Mount St. Mary Academy would like to recognize and celebrate the athletic and academic accomplishments of three senior athletes who will sign their letters of intent over the next two weeks. Mary R., Lizzie A. and Maggie S. each, surrounded by family and friends, will make the public decision to continue her education at the university level while also pursuing athletic careers.
“The entire Athletic Department and school community is extremely excited for Lizzie, Mary, and Maggie to have the opportunity to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level,” said Athletic Director Marilyn Lenggenhager, recognizing the Mount St. Mary four-year athletes and honoring the decision made by each student and her family. “Their hard work here at Mount St. Mary Academy has paid off and we wish them well!”
Mary R. will sign a letter of intent to play basketball with Hendrix College on Tuesday, April 18. Mary played varsity three years for Mount St. Mary Academy and was a member of the AAU basketball team Arkansas Elite. As a dual sport athlete, she also played on the Belles volleyball team. Mary is a scholar athlete and president of the National Beta Club at Mount St. Mary.
Lizzie A. will sign a letter of intent to play basketball with Lyon College on Tuesday, April 25. A three-year varsity starter for the Belles, Lizzie was selected to All-Conference her junior and senior years and to the 2017 All-Metro Classic girls basketball game. She is also a scholar athlete and multi-sport athlete who participated on the volleyball team.
Maggie S. will sign her letter of intent to join the Lyon College volleyball team on Thursday, April 27. Maggie played volleyball four years at Mount St. Mary, playing varsity two years as the middle blocker for the Belles.
Photos from these events can be found on the MSM Flickr page: