Press Box

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Athletic Department announces the following athletic banquets to celebrate the 2007-08 season. All the banquets are open to the public. First up is the soccer banquet on April 13 at 4 p.m. in the Wildcat Room. The banquet is free and if you plan on attending please bring a dish to pass around.
Hockey will hold its end of the season banquet on April 16 at 6 p.m. in the University Center.  The cost is $17. Men’s and women’s basketball will hold a combined banquet on April 17 at 8 p.m. in the Wildcat Room. The event is free.
Volleyball will have its banquet at the Casa Calabria on April 18 at 7 p.m. Each individual will be asked to order off the menu and be responsible for their own bill.
Football will holds its event the day after the spring game on Sunday, April 20 at 11 a.m. in the University Center. The cost is $10. 
Sunday, April 27 will see the women’s swimming and diving and the track and field teams holding their respective banquets. Swimming and diving’s banquet will be at the Holiday Inn at 10 a.m. The cost is $10.95. Track’s banquet time and place have not been set.
Cross country running and Nordic skiing will host a joint banquet with the date, time and place to be announced.
Please contact the NMU Athletic Department (906-227-2105) for reservations and/or information about the banquets or to sponsor a student-athlete.
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director