U.P. swim team announced

MARQUETTE – Eight swimmers and a diver from Houghton and one swimmer from Hancock were recently named to All-Upper Peninsula swimming and diving teams voted on by U.P. coaches.

Two-time U.P. Finals winner James DeClerck of Houghton was selected, as were teammates Daniel Shonnard and Nikita Velat. All three Gremlins are seniors.

On the girls’ side, Rebecca Jaszczak of Houghton was chosen after she won the 50 free and 100 back at Finals.

Classmate Jill Toorongian made the cut, as did junior Annika Wheeler and sophomores Sophie Witting and Hannah Gundlach. Diver Alina Ryynanen, a senior, was also picked.

Hancock’s team was represented by three-time U.P. 200 IM champ Olivia Rouleau.