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D1Softball Analytics No. 3 Pitcher: UCLA’s Megan Faraimo


Locating the strike zone was a major issue for Megan Faraimo when she was first learning how to pitch. Really, just finding anything remotely close to the batter’s box was a problem.

“I was literally throwing the ball over the backstop fence for at least a year. It was awful,” Faraimo said. “Even at pitching lessons, I would launch it over the fence. It definitely frustrated me, but I think the challenge of it made me want to work even harder.”

Through diligence, patience and experience, Faraimo has managed to harness her control and[…]