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Updated: 12/21/2017 08:30:03AM

College scouts track elite DeSoto softballers: the stakes are high

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The Shockers most recent scout exhibition was at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers.

ARCADIAN PHOTOS BY CRAIG GARRETT

Players and coaches with the Southern Shockers 18U team receive a proclamation from the DeSoto Board of County Commssioners.

Shea Lipe will play college softball after finishing classes at DeSoto County High School this spring.

By CRAIG GARRETT

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Under the clear morning sky in Fort Myers, college scouts ring the baseball backstops at Hammond Stadium.

But these men and women aren’t here to evaluate major league prospects; they’re tracking fast-pitch softball talent at a Saturday exhibition that includes an exceptional girls team based in DeSoto County.

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