WOODBURY - An American Idol finalist from the area sang the national anthem for the Mets and now the team says you can too.

The 2008 Mets anthem search winner was Pia Toscano from Howard Beach.

Toscano is currently in the top 13 on American Idol.

Yesterday, the Mets announced they are holding their annual anthem search next Monday, March 14 at Citi Field.

The winners will sing at a Mets home game this season.