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1955 Little League World Series

1955 Little League World Series
Dates
Teams participating 8
Champion Pennsylvania Morrisville Little League
Morrisville, Pennsylvania
Runner-up New Jersey Delaware Township Little League
Merchantville, New Jersey

The 1955 Little League World Series was held during August 1955 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Morrisville Little League of Morrisville, Pennsylvania defeated Delaware Township Little League of Merchantville, New Jersey in the championship game of the 9th Little League World Series. This was the first time that the Little League World Series championship game was won with a walk-off home run. Rich Cominski hit it in the bottom of the 7th inning.

Qualification

Team
Alabama Auburn, Alabama
California San Diego, California
Louisiana Alexandria, Louisiana
Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts
Michigan Hamtramck, Michigan
New Jersey Merchantville, New Jersey
New York Glen Falls, New York
Pennsylvania Morrisville, Pennsylvania

Championship bracket

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
         
 Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts  8
 
 Michigan Hamtramck, Michigan  5  
 Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts  0
 
   Pennsylvania Morrisville, Pennsylvania  3  
 Pennsylvania Morrisville, Pennsylvania  4
 
 New York Glen Falls, New York  3  
 Pennsylvania Morrisville, Pennsylvania  4
 
   New Jersey Merchantville, New Jersey  3
 New Jersey Merchantville, New Jersey  4
 
 Louisiana Alexandria, Louisiana  2  
 New Jersey Merchantville, New Jersey  6 Third place
 
   Alabama Auburn, Alabama  4  
 Alabama Auburn, Alabama  4  Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts  0
 California San Diego, California  1    Alabama Auburn, Alabama  1
 
1955 Little League World Series Champions

Morrisville Little League
Morrisville, Pennsylvania

External links

  • 1955 Little League World Series
  • Line scores for the 1955 LLWS
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