January 19, 2011

Swimming Travels to UW-Stevens Point

Swimmers Travel to UW-Oshkosh
Swimmers Travel to UW-Oshkosh

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University swimming and diving will be back in action this weekend (Jan 21. and Jan. 22) in Stevens Point, Wis. at the Get to the Point Invite. The squad last competed in Cocoa Beach, Fla. over Christmas break.

This season the ‘Cats are 2-1 in dual meets with wins over Hillsdale (152-137) and UW-Oshkosh (145-97). NMU lost to UW-Eau Claire (101-141) back in October. The Wildcats finished in sixth place out of nine teams at the Calvin Invite.

UW-Stevens Point is a NCAA Division III member currently ranked No. 10 in the country.

This weekend’s event will be the last regular season meet before the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships on Feb. 9 in Grand Rapids, Mich. The 2011 NCAA National Championships will be on March 8 in San Antonio, Texas.

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Prepared By
Mike Levy
NMU Sports Information
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