Boward, former Elk, gets MIAC softball honor with Tommies
Elk River graduate Kayla Boward, junior third baseman for the St. Thomas softball team, is batting .680 in conference games and was named co-player of the week in the MIAC on Monday.
Boward was 13-for-16 as the Tommies went 6-0 last week with four RBI, three doubles, and three steals. She shared the honor with a Katy Gannon, who had five homers for St. Mary’s.
Boward started the season 3-for-21 but is up to .441 overall for the season. In conference, through Monday, she had a .680 mark with two homers, four doubles, 10 runs and seven RBI. The Tommies are 10-0 in conference and 22-4 overall.