Pearland advances to Little League World Series after winning Southwest Regional

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HOUSTON - Pearland has punched a ticket to the Little League World Series.

The team beat Louisiana 7-3 Wednesday night in the Southwest Regional Championship game and now they're headed to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

The team now had a spotless 5-0 record in the regional.

On Tuesday night in front of a national TV audience, Pearland beat Mississippi 12-6.

And it looks like everyone is getting on board, supporting our local team. The Houston Astros took to Twitter to wish the team good luck before Tuesday's game.

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