News Release


MMC Fernandez Raffle Winners Announced

Published Date2\20\2013
The Mount Marty College Athletic Department sponsored a benefit raffle for the college's head women's softball coach and enrollment counselor, Albert Fernandez. The raffle drawing, which raised over $5,000, occurred at the final home Lancers basketball games on Saturday, February 16th.

Prize winners were:

  • $40 Wal-Mart Gift Certificate - Sr. Sharon Ann Haas
  • $50 Royal Sports Gift Certificate - Paul Preister
  • $100 JJ Benji's Gift Certificate - Iro Mogen
  • $500.00 Cash from Lancer Club Steering Committee - Wade Brings
  • $75 Yankton Chamber Bucks, 4 KC Royals tickets, Harley Davidson Sunglasses & Banner courtesy of KYNT - Jason Drotzmann
  • 2 Tickets to Pink Floyd Experience, 8 Tickets to Carmike Theaters, $150 Chamber Bucks, courtesy of KYNT - Tom Fitzgerald
  • 40" Sony Bravia TV courtesy of the Lancer Athletic Department - Lisa Wolfgram
  • Hy-Vee Beef Bundle - Rose Robinson
  • Mike Binder-Riddell NFL/NCAA football helmet - Ricardo Santos
  • ShurCo Pick-up Cover - Andy Henrickson
  • Timberwolves Game Package for March 30th vs. Memphis, includes: 1 Night's Stay at Holiday Inn, 4 Tickets to Moose Mountain Adventure Golf, 4 Wristbands to Nickelodeon at Mall of America courtesy of 5 Star Communications - Dan Somsen
  • Xtreme Spa and Salon Handbag with Goodies - Bob Hegge
  • Xtreme Spa and Salon Pampering Treatment - Amy Majeres
Albert Fernandez, age 39, was diagnosed this past fall with stage four lung cancer. Currently going through treatment, the road to recovery and the ATTACK on the cancer have just begun. All the proceeds from this benefit raffle went directly to the Fernandez family to help defray expenses that are a result of his treatment. Fernandez resides in Yankton, SD with his two children: AJ, age 13, and Mya, age 10. Contact the Lancer Athletic Offices at 668-1241 or email media@mtmc.edu if you have any questions.