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Paz y Puente Earns Spot on Mexican National Team

Jessica Paz y Puente, senior point guard at Clark High School, will be participating in a rare opportunity as she will be traveling to Mexico City, Mexico, to represent Mexico in the FIBA U18 America’s Women’s Championship. Paz y Puente is one of 12 girls who was selected to represent the Mexican National Team in August. The tournament will consist of eight teams: Argentina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, El Salvador, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and the United States. The championship will qualify the top four teams to the FIBA U19 Women’s Basketball World Cup in 2019.