Sydney Angle, 9, died in the tornado in Moore, Oklahoma on May 20.
Sydney had a passion for softball. She had two goals in her sport, win MVP and pitch.
She recently accomplished both - collecting the most valuable title earlier this month and pitching in a tournament last weekend.
"She had a smile that would light up; always had a smile. She was a wonderful young lady," family friend Laura Schneider told television station Fox 6 in Milwaukee. Sydney's parents were originally from Wisconsin.
Sydney's softball coach, Landon McNeill, called the kid "a pickle."
"Sydney was real quirky," McNeill said. "She could be anywhere and have fun doing it."
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