish opening day with perfect 1-0 records.
Take a closer look at some of the moments captured during Day 1 of the Little League World Series in this photo essay.