Hershey's Emily Barr signs to play volleyball at McCook Community College

HERSHEY, Neb. (KNOP)--- A local volleyball player made the decision today to further her athletic and academic career at McCook Community College.

The Hershey senior, Emily Barr officially became an Indian today.
Playing volleyball ever since fourth grade, her passion for the sport makes this achievement even sweeter.
But she knows it's going to be a full-time commitment; more than in high school.

McCook Community College signee and outside hitter, Emily Barr said, "So I went and practiced with them a while ago and I really, the coach is just amazing and then the players just gave me a good environment and they were really supportive so it was a pretty easy decision and I like home and only an hour away isn't that bad."