Top Ten Stories from 2012-13: #5 – Softball Honors Dragony, Upsets JCU
As we prepare for another exciting school year, we will look back at 2012-13 and highlight the top stories. Today, we look back at Heidelberg softball’s biggest win of the season, a 2-1 win against second place John Carroll. The doubleheader marked the annual Strike Out Cancer event, which raises money and awareness for cancer research. The event was especially emotional for the Student Princes, who honored Megan Dragony. After the 2012 season, Dragony, an outfielder, was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. She threw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the doubleheader.
The teams in the Ohio Athletic Conference raised over $6,000 for the Gathering Place in Megan’s honor.
The story below contains elements from the postgame story and the game notes that appeared in the program.
TIFFIN - The Heidelberg University women’s softball team, along with the visiting Blue Streaks of John Carroll University,...