SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - The girls of the Rowan County 12U Little League team will be heading to Portland, Oregon, for the Little League Softball World Series.
The team will leave from Charlotte-Douglas International Airport at approximately 7:30 on Monday.
It's the third straight year that a Rowan County team has been to the World Series, winning the championship in 2015 and finishing in the runner-up spot last year.
Rowan won the Southeast Regional tournament in a convincing 8-0 victory of the Tennessee team. Rowan went 3-0 in the tournament.
Rowan's first game in Portland is scheduled for Wednesday night at 11 p.m. EST, 8:00 pm Portland time, against Cedar Valley, Utah.