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If the opposing team hits a ball to center field, Chris Klosterman feels confident Sam Spall will make the catch for an out.

“She’s a great athlete, but the raw speed and talent that she has, she is the most natural center fielder that I’ve ever seen,” Klosterman said. “She’s awesome. She gets to things and runs balls down. I’ve worked with Sam since she was about 15, and what she brings to the table is just things that you cannot teach.”

And she is reliable on offense, too.

“Her hitting has come a heck of a long way,” Klosterman said. “We turned her around to the left side and was slapping and bunting and doing some things, and she’s now to the point where she can about pick where she wants to put the ball on the field.

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