Mae Drost To Attend Dordt
- Posted Friday, May 7, 2021
- Updated Wednesday, May 12, 2021
(Wednesday, May 5; Sioux Center, Iowa) Mae Drost, a student at Lakehead University (Ontario), has announced her intention to enroll at Dordt and join the Defender basketball program.
“We are excited to welcome Mae to Dordt and our women’s basketball program! Mae had a great high school career and had her first college season cut due to Covid. Mae is ready to be around like minded Christian teammates and be a part of Dordt’s community,” said Dordt basketball coach Bill Harmsen.
Drost averaged 11 points, six rebounds, three steals and three assists per game and helped her team to a OFSAA runner-up finish in 2020 and a fourth-place finish in 2019. She was the District 8 MVP in 2020 while playing for Woodland Christian High School (Ontario). Her 2020 team finished the season with a 30-1 record and she is listed 5-9.
“I chose Dordt because I am looking forward to continuing my academic and athletic career in a Christ-centered atmosphere with like-minded individuals. I am looking forward to getting back on the court!” said Drost.
Kate is the daughter of Lawrence and Jeanie Drost of Petersburg, Ontario. She plans to study Business at Dordt.
Dordt University in Sioux Center, Iowa, is a comprehensive Christian college rooted in the Reformed tradition. The Defender athletic program is a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC), American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) and the Mid-American Collegiate Hockey Association (MACHA).
U.S. News & World Report, Money Magazine, Forbes.com, Washington Monthly, and Princeton Review all list Dordt on their best colleges lists. Dordt is home to approximately 1,500 students.