Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett issued the
following statement regarding the advancement of Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons
to the Little League World Championship taking place in Williamsport:
to the talent and hard work of Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, Pennsylvania’s
founding city is sending their first-ever team to the Little League World
Championship in Williamsport.
also marks the first time since 2004 that an American girl will play in
Williamsport. Mo’ne Davis and her teammates have demonstrated why baseball is
truly America’s game.
to the Dragons! I know all Pennsylvanians join me in wishing them and coach
Alex Rice a great series.”
Pagni, Governor’s Office, 717-783-1116