Thanks to their latest win, the Lakers are headed back to the Little League World Series.

Lake Oswego 12, Montana 1Big contests make for big results, lifelong memories and — hopefully — great photos.

So here's a slideshow of the best images from the Lake Oswego Little League Baseball Majors all-star team's 12-1 win over Boulder Arrowhead Little League — the Montana state champion — at the Pacific Northwest Regional tournament in San Bernardino, California, on Friday, Aug. 13.

With the win, Lake Oswego advances to the tournament championship at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, against Sammamish Little League — the Washington state champion. Further, the Lakers have already guaranteed themselves a spot in the Little League World Series, set for Aug. 19-28 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

These photos were provided by Kate Cook.

Click anywhere to enter the slideshow, then scroll down and click on any image to enter fullscreen.

Check back later to see a complete game story.

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