News Release


MMC Softball Adds Two ONeill Standouts

Published Date4\29\2014
Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signings of O'Neill St. Mary's High School student-athletes, Erin Boyle and Jean Zakrzewski, to the Lancer softball program for the 2014-15 softball season.

Erin Boyle is a 5'10" infielder that was named SMHS Defensive Player of the Year in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Her 2013 hitting statistics were: Avg .310, AB 84, R 27, H 26, 2B 3, RBIs 14, BB 5, SO 3, and SB 15.

Jean Zakrzewski is a 5'2" outfielder whose 2013 stats were: Avg. 0.299, AB 67, R 17, H 20, 3B 2, RBIs 10, BB 12, SO 9, SB 7.

Both Boyle and Zakrzewski were members of the 2012 Mid-States Conference Championship Team and the 2013 District Champions and state qualifiers.

Head MMC softball coach, Albert Fernandez, is pleased to sign both Boyle and Zakrzewski, "I am excited to have both Erin and Jean join our softball program next fall. Erin has the ability to play both corners in the infield while Jean has the ability to be a solid player for us in the outfield. Overall, they are both great fits with our program and the Mount Marty College community."

The daughter of John and Christi Boyle of O'Neill, NE, Erin will be majoring in secondary education and mathematics at MMC.

The daughter of Mary and the late Dave Zakrzewski of O'Neill, NE, Jean will be majoring in elementary education at MMC.

Not only are both Boyle and Zakrzewski talented on the field, but also off the field. Both O'Neill St. Mary’s students have received the highest academic scholarship offered at Mount Marty College, the Presidential Scholarship.

For more information on the Mount Marty College softball program, please visit www.mmclancers.com or email head coach, Albert Fernandez at afernandez@mtmc.edu.