Aussie sport star dead at 29

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Tributes have flowed for the talented sporting star, Jacinda Barclay, suddenly passed away at the age of 29.

Barclay was a star in a variety of sports. She starred in the Australian baseball team, and represented her country in five baseball World Cups between 2008 and 2016, winning a silver medal in 2010.

She then progressed to playing American Football for the NSW Surge in the inaugural season of LFL Australia before she was left to play for Chicago Bliss fin America’s Legends Football League in 2016, when she won a championship in her first season.

Barclay played 23 games for the GWS Giants over four AFLW seasons after being drafted with pick 65 in the inaugural draft.

Tributes have flowed in to mourn the loss of the young Australian.

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