Team USA wins first-ever Olympic gold in softball in 1996.
Who was on the 1996 Olympic softball team?
Women’s National Team
|15||Julie Smith||Fresno State|
|32||Michele Smith||Oklahoma State|
|35||Shelly Stokes||Fresno State|
Who carried the Olympic flag in 1996?
It was carried by 8 American Olympians from the past while the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performed the tune “Simple Gifts.” Then the Olympic flag was raised while the Olympic Hymn was played by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and sung by the Centennial Olympic Choir.
What is the player who wears a mask in softball?
Softball-Advanced Team Exam
|The player who wears a mask||Catcher|
|The zone where the pitcher tries to throw her pitches||Strike|
|The shape of a playing field||Diamond|
|The city where softball began||Chicago|
Which city of United States hosted Olympic Games in 1996?
1996 Summer Olympics: Atlanta, Georgia
A dozen years later, the Summer Olympics returned to the United States when Atlanta hosted the 1996 Games. For the first time in the history of the Olympics, all 197 recognized National Olympic Committees participated.