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Madera American 12s eliminated

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FRESNO — The Madera American 12-year-old All-Star team’s chance for a District 10 championship came to end as it suffered a heartbreaking loss to River Park.

Madera American, which suffered a 7-5 loss at River Park on Tuesday, was limited to just three hits Saturday in a 2-1 loss in the double elimination tournament.

“It was a tough battle all the way and we had our chances,” Madera American manager Louie Franco said. “They were worried about us because we were just as good as they were but they got the hits when they needed to.”

River Park recorded six hits in the game and took a 1-0 lead in the fourth inning...


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