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A league of their own


All-girl baseball team dominates season  Eight-year-old Ana LaBelle stepped up to the plate grinning last Thursday, pink eyeblack underlining her unwavering gaze. Her ponytail swayed methodically as she turned the aluminum baseball bat over in her hands. LaBelle’s teammates, 11 other girls roughly the same age, watched the action unfold intently from a makeshift dugout,…