Spain: Another New Team Coming To SLWS
Make it three new teams coming to Bangor for the upcoming Senior League World Series. Barcelona, Spain has won the Europe-Africa Regional to earn one of the 10 SLWS spots.
Catalunya LL in Spain defeated Lazio, Italy in the championship game 5-3. The team from Barcelona went 4-1 at the regional held in Italy.
That means Puerto Rico (Latin America Region), Australia (Asia-Pacific Region) and Spain (Europe-Africa Region) are all first time participants in the SLWS that begins at Mansfield Stadium July 31st.
Still to be determined - the Maine District #3 host team, Canada and five USA regional teams.
NOTE: Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket will have extensive live coverage of the 2016 SLWS beginning Sunday, July 31st.