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Honolulu Little League coach Willis Kato talks baseball ahead of the reairing of the LLWS championship game

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KITV4's Marisa Yamane talks with Little League World Series Coach Willis Kato on what the historic win and experience meant to him.

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HONOLULU (KITV4) -- Honolulu Little League made Hawaii so proud when the team won the World Series championship game.

Honolulu Little League coach Willis Kato appeared on KITV4 Island News at 4 on Friday to talk story about the team becoming the world's best, how he was also a coach with the Oda brothers on the 2018 team that won the title, and how his dad got him into baseball.

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Anchor/Executive Producer

Marisa Yamane joined KITV4 in January 2022 as an anchor and executive producer. She is an award-winning veteran journalist, who’s spent most of her career in Hawaii. She’s a proud graduate of Iolani School and UCLA.

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