Cumberland American participates in LLWS opening ceremonies

The Cumberland American Little League team participated in World Series opening ceremonies Thursday in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

The boys held the New England regional banner as they marched around the field with the 15 other teams.

It was the beginning of a long day for Cumberland American.

The team practiced at 8 a.m. and participated in the opening ceremonies.

The teams is scheduled to practice again at 1 p.m. and hit the batting cages at 6 p.m.

Cumberland American opens Little League World Series play at 8 p.m. Friday against Texas. The game will be televised on ESPN.