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before luis severino takes the mound for the new york yankees to face the baltimore orioles on saturday night, cedar grove’s own heralded pitcher will toe the rubber.the cedar grove (n.j.) softball team, the group 1 champions this season, will be introduced prior to the game at yankee stadium. the panthers’ sophomore pitcher mia faieta will throw out the first pitch before the yankees take on the baltimore orioles.throughout cedar grove’s tournament run, head coach nicole velardi said she used the stadium trip as motivation.“when we found out like a week ago that was like our goal,” velardi said. “’hey guys if you keep winning you’re going to yankee stadium.’”a representative from the new york yankees contacted velardi after faieta received national attention for her 21...

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a softball pitcher in new jersey threw the ultimate perfect game on friday.cedar grove’s mia faieta faced 21 batters in a 4-0 playoff victory over north warren and struck out every one of them.per news12varsity.com:“this was fun,” said faieta, who has helped her team to a 19-7 record while competing in one of the state’s toughest divisions, the super essex conference-american.“i knew as the game kept going on a that i had more and more,” she said. “i didn’t want to say anything because i didn’t want to jinx it. i had the three in first inning and thought maybe i could keep doing it. then i realized after a while that maybe it could happen.” faieta struck out 18 of the patriots swinging. the 21 strikeouts, however, are not a state record. in 2003, nicole webb of manches...

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cedar grove, n.j. (ap) a new jersey high school softball pitcher has pitched a true perfect game. cedar grove sophomore mia faieta struck out all 21 batters she faced in a state playoff game thursday. the performance helped her team defeat north warren 4-0. lady cougars coach nicole velardi tells the record (https://njersy.co/2s1sfdd) she’s never witnessed anything like it. earlier this month, faieta struck out all 15 batters she faced in a five-inning game. this season, she has 321 strikeouts, and her performance thursday gave her the most strikeouts in the state this season. — information from: the record (woodland park, n.j.), http://www.northjersey.comfox fantasy autoform a racing team, compete for prizesplay now!...

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