As a freshman at Coastal Carolina Courtney started 47 of 50 games and led the Chanticleers with a .345 avg with 50 hits, 3 2B’s, 3 3B’s and 15 homeruns while knocking in 39 runs. Dean was named All NFCA region 2nd team and All Sun Belt Conference.
Dean was a three-time All-State, All-District, and All-Conference selection honoree. Dean was the 2017 UCHSSoftball.com’s MVP and 1st team All-UCHSSoftball.com. Ms. Dean finished her stellar senior year by hitting .475 on the season with 48 hits, scored 29 runs, knocked in 34 RBI and smacked 3 HRs for the Spartans. Courtney was named to the 2017- ALL-UCHSSoftball.com’s 1st team, 1st team ALL-SCC & SCC Player of the Year. Courtney helped lead the Sun Valley Spartans to a 19-8 record, and to the 3A State Semi Finals!
As a junior, Dean hit .457 while having 42 hits and leading Union Co. with 33 runs scored. Ms. Dean recorded nine doubles and 14 RBI. She aided the team to a Conference Tournament Championship and advancing to the third round of the state playoffs. Dean was named 1st Team All-UCHSSoftball.com and was named All-SCC.
As a sophomore, she averaged .480 at the plate with 38 hits, 26 runs and knocked in 22 RBI. Courtney led the Spartans to a Regular season and Conference Tournament Championship. Dean was named 1st Team All-UCHSSoftball.com and was named All-SCC.
Dean played a pivotal role leading her team to the 3A State Championship during her freshman year. She .481 while recording 51 hits (led Union Co.), scored 38 runs, smacked six doubles, three homers and drove in 39 RBI. Dean was named 2nd -Team All UCHSSoftball.com and was the