By GEORGE WITKOWSKI | The Glendale Star
When Glendale resident Huntter Damico takes the pitching circle, she treats it like any other game. Only there was one game which forced her from competing as she ordinarily would, and she found the challenge great. Huntter, 13, attends Hillcrest Middle School. She pitches and plays first base for the Arizona Hotshots Gatti 14U softball team, and she has played softball since she was 9 years old.
“She had this uncanny ability to separate pain,” Karen said. “She’s strong and strong in faith and has the ability to do something and turn it off and do what she needs to do. ”Her strong sense of faith has carried her through, and she has a saying from a man, who had a bicycle accident and is paralyzed in his right arm. ”His motto is, ‘Never stop.’”