Mount Marty Women’s Basketball adds Allison Ekroth of Gregory
Women's Basketball - Wed, May 31, 2017
Allison Ekroth with Head Coach Tom Schlimgen
Allison Ekroth with Head Coach Tom Schlimgen

YANKTON, SD – May 31, 2017 – Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signing of Allison Ekroth of Gregory, SD, to the women's basketball program.

Ekroth, a 5'9" Forward, averaged nine points/game to go along with five rebounds/game two assists/game and two steals/game.  She was named SEC Honorable Mention All-Conference in 2016 and was then named to both the SESD and SEC All-Conference teams in 2017.  Allison was also part of the Academic Olympics at Gregory, made the "A Honor Roll" every semester of her high school career, and is a member of the National Honor Society.

"We are pleased to have Allison decide to join our campus and basketball program.  She has been very successful both on and off the court during her high school career and we look forward to working with her.  The dedication required to achieve the academic and athletic success she has had is very impressive."  Said Women's Basketball Head Coach Tom Schlimgen.    

Ekroth will be a nursing major at Mount Marty. She is the daughter of Kimberly and G.W. Ekroth of Gregory, SD, and she will be receiving an Academic Excellence Scholarship, a Catholic Leadership Award, and a Scholastica Scholarship in addition to her basketball award.

For more information on the Mount Marty College women's basketball program, please visit www.mmclancers.com or email head coach, Tom Schlimgen at [email protected].

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