Lady Dragons Win State Softball Championship title

The Malad High School softball team finished the 2A Idaho State Softball Tournament in Orofino on Saturday, May 18, as State Champions. The Lady Dragons fought their way back from an earlier loss to take the title. The Lady Dragons played seven games in the double-elimination tournament, winning the last five to earn the Championship. Malad started the tournament on Friday, May 17, against St. Maries.

The Lady Dragons proudly display their 2A Idaho State Softball Championship trophy. Pictured with the team are: (front, left to right) Coach Paula Thorpe, Manager Tru Peabody, Karsyn Willie, Kyley Thorpe, Dani Briggs, Taya Thorpe, Bailey Hill, Cina Blaisdell, Coach Scott Ray. (middle) Manager Olivia Sands, Mikell Daniels, Terrie Valentine, Paige Robbins, Aspen Hubbard, Breanna Murphy, Coach Ginny Neal, (back) Coach Don Young, Manager Cheyenne Palmer, Coach Robert Hannah, Amie Marshall, Manager Nicole Tavoian, Katie Valentine, Hunter Hubbard, Nicona Broadus and Michelle Sands.

The Lady Dragons proudly display their 2A Idaho State Softball Championship trophy. Pictured with the team are: (front, left to right) Coach Paula Thorpe, Manager Tru Peabody, Karsyn Willie, Kyley Thorpe, Dani Briggs, Taya Thorpe, Bailey Hill, Cina Blaisdell, Coach Scott Ray. (middle) Manager Olivia Sands, Mikell Daniels, Terrie Valentine, Paige Robbins, Aspen Hubbard, Breanna Murphy, Coach Ginny Neal, (back) Coach Don Young, Manager Cheyenne Palmer, Coach Robert Hannah, Amie Marshall, Manager Nicole Tavoian, Katie Valentine, Hunter Hubbard, Nicona Broadus and Michelle Sands.