College signings: Mallory Cree: Gwynedd Mercy hoops

Name: Mallory Cree

High school: Altoona Area

Hometown: Altoona

Sport: Basketball

Position: Forward

College choice: Gwynedd Mercy University

Other colleges considered: Thomas Jefferson

Why I picked Gwynedd Mercy: “Great radiation therapy program. Coach (Keith) Mondillo is very positive and inviting.”

Greatest high school achievement: “Playing basketball and being involved in honors classes and school clubs.”

Coach Chris Fleegle’s quote: “We couldn’t have asked for a better senior to be one of our leaders on the team. Mallory worked extremely hard to make the most of her senior year. She ended up being a key contributor to our District 6 championship and was a starter for the PIAA playoff game at Erie McDowell. Mallory’s work ethic and her understanding of the game will be a great contributor to her success at the next level.”

How I got my start playing basketball: “Started at Pleasant Valley Elementary School.”

Favorite college growing up: Pitt

Other interests: Tennis

What getting to play in college means to me: “I get to play the sport I love at a collegiate level.”

Probable college major: Radiation therapy

Parents: Mike and Melanie Cree


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