News Release


Rodriguez Signs with Mount Marty College Womens Golf Program

Published Date5\23\2013
Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signing of Azure Rodriguez of Rapid City, SD to play golf for the Lancers next fall.

Rodriguez, a standout player at Rapid City Central High School, was an integral player for the team. She was a member of the 2013 Greater Dakota Conference (GDC) 3rd place team. Individually, she finished 9th place at the 2013 Rapid Invite and finished 15th place at the GDC contest.

At Central High School, Rodriguez was named Most Dedicated, Most Improved, and received the Cobbler Spirit award in addition to lettering five years in the sport. Off the course, she was on the honor roll, was the National Honor Society treasurer and was an AYCE community board member.

Lancers head women's golf coach, Tom Schlimgen, sees a great addition with the signing of Rodriguez. "We are looking forward to having Azure join our golf program. She's seen great competition during her career so far and we are excited to put that experience to work for us. We know she’s going to be a great addition to our program and the Mount Marty community as well."

In addition to her golf award Rodriguez is also receiving an academic merit scholarship. The daughter of Eddie and Tami Rodriguez of Rapid City, SD she plans to major in human service at Mount Marty College.

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