WILLIAMSPORT, PA -- North State standout pitcher and slugger Carson Hardee is our newest WITN Pepsi Player of the Week.
In Friday's Little League World Series opener, he was part of the three-headed monster that pitched the first Perfect Game in Williamsport since 2008. North State beat South Dakota 6-0 in that opener.
On Sunday, he hit a grand slam and finished with 5 RBI in a 16-0 win over California.
North State faces Texas Wednesday night. With a win, they advance to Saturday's U.S. Championship Game.