Columbus Northern headed back to the Little League World Series

Columbus Northern is headed back to Williamsport, Pa.

Northern defeated Florida 9-2 in the Little League Baseball Southeastern Region Tournament championship game on Friday.

Northern won the Little League World championship in 2006.

Jacob Pate pitched 5 2-3 innings to earn the win. He ran out of pitches and had to leave the mound for the final out.

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