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Softball ace's back-to-back 20 strikeout performances include perfect game

Braden River (Bradenton, Fla.) pitcher Courtney Mirabella had a busy week. On Tuesday, she struck out 20 of 21 Palmetto batters en route to tossing her second perfect game of the season, a 9-0 win.

Mirabella was back on the mound on Friday against Jenkins (Lakeland, Fla.). Max Preps reports that Mirabella pitched all 16 innings of Braden River's 1-0 win, struck out 20, walked one and scattered 12 hits.

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In consecutive games, then, Mirabella struck out 40 and walked one over 23 innings. The senior is signed to N.C. State.

Thanks to Max Preps for sharing this story.

Read more here: http://www.bradenton.com/2013/03/27/4455371/local-roundup-courtney-mirabella.html#storylink=cpy


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