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PHOTOS: Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball in Mission Viejo

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team travels the country taking on able-bodied challengers to show how injured war veterans can return to normal life.

Scenes from Saturday's Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball doubleheader. Photo credit: Dr. Jim Asch
Scenes from Saturday's Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball doubleheader. Photo credit: Dr. Jim Asch

Mission Viejo's Youth Athletic Park was once again host the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team in a doubleheader Saturday.

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team travels the country taking on able-bodied challengers to show how injured war veterans can return to normal life, according to a city press release.

The first game pitted the soldiers against area first responders. The second matchup was against an all-star time, including, Angels pitcher Justin Speier; former Angels and Dodgers great Jay Johnstone; former NFL punter Mike Horan; former pro baseball player Mike “Majik” Boyd; KFI-AM radio host Gary Hoffman; and Mission Viejo High School Football coaches Rob Johnson (a former NFL player) and his brother, Bret. 


Photos by Dr. Jim Asch
Eileen G. May 06, 2014 at 01:08 PM
Dr. Asch, thank you for posting pictures. So glad you were able to attend this wonderful event. Please return next year. They are slated to be back in Mission Viejo May 2, 2015!

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