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Prep softball: Taylorsville pitcher Jaycie LeBaron diamond in the rough
Prep softball » Freshman proves quick learner on way to eight wins.

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Still, LeBaron acknowledges that there is work to do.

"I want to learn how to throw a drop ball and I need to get my speed up," she said.

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Warriors found their girl

Taylorsville freshman Jaycie LeBaron found her spot on the mound as a self-taught pitcher.

Assistant coach Erin James has helped LeBaron turn a swaying stance, which resulted in a nasty bruise on her right hip, into a deadly fastball and change-up.

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But for now, she’s focused on one game at a time and leading the Warriors.

"It’s exciting to see the progress that she’s made," James said. "And she’s got a whole team of talented players behind her."

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