Nebraska Takes Softball Title

December 2007
PN;Dec2007, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p71
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The article reports on the victory of the Nebraska Barons team against St. Paul Saints of Minnesota during the National Wheelchair Softball Association National Tournament held on August 23-25, 2007 in Minnesota. In that game, Nebraska mounted what appeared to be a solid 7-2 lead after two innings. In the decisive seventh inning; however, the Saints shut down the Barons before mounting a last-ditch effort to repeat.


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