Emma Nichols Makes Dream Team for Third Time in Three Years

(HILLSBORO) Emma Nichols was a force in the circle this season for the Hillsboro Hawks softball squad which landed her a spot on the Regional Radio Dream Team for the third time.

During her junior campaign, Nichols tossed 121 innings, striking out 144, winning 16 games and finishing with a 1.27 ERA. Nichols has figured out what it takes to be a good pitcher.


Nichols also swung the bat pretty well and finished the season with a 520 batting average, six home runs, 11 doubles, 24 RBI’s and 39 runs scored. Even though she’s only a junior, Hillsboro’s Emma Nichols has verbally committed to the University of Iowa.

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