Emma Gary named Mon-Dak Conference MVP, 3 Royals named all conference

Journal Staff Report

Journal Staff Report

Emma Gary, a freshman outfielder for the Lake Region State College softball team, was selected to the Mon-Dak All-Conference team and was also named the conference’s Most Valuable Player.

Gary, from Peoria, Ariz., had a batting average of .432 with 54 hits and 13 home runs.

Emma’s sister, Hanna, was also named on the all-conference team. Hanna, an outfielder, hit .408 with 62 hits and nine home runs.

Sophomore infielder Courtney Fines was named all-conference for the second year, hitting .348 with 49 hits.

The Royals finished third in the conference this season with a 10-10 record.

Dawson Community College was first with a record of 18-1.