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VIDEO: Aleshia Ocasio On Race And Softball

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(Photo courtesy of Chicago Bandits)

Softball America's Kayla Lombardo spoke with former Florida All-American and current professional softball player Aleshia Ocasio about her experiences as a Black woman in softball, how the softball community can learn and grow with regard to race and the treatment of Black women and girls in the sport, Athletes Unlimited and more.

Watch Softball America's full interview with Ocasio below.

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