NMU will return to normal operations at 5pm today, Tuesday, January 23. Evening classes will be held. Evening classes are all classes starting at 5pm or later.
July 21, 2005
MARQUETTE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“Troy Mattson the head womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s basketball coach at NorthernMichiganUniversity wasted verylittle time in naming an assistant coach for the program.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ He named Marisa DellAngelo as hisassistant.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚œI am very excited for Marisato join the NMU womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s basketball coaching staff,ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Mattson said.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚œShe was not only a great player, but she hasthe qualities I was looking for as an assistant.ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The qualities that Mattson has found inDellAngelo include:ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ loyalty, she is thehardest working women he has ever met and under his (MattsonÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s) tutelage shewill be an outstanding assistant coach.
During the 2002-03 season, DellAngeloserved the NMU womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s basketball team as a student-assistant coach.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She has coached with the Negaunee NetsBasketball Program, as she directed the seventh grade girls.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
DellAngelo was a standout at NegauneeHigh Schooland a four-time letterwinner at NMU (1999-02).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She was the GLIAC Player of the Year in 2002, a first teamall-conference selection and was selected to the GLIAC All-Tournament Team. ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She was the sixth ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cat to be named the GLIACPlayer of the Year. ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚œI am really excitedfor this opportunity and canÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™t wait to get started,ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚ DellAngelo said.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚œThere is a good group of women that we haveto work with.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ I am looking forward toworking with Coach (Troy)Mattson.ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ After her senior season,DellAngelo was named to the WomenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s Division II All-American Bulletin SecondTeam, as well as the Daktronics All-Great Lakes Region squad and the KodakAll-District team.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
DellAngelo is fourth on the all-time scoring list for theNMU women with 1,558 points.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She alsoholds the NMU records for three-pointers made in a season (84) and career(247).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ DellAngelo concluded her careerwith 382 assists for fourth on the all-time list and 187 steals which alsoplaced her fourth on the all-time list.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She holds the mark for the best three-point field goal percentage for aseason with a .467 percent, which happened during the 2000-01 season. For the2000-01 and 2001-02 seasons she was named the NMU MVP.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ DellAngelo converted 19 field goals againstNorthwood during the 2001-02 campaign for a new NMU high.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
For the 2001-02 season, DellAngeloled the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats with a team-high 603 points, 21.5 ppg (fifth best in schoolhistory). ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She poured in 46 pointsagainst Northwood, which was the second-best in school history.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ In the classroom, DellAngelo was a member ofthe All-GLIAC Academic Team and a Verizon Academic All-District IV First Teamselection.