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One of the greatest victories for softball enthusiasts occurred in 1991 with

the addition of women's fast pitch softball to the program of the 1996

Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. In fact, the USA defeated China 3-1 to

capture softball's first Olympic Gold Medal. On that July 30, day a capacity

crowd of over 8,700 witnessed the USA win behind the pitching of Michele

Granger of Anchorage, Alaska and Lisa Fernandez of Long Beach,


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