Local sports star's surprising talent

Jeanette Baxter Vecchione made her mark in the

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Jeanette Baxter Vecchione made her mark in the sports world, known as one of the best basketball players and track and field throwers in New York state. During a playful day in choir class, she was discovered with another talent. Just five months later, she auditioned and captured a covetous spot at Julliard with a full scholarship. Now, this Long Island opera star entertains audiences all over the world. Videojournalst: Jessica Rotkiewicz (May 10, 2012)


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