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Bobby Sox 8U brings home title

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VACAVILLE — In the 50th annual Tournament of Champions, it came down to one game for the battle-tested Madera Bobby Sox 8-under All-Stars team.

In the winner-take-all championship game against Salinas, Madera was able to pull out a 5-4 victory in the two-day double elimination tournament in Vacaville.

“They just give it 100 percent all the time and have so much love for the game,” Madera manager Francine Ricks said. “I’m honored to coach this group of girls, they showed me a lot.”

To get to the championship game, Madera won its first three games of the tournament...


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