1. This young man is Chad Lorkowski.
2. He’s 12 years old.
3. And wears a size 15 shoe.
4. Because he’s 6’2” and 200 pounds.
5. To put that into perspective, this is who he played against in the Great Lakes Region championship game on Saturday.
10. Now I know what you’re thinking, but his birth certificate is legit.
The Little League World Series kicks off on Thursday. Chad Lorkowski’s team, Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores, plays Eastlake (representatives of the West region) on Friday.
13. Watch the video below:
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