Phillips County News - One Nation, Under God

By Pierre Bibbs
Sports Editor 

Former M-ette becomes National Champ

 

March 27, 2019

Courtesy Photo

Darby Schye was 2-of-2 from the field in her final game with the University of Montana Bulldogs. Schye became the first M-ette to win an NAIA title since Shayley (BeBee) Simanton did in 2000 with the University of Mary Marauders.

Former Malta M-ette standout Darby Schye ended her college basketball career on the highest of notes last Tuesday, March 19, as the University of Montana Western Bulldogs won the 2019 NAIA Division I Women's Basketball National Championship.

By winning the championship, Schye, a senior, has ended her career as a champion in college as well as high school in 2015 with the M-ettes.

"I feel like the State Championship games really prepared me for that moment," Schye told the PCN. "I felt calm and I felt comfortable in the situation with my teammates because I knew what it had been like to be i...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019