December 16, 2008

Over 50 Teddy Bears Collected

Emily Olson and some of the teddy bears collected
Emily Olson and some of the teddy bears collected

 

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Athletic Department would like to thank all who participated in the Teddy Bear Toss on Saturday, Dec. 13. Over 50 teddy bears were collected during the first intermission of the Northern Michigan University-USNTDP game. 
All the teddy bears were given to the The Mining Journal’s efforts for the Toys for Tots program on Monday, Dec. 15. Emily Olson, a member of the NMU women’s swimming and diving team, assisted with the delivery of the teddy bears to The Mining Journal.
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013