Mara Rugen – Berrien County Student Athlete of the Week


Mara Rugen of Michigan Lutheran High School Basketball is the WSJM Sports Berrien County Student Athlete of the Week for the week of December 1, 2019.

In the Titans’ 49-39 win over New Buffalo, Mara recorded 19 points, one assist, five steals, and four rebounds. She followed that up with 18 points, two assists, seven steals, and two rebounds in a 52-21 win over Lawrence.

Mara is also a member of the Michigan Lutheran Volleyball team, National Honor Society, Student Council, and International Club along with serving as a Student Ambassador. In the classroom, she carries a 3.86 grade point average.

Mara is the daughter of Glen and Mary Rosenbaum of St. Joseph.

Catch Mara’s conversation with Phil McDonald below…