August 27, 2014
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - Grant Holman threw a no-hitter to lead Chula Vista, Calif., past Grosse Pointe, Mich., 3-0 on Friday in the Little League World Series.
The 6-foot-4, 216-pound Holman struck out 13 in seven innings.
Patrick Archer had a two-run single in the top of the seventh for the California team.
Grosse Pointe's Chad Lorkowski, 6-3 and 219 pounds, threw one-hit ball through six innings and also had 13 strikeouts, but exhausted his 85-pitch allotment.
Chula Vista broke through against Grosse Pointe reliever Antonio Moceri in the seventh, with Micah Pietila-Wiggs driving in the third run with the fourth hit of the inning.