Meet Our NEW Comets

Name: Jes Mertens

Parents Name: Tom and Diane Mertens

Hometown: Devils Lake, ND

Major: Biology

Why you chose Mayville: The family like atmosphere and the welcoming environment

Fun Fact: Guilty pleasure song is Mr.Bightside by The Killers

 

Name: Mollie Robbins

Parents Name: Nathan and Kimberly Robbins

Hometown: LaMoure, ND

Major: Allied Health

Why you chose Mayville: The family like atmosphere and the opportunity to play basketball

Fun Fact: I have 5 wisdom teeth

 

Name: Alivia Manson

Parents Name: Bart and Nicole Manson

Hometown: Fargo, ND

Major: Special Education

Why you chose Mayville: The support the teammates gave when I had my visit and the size of the school

Fun Fact: I was born with my appendix in my belly button

 

Name: Bethany Holter

Parents Name: Nikki and Harvey Holter

Hometown: Larimore, ND

Major: Communications

Why you chose Mayville: Loved the family aspect and the welcoming environment

Fun Fact: My brother convinced me that the rumble strips of the road was for blind drivers

 

Name: Annika Reierson

Parents Name: Andrea and Jason Reierson

Hometown: Frazee, MN

Major: Allied Health

Why you chose Mayville: The atmosphere and basketball

Fun Fact: When I was in 7th grade I cut my finger off with a table saw

 

Name: Madison Rafferty

Parents Name: Shannon and Natalie Rafferty

Hometown: Regent, ND

Major: Sport Management

Why you chose Mayville: The smaller campus size and the basketball team

Fun Fact: I have 7 siblings

 

Name: Greta Hillukka

Parents Name: Dale and Molly Hillukka

Hometown: Purham, MN

Major: Allied Health

Why you chose Mayville: Really liked the family atmosphere and the coaches and teammates that I met were extremely easy to communicate with and I loved the support I receives throughout the recruiting process

Fun Fact: My favorite type of fishing is bass fishing

 

Name: Hailey Giacomini

Parents Name: Tim and Synthia Giacomini

Hometown:

Major: Elementary education and early childhood education

Why you chose Mayville: The teaching program

Fun Fact: Favorite food is pizza

 

Name: Laurie Cren

Parent Name: Dominique Cren

Hometown: South France

Major: Sport Management

Why you chose Mayville: It was a good fit for me and I feel like it could be a family

Fun Fact: When I came to America I didn’t know how to speak English

 

Name: Ava Butler

Parents Name: Andy and Janelle Butler

Hometown: Mountain Iron, MN

Major: Business administration and Accounting

Why you chose Mayville: The family like atmosphere and the basketball team

Fun Fact: my favorite thing ever is chipotle bowls