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MLB Vinnie Mauro

Christmas may have come and gone, but for Navy fans, the gifts just keep on coming. After a 10-4 finish in 2009, coach Niumatalolo and company are already building for the program's future, bringing in what many are calling the most star-studded recruiting classes in recent memory. On Tuesday, Navy added another star to the line-up, when MLB Vinnie Mauro pledged to attend the Naval Academy

"It feels really, really good," said Mauro when asked how he felt about becoming a future Midshipman. "Especially after my crazy recruiting process…my decision was unbelievably hard and I'm just glad that I figured it all out." Mauro, who stands 6-foot-2 and weighs in at 215-pounds, is widely believed to be one of the highest rated prospects to commit to play for Navy in the modern era. As... Recommended Stories

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