1956 Little League World Series

1956 Little League World Series
Dates
Teams participating 8
Champion New York Lions Hondo Little League
Roswell, New Mexico
Runner-up New Jersey Little League of
Delaware Township, New Jersey

The 1956 Little League World Series was held in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. On Friday, August 24, 1956, the Lions Hondo Little League of Roswell, New Mexico defeated the Little League of Delaware Township, New Jersey in the championship game of the 10th Little League World Series.

Qualification

Team
Alabama Auburn, Alabama
California Colton, California
Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts
Michigan Hamtramck, Michigan
New Jersey Delaware Township, New Jersey
New Mexico Roswell, New Mexico
New York Tuckahoe, New York
Pennsylvania Upper Darby, Pennsylvania

Championship bracket

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
         
 New Jersey Delaware Township, New Jersey  9
 
 New York Tuckahoe, New York  8  
 New Jersey Delaware Township, New Jersey  2
 
   California Colton, California  0  
 California Colton, California  1
 
 Michigan Hamtramck, Michigan  0  
 New Jersey Delaware Township, New Jersey  1
 
   New Mexico Roswell, New Mexico  3
 Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts  8
 
 Alabama Auburn, Alabama  0  
 New Mexico Roswell, New Mexico  6 Third place
 
   Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts  3  
 New Mexico Roswell, New Mexico  3  California Colton, California  1
 Pennsylvania Upper Darby, Pennsylvania  1    Massachusetts Winchester, Massachusetts  2
 
1956 Little League World Series Champions

Lions Hondo Little League
Roswell, New Mexico

External links

  • 1956 Little League World Series
  • Line scores for the 1956 LLWS
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