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Cathedral student Megan Faraimo named 2017-18 Gatorade National Softball Player of the Year

Cathedral student Megan Faraimo named 2017-18 Gatorade National Softball Player of the Year

In its 33rd year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company announced June 5 Megan Faraimo of Cathedral Catholic High School as its 2017-18 Gatorade National Softball Player of the Year. Faraimo was surprised with the news by two-time Olympic softball pitcher Jennie Finch.

Two-time Olympic softball pitcher Jennie Finch surprised Megan Faraimo with the award on Tuesday, June 5. Courtesy of Gatorade

“Megan is a superb talent who will certainly make an immediate impact at UCLA next year,” says Derek Allister, owner of OnDeckSoftball Scouting/Recruiting Service. “Her combination of velocity, spin rate and command are second to none. Behind...

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