Lauren Freitas, 17, of Modesto, sings the National Anthem, as contestants take their turns singing in a Modesto Nuts singing contest on the baseball field at John Thurman Field, in Modesto, Calif., on Saturday, March 20, 2010.  Contestants will be notified later by phone as to who wins and will be invited to sing at a Nuts game. (DARRYL BUSH/dbush@modbee.com)
Lauren Freitas, 17, of Modesto, sings the National Anthem, as contestants take their turns singing in a Modesto Nuts singing contest on the baseball field at John Thurman Field, in Modesto, Calif., on Saturday, March 20, 2010. Contestants will be notified later by phone as to who wins and will be invited to sing at a Nuts game. (DARRYL BUSH/dbush@modbee.com)
Lauren Freitas, 17, of Modesto, sings the National Anthem, as contestants take their turns singing in a Modesto Nuts singing contest on the baseball field at John Thurman Field, in Modesto, Calif., on Saturday, March 20, 2010. Contestants will be notified later by phone as to who wins and will be invited to sing at a Nuts game. (DARRYL BUSH/dbush@modbee.com)

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March 23, 2010 1:55 PM