2015 - 2016 Crew: Player Bios



Will Arts

Major: Physical Education / Coaching
Experience: 12.5 years 
Hometown: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Why NMU?: So I could run around in one of those famous U.P. snow storms in shorts. Plus everyone knows wildcats eat husky’s for breakfast.                                                      


Mady Taylor

Major: Forensic Biochemistry
Experience: 2 years 
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Why NMU?: I picked NMU because I love being outdoors I love hiking, kayaking, and skiing.


Sarah Pappas

Major: Zoology
Experience: 8 years
Hometown: Wyandotte, Michigan
Why NMU?: I came to NMU because it’s small with a lot of opportunities and I wanted to experience something completely new with all new people. 


Liisa Tomasi

Major: Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Experience: 2 years. 
Hometown: Appleton, Wisconsin
Why NMU?: NMU offers a great program for my major while letting me stay close to family.


Madeline Weidner

Major: Secondary Education, Social Studies
Experience: 3 years
Hometown: Stillwater, Minnesota
Why NMU?: It was a good location and loved the atmosphere.


Mike Kiczenski

Major: Microbiology
Experience: 7 years
Hometown: Wyandotte, Michigan
Why NMU?: Because green matches my eyes


Olivia Doyle

Major: Marketing
Experience: 1 year 
Hometown: Dearborn, Michigan
Why NMU?: Because Marquette is simply Superior


Joe Laquinta

Major: Entrepeneurship 
Experience: 1 year 
Hometown: St. Clair Shores, Michigan
Why NMU?: Because of NMU’s business program as well as business potential in my current field.


Steve Wood

Major: Political Science
Experience: 4 years
Hometown: Escanaba, Michigan
Why NMU?: Recreation opportunities 


Amanda Robers

Major: Marketing
Experience: 1 year
Hometown: Elkhorn, Wisconsin
Why NMU?: Northern Naturally