Feldman, Dolan to first team all-state

Lisa Feldman, left, and Emily Dolan hug after completing their season in the seventh place game at the state softball tournament on Wednesday, July 23. The two North Butler players received all-state recognition recently. (File photo)


DES MOINES – Helping to lead North Butler’s turn-around softball season, seniors Lisa Feldman and Emily Dolan landed on the Iowa Girls Coaches Association Class 2A first team, announced on Thursday, July 31.

Feldman led the team in hitting with a .417 batting average, including nine doubles and a home run, including a big one to get the Bearcats going in the Class 2A seventh place game on Wednesday, July 23.

Dolan returned a season after having to sit out with a major knee injury....

For more on this story, see the Aug. 7 print edition of the Butler County Tribune-Journal.