Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 1/15/13
Santa Ana, Calif. - When you tell Mater Dei alum Cory Hahn he can't do something, there's a charge that goes through his mind. A charge so strong it borders defiance.It fuels him.So after being told he would never function normally again after suffering a freak injury on the baseball field two years ago, it only added fuel to his fire. Hahn, who played on the United States' first gold-winning 18U team alongside Bryce Harper of the Nationals and Manny Machado of the Orioles, was selected in the 26th round of the 2010 MLB Draft by the San Diego Padres. After already signing his Letter of Intent with Arizona State, he decided to honor his pledge to the Sun Devils. Fresh off leading Mater Dei High School to a CIF title in 2010 and being named an All-American and Orange County's 2010 Player of the Year, Hahn was ready for the next level. In just his third game at Arizona State, he was at first base when a double steal was called. It was the first steal attempt of his college career. The ...
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