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TEENS IN THE NEWS
Friday, August 29, 2014 by Patti Shene

13-YR OLD GIRL PITCHER LEADS TEAM TO WORLD SERIES

A 13-year old girl made her mark in the sports world in August with her 70-mile-per-hour fastball pitch. Not only is Mo’Ne Davis an outstanding pitcher on a baseball team. The rest of her team-mates are boys.

This young lady is an inspiration to young people everywhere and proves the point that if you work hard enough, your dreams can come true.

Read the article and watch the video about Mo’Ne here.

Answer any one of the three questions that follow to be placed in a drawing to win any YA book that has been mentioned on previous postings on Teens of Today and Tomorrow, including author interviews and books mentioned in reviews.

Question #1:

What do you think about gender mixed teams in sports such as baseball, basketball, etc?

Question #2:

If you could be a sports superstar, what sport would you choose and why?

Question #3:

Do you participate in sports? Why or why not?

Contest entries will be accepted until 9-22-14 at midnight MST.

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