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    Looking to upgrade my 9 yr old daughters gear. What are some recommendations for a good quality set?
    She's not the biggest kid so the intermediate sizes are too big.

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    My favorites are All-Star Vela/System7 and Wilson ProMotion. Unfortunately, the Wilson ProMotion is out of production, but you might be able to find vendors with pieces available. The new Easton gear looks interesting, but I haven't had a chance to take a closer look. Historically, I haven't liked Easton's gear very much. I'm not a big fan of Mizuno.

    UA gear is made by All-Star, and is a solid choice for a "set".

    Currently, my kid is wearing All-Star System 7 legs, Wilson ProMo chest, and Wilson Shock FX-2.0 helmet. We are in the market for a new helmet.

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    This is what we got my "normal" sized 10U catcher last winter and couldn't be happier....

    Wilson Maxmotion chest guard in 14" sized.

    Wilson MaxMotion leg guards 13" sized.

    All-Star Catchers youth helmet youth sized.

    We got all in cardinal red and all matched very well. You could likely do the same in Navy, black, or Royal blue. I couldn't be happier with the quality of this set, and we have less than $150 invested.

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