FORNEY, Texas - The Forney High School softball team was preparing to play in the 5A Region II semifinal playoffs. That game on Wednesday night was postponed to Thursday. The girls were given the option not to play but said they want to in Emily’s honor and dedicate the rest of the season to her.
Students gathered on campus to pray for the family Wednesday morning. Grief counselors were also called to the school.
Emily's twin sister shared pictures of her on Twitter and expressed her love for her sister.