President Trump Invites East Bank Little League Team To The White House

Little League World Series

Members of the Southwest Region team from River Ridge Louisiana celebrate after defeating the Caribbean Region team from Willemstad, Curacao to win the Championship Game of the Little League World Series at Lamade Stadium on August 25, 2019 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

President Donald Trump is inviting the East Bank Little League Champions to the White House.

The President tweeted from the G7 summit in France that he would see the team in Washington as a response to Louisiana congressman Steve Scalise who first brought up the idea.

The East Bank Softball team also played well in their tournament making it all the way to the finals where they were defeated by Portland.

A celebration parade for both the Louisiana baseball and softball teams is being planned for next week.

East Bank Youth Baseball Team Wins Little League World Series
East Bank Youth Baseball Team Wins Little League World Series
The Louisiana team defeated a team from Curacao 8-0 to take the title Sunday.

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