Press Box


MARQUETTE, Mich. â€Â“ Jon Wilson, the headwomenâ€Â™s swimming coach at Northern Michigan University, has announced that thefollowing student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to attend NMUand swim for the Wildcats:  Sarah Van Oss from St. Charles, Ill. and SarahCempel from Mokena, Ill.


Van Oss swam for St. Charles North High School.  She was an Illinois state qualifier in the 100-yard butterfly and 200 I.M.  Ã¢Ã‚€Ã‚ÂœShe is a hard worker anda very goal-driven athlete,â€Â Wilson said.  Ã¢Ã‚€Ã‚ÂœShe has the potential to be amultiple-event qualifier for the NCAA II Championships in her freshman year.â€Â


Cempel attends Lincoln Way East High School in Frankfort, Ill.  She is a distance freestyler and a YMCA national qualifier.  â€ÂœSarah willbe able to come in and contribute right away,â€Â Wilson added.  Her big meetexperience and positive attitude will allow her to easily make the transitionto swimming at the NCAA II level.â€Â




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Dave Faiella
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