Shannon Nishi-Patton captures Gold at Pan American Games

Shannon Nishi-Patton captures Gold at Pan American Games
Courtesy: @USAKarate

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Former Wahine basketball player Shannon Nishi-Patton brought home the gold at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru on Saturday.

Nishi-Patton won the 50-KG Karate Kumite, defeating Mexico’s Alicia Hernandez 2-0 in the gold medal match.

Nishi-Patton played basketball for the Rainbow Wahine from 2003-2007 after being a multi-sport athlete at Mid-Pacific Institute.

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