2013-14: Saw action in all 30 games as a senior, starting in 28 ... scored nine points while pulling down four rebounds in 19 minutes of action against Goshen (Ind.) (Nov. 2) ... had 11 points, four assists, two steals and a career-high four blocks against Lourdes (Ohio) (Nov. 9) ... scored 12 points against Olivet Nazarene (Dec. 7) ... had eight games with five or more assists ... was one assist shy of a triple-double against St. Francis (Ill.) (Dec. 19) where she scored 13 points, grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds and dished out a career-best nine assists ... went 6-of-9 from the field for 12 points and handed out seven assists against Davenport (Mich.) (Dec. 27) ... scored a season-high 15 points against Cardinal Stritch (Jan. 22) ... added nine points and three assists against Saint Xavier (Jan. 29) ... added nine points and two steals in the win against Illinois Tech (Feb. 3) ... had 11 points and eight rebounds in 38 minutes against IU South Bend (Feb. 5) ... scored eight points while grabbing five rebounds against Robert Morris (Feb. 15) ... scored a team-high 12 points, including a season-high three three-pointers, and grabbed four rebounds against Calumet St. Joseph (Feb. 22) ... averaged 6.9 points, 3.0 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game ... totaled 603 points in her career ... was named to the CCAC All-Academic team and was recognized as a Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete.
2012-13: Appeared in 30 games for the Saints as a junior with 26 starts ... averaged 3.9 ppg and 3.1 rpg on the year ... pulled down five or more rebounds on five occasions ... grabbed a season-high seven rebounds against Trinity International (Feb. 13) ... scored a season-high 10 points against Judson (Feb. 2) ... averaged 26.2 mpg for the year, ranking her third on the team ... logged 30 or more minutes 10 times ... played a season-high 35 minutes against St. Francis (Dec. 18) ... dished out a season-high four assists against Purdue Calumet (Feb. 6) ... named to the CCAC All-Academic Team.
2011-12: Appeared in all 32 games for the Saints during her sophomore campaign with seven starts … averaged 4.4 ppg in 18.1 mpg … scored a career-high 16 points on 7-of-11 shooting against Trinity Christian (Jan. 25) … grabbed a season-high six rebounds against Judson (Jan. 28) … had six games with at least three assists, and two games with three steals … scored 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting in the CCAC Semifinal round against Cardinal Stritch (Feb. 23) … scored in double-figures four times.
2010-11: Appeared in all 31 games as a true freshman while making 27 starts ... averaged 4.5 ppg and 4.0 rpg in 24.2 minutes-per-game … scored a season-high 15 points on 6-of-7 shooting against Judson (Jan. 29) … scored 12 points while pulling down a season-high nine rebounds against Judson (Dec. 4) … had at least two blocks in three different games … scored in double-figures five times.
Prep: 2008 Catholic League Champs as a member of the Ladywood High School women’s basketball team … named an All-Conference member during her sophomore, junior and senior years.
Personal: Mary is the daughter of Dan and Terry Fitzgerald … majoring in business … born on March 26, 1992.
Points: 16, Trinity Christian (1/25/12)
Rebounds: 10, St. Francis (Ill.) (12/19/13)
Assists: 9, St. Francis (Ill.) (12/19/13)
Steals: 4, Andrews (Mich.) (11/12/13)
Blocks: 4, Lourdes (Ohio) (11/9/13)
FGM: 7, twice (M.R. 1/25/12)
3PTM: 3, Calumet St. Joseph (2/22/14)
FTM: 4, IUSB (1/10/13)
|1||Lindsey Steffen||SR||G/F||5-8||Nappanee, Ind.|
|2||Kari Barnes||SO||G||5-8||Fort Wayne, Ind.|
|10||Megan Eve||SR||G||5-7||Scottsburg, Ind.|
|11||Jillian DeLucia||SR||G||5-6||Fishers, Ind.|
|22||Kristin Nitka||SR||G||5-7||Chicago, Ill.|
|23||Mary Fitzgerald||SR||G/F||5-8||Livonia, Mich.|
|30||Maggie Gondeck||JR||F||6-0||Michigan City, Ind.|
|32||Shana Anderson||FR||G||5-8||Bourbon, Ind.|
|33||Anna Heck||FR||G/F||5-8||Elkhart, Ind.|
|35||Shelby Nelson||FR||F||6-0||Mishawaka, Ind.|
|44||Carmen Lowe||SO||F||5-11||Fort Wayne, Ind.|
|54||Francesca McCarthy||SR||F||5-9||Terre Haute, Ind.|
|8-22 (.267)||4-13 (.235)||Lost 5|
|Trinity Christian College at||5:30 pm|
|Holy Cross at||2:00 pm|
|(13)Purdue University Calumet||EST|
|Holy Cross at||6:00 pm|
|Calumet College of St. Joseph||EST|
|(6)Olivet Nazarene University at||1:00 pm|