Fair Oaks Teen a Pokemon World Championship Finalist

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Connor Pedersen, of Fair Oaks, is one of the top Pokemon Trading Card Game players in the world.

A few weeks ago, Connor was in San Francisco, where he clinched second place in the Pokemon World Championship Senior Division. Along with that title, he earned a scholarship or a travel certificate and a Pikachu World Champion Trophy.