News Release


Berry to Join MMC Womens Basketball Squad

Published Date4\23\2012
Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signing of Allison Berry of Cottage Grove, MN to play basketball for the Lancers next fall.

Berry, a 5'8" wing player, earned the titles Leading Rebounder, Most Improved, and Captain during her high school career where she averaged 7.9 points and 3.5 rebounds per game.

Head women's basketball coach, Tom Schlimgen, is ready to welcome Berry to the team. "Allison is going to be a great addition. Her ball handling skills and leadership skills are going to contribute to her success at the college level."

Off the court, Berry has also found success. During her high school career, she achieved the A Honor Roll and received an Outstanding Student Athlete Award.

"The MMC community is going to see a great addition in Allison as a student-athlete. She's aligned with the mission and ideals of our college and is an all-around fit," continued Schlimgen.

In addition to her basketball award, Berry has been awarded one of MMC's prestigious academic scholarships, the Benedictine Scholarship, and a catholic leadership award. The daughter of Lynn Car-Berry and Lynn Berry of Cottage Grove, MN, Berry plans to major in exercise wellness at Mount Marty College.

For more information on the Mount Marty College basketball program, please visit www.mmclancers.com or email head coach, Tom Schlimgen at thomas.schlimgen@mtmc.edu.