News Release


Mount Marty College Softball Program Signs Pitcher

Published Date12\23\2011
The Mount Marty College softball program is pleased to announce the signing of pitcher, Jessica Finch. Finch is a standout softball player from Beresford High School in South Dakota.

MMC softball coach, Albert Fernandez, said, "I am excited to have Jessica join the Lancer softball program. She is a talented softball player with the ability to have an impact in the circle." Finch's past season hitting statistics were: average .386, AB 145, H 56, 2B 4, 3B 2, HR 1, BB 7, and SO 8. Her past season pitching statistics were: ERA 2.72, IP 144, BB 42, and SO 114.

Finch's pitching efforts also helped her club team to earn a second place finish at the North American Fastpitch Association (NAFA) national tournament. Finch is being awarded a Merit Academic Scholarship as well as an athletic scholarship by Mount Marty College. Fernandez continued, "She's a good student and is dedicated on and off the field. She will be a great addition to the MMC community and we look forward to her being a Lancer next fall".

For more information on the Mount Marty College softball program contact Albert Fernandez at afernandez@mtmc.edu or visit the Softball website.