January 11, 2011

Andel Named Equipment Supervisor

Hans Andel
Hans Andel

MARQUETTE, Mich. –The Northern Michigan University Intercollegiate Athletic Department has named Hans Andel as the head equipment supervisor.  Andel spent the past 12 years (since 1999) as a student assistant and assistant to the late John Tessaro.

Andel looks forward to the challenge of maintaining and improving the equipment portion of NMU athletics. “I am going to take all the good things John taught me and maybe add a few changes of my own to do the best job I can.” said Andel.

According to NMU Associate Director of Operations Steve Reed, Andel is a very capable person for this position. “Hans is very qualified for this position. He has a lot of experience and is A.E.M.A. (Athletic Equipment Managers' Association) certified.” said Reed. “He will be very positive in helping our student athletes and coaches with whatever they need.”

Andel who is a 2007 NMU graduate, said he is excited about becoming more involved in NMU athletics. “I am excited about this opportunity and dealing with all of the sports here at NMU.”

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