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ANNA SMITH - LAROSA'S MVP OF THE WEEK WINNER
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NAME: Anna Smith
SCHOOL: Ross High School
SPORT(S): Fast-Pitch
GRADUATING YR.: 2007
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: '05 Ohio Div. II runner-up.
BIRTHDATE: 1-5-89
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'8" - 160 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Hamilton
PARENTS: Hayden & Theresa
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My parents & softball coaches."
FUTURE GOAL: "Attend college & play softball."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: A 4-year starter and holder of numerous school records (including career strike outs), Anna is a dominating pitcher, last year going 23-3 with a 0.17 ERA, helping the Rams to the sectional and district championships. She pitched 18 shutouts and 3 no-hitters and notched 306 Ks in 166 innings. She has thrown an incredible 37 shutouts in her great career, including 8 no-hitters, and will finish with over 750 strikeouts in her career. Anna has earned many honors, including last year 1st team all-conference, all-city and all-state. She also was named FAVC and Cincinnati Div. II-IV Player of the Year. She also played 3 years of volleyball and 2 years of basketball for the Rams. Active in community service, Anna's favorite athlete is Carson Palmer, her favorite entertainer is Larry The Cable Guy and her most-like-to-meet is Lisa Fernandez. She will play at the next level, but has not yet selected a college.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "Anna has, and continues to, work hard at being the best player and pitcher she can be. We have had some great pitchers at Ross, and she will go down as one of the greatest!" Paul Fernandez, Fast-Pitch Coach