News Release


MMC Track and Field Signs Wausa Sprinter

Published Date2\21\2014
Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signing of Gabrielle Swanson of Wausa Public High School to attend the college and participate in the track and field program.

Swanson was a three time state qualifier and was a district champion and runner up in the 200 and triple jump. She was also a part of the Wausa teams that won the conference and district titles in 2012 and 2013 and took 4th place at the state meet in 2010.

MMC head track and field coach, Randy Fischer, said, "Gabrielle is a talented and experienced runner that works very hard. We are excited to have her running for the Lancers and can't wait to see what she can accomplish during her collegiate running career."

Swanson's statistics for 2013 were: 200 - 26.6, 4x400 split - 63.0, 4x800 split - 2:33.

Swanson, daughter of Gail and Adrian Alonzo, plans to major in radiology technology at Mount Marty College and will receive an academic honor scholarship in addition to her athletic award.

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