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Patton named to All-America team

Western Nevada County softball player Missy Patton was selected to the All-America team for defensive play at the SPA National Women’s Championships in Gallatin, Tenn. Sept. 18-21.

Her team, the “Fun Bunch,” managed by Hall of Famer Peggy O’Neill, is based out of Missouri, with team members from Kentucky, Florida, Kansas, Arizona, Missouri and California.

The Fun Bunch finished second in the tournament and has qualified to play in the World Championships Oct. 15-24 in Phoenix, where teams from Canada, Japan, Germany, Taiwan, Mexico and the United States will compete.

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