"In softball and baseball you have to be calm on the mound," she said. "You can't freak out because the bases are loaded. I think I learned a lot about that this season."
Her brother, now a senior-to-be at St. John's Prep, is her biggest fan.
"She had such a good season," said Dustin. "Something just clicked with her. She worked so hard and really impressed the coaches."
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