This bat is probably a bit too light for a 12 year old and the velocities she will be facing. Generally -10 to -12 will be the recommended drop for a 12 year old. This bat could work for you, but using such a light model can increase the chance of durability concerns.
2018 Mizuno Jennie Finch -13 Fastpitch Softball Bat: FP18FINCH
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- Endorsed By Team USA Fastpitch Softball Legend Jennie Finch
- -13 Length To Weight Ratio
- 2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
- Approved For Play In ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA, & ISF
- Cushioned Synthetic Bat Grip Enhances Comfort While Reducing Vibration
- Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty
- MZ 2200+ Alloy Optimizes Performance With Long Lasting Durability
- One-Piece, Aluminum Alloy Softball Bat
- Balanced Swing Weight
- Recommended For Younger Players Who Want To Increase Swing Speed
Yes, the 2018 Mizuno Jennie Finch -13 Fastpitch Softball Bat: FP18FINCH in a 31'' would be a good fit for her based on her height and weight.
I would not recommend the 2018 Mizuno Jennie Finch -13 Fastpitch Softball Bat: FP18FINCH for a high school player as the weight of the bat will cause major durability issues at that level of softball. Your player would be better off with something along the lines of the 2018 Mizuno Silhouette -10 Fastpitch Softball Bat: FP18SHT10.
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This 2018 Mizuno Jennie Finch Fastpitch Softball Bat (FP18FINCH) features a lightweight drop 13 length to weight ratio, a standard 2 1/4 inch barrel diameter, and it is recommended for younger players who struggle to get the bat around. With a handful of different stamps between the barrel and the handle, this model is approved for play in ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA, and ISF. Give your player every advantage at the plate and order one of these Mizuno softball bats today with free shipping and 24/7 customer service. Don't forget, we're here for you from click to hit!
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