Shing-Ming Little League of Taoyuan City, Chinese Taipei, representing the Asia-Pacific Region, captured the 2017 JLWS. The team defeated USA East (Kennett Square, PA) in the championship game, 12-1. The team finished the tournament 5-0 and were 16-0 as an all-star team since April 2017. They faced their toughest challenge in the tourney during the International Finals, edging Latin America, 4-3, in a rematch of an earlier game in the tournament. The victory was the organization's fifth straight in the JLWS, where they are now 28-0. Teams from the Shing-Ming Little League have made the JLWS eight straight times.