News Release


Mount Marty Softball Signs Nebraska Duo

Published Date12\20\2013
Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signing of Bellevue West High School student athletes, Jennifer and Kelsey Mitera , to the Lancer softball program for the 2014-15 softball season.

Jennifer Mitera is a 5'5" shortstop/infielder that was named 2012 and 2013 All-State Honorable Mention, 2013 All-ITG Team, and 2013 USSSA All-World Team.

Her 2013 fall stats were: Avg .355, AB 93, R 18, H 33, 2B 5, 3B 2, HR 1, RBIs 19, BB 2, and SB 12.

Kelsey Mitera is a 5'5" catcher, outfielder, and second base player that was named 2013 All-ITG Team Honorable Mention, and 2013 USSSA All-World Team and 2013 USSSA (single game) Team MVP.

Her 2013 fall stats were: Avg .269, AB 69, R 12, H 13, 2B 1, RBIs 6, BB 8, and SB 1.

Head MMC softball coach, Albert Fernandez, is happy to sign both of the Mitera sisters, "I'm excited to have Kelsey join our program next fall. She is a true utility player and will give us depth at many positions. Jennifer is a great infielder and has the ability at the plate to drive in runs. Both players are true competitors and great students. They are going to be a great fit with the team and the Mount Marty College community."

The daughters of Dale and Lori Mitera of Omaha, Nebraska, Jennifer will be majoring in graphic design and Kelsey will be majoring in elementary education at MMC. In addition to a softball award Jennifer will be receiving an academic merit scholarship and Kelsey an academic achievement scholarship.

For more information on the Mount Marty College softball program, please visit www.mmclancers.com or email head coach, Albert Fernandez at afernandez@mtmc.edu.