News Release


Petrich to Join MMC Track and Cross Country Programs

Published Date8\5\2013
Mount Marty College is pleased to announce that Christian Petrich of Lennox, South Dakota will attend the college and participate in the track and field and cross country programs.

MMC head track coach, Randy Fischer, said, "Christian is a very talented athlete that works very hard and we are excited to have him running for the Lancers. I feel he has a great deal of potential in his College running career." Petrich's past season statistics were: 800 - 2:05.00; 1600 - 4:50; and 3200 - 10:45.

Petrich qualified for state during the 2010, 2011 and 2012 seasons and was on the 5th place team in 2012. He was the Lennox High School team captain for the sport in 2011 and 2012 and was named the Cross Country MVP in 2012.

Petrich plans to major in graphic design and media arts at Mount Marty College. In addition to his athletic awards he will also be receiving an academic achievement scholarship. Petrich is the son of Mark and Dodi Petrich of Lennox, South Dakota.

For more information on the Mount Marty College track program contact Randy Fischer at randall.fischer@mtmc.edu or visit www.mmclancers.com.