NLYMCA swims at Green Bay

January 27, 2023

The Northern Lights YMCA swim team recently competed at the Green Bay Titletown Freeze, featuring 10 teams from Upper Michigan and Wisconsin. Top point earners for the NLYMCA included Allison Deuter (age 13); Bryce Johnson (age 12), Kailey Matuszewski (age 13), Greyson Williams (age 6), Sawyer Williams (age 8) and Tucker Williams (age 12). Sawyer Williams, James Carlson (age 7) and Catherine Majors (age 7) added new state qualifying times for NLYMCA. Pictured, back row from left: Sawyer Williams, Allison Deuter, Cira Windell, Bryce Johnson, Tucker Williams, Ellie Williams. Front row: Greyson Williams, Logan Corsi, James Carlson, Miriam Gustafson, Annika Gustafson, Catherine Majors.

Success for NLYMCA swimmers at Door County

January 18, 2023

IRON MOUNTAIN – Triston Trevillian, Sierra Tatangelo and Weston Trevillian led a contingent of Northern Lights YMCA swimmers with victories at Door County Hawaiian Invitational youth swim meet at the Door County YMCA. Trevillian, age 11, won the 500 freestyle, a new event for him. Tatangelo, age 8, took the 200 free by breaking her…

NLYMCA swim team particpates in Jingle Bell Meet

January 10, 2023

IRON MOUNTAIN – Members of the Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson Center swim team took part in the Jingle Bell Meet recently at Sturgeon Bay, Wis. Dominic Tatangelo and sister Sierra Tatangelo collected firsts for the NLYMCA team. Dominic, age 10, was first in the 200 freestyle. He also posted a state time in the 50…

Strong effort for NLYMCA swimmers at M&M Meet

December 14, 2022

MARINETTE, Wis.  – Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson swimmers continue to post improvement across the board, as evidenced by a strong showing at the M&M Winterfest meet held at the Menominee/Marinette YMCA Saturday. “It was another successful meet,” NLYMCA head coach Aimee Tatangelo said. “We had lots of fast swims, and everyone of our swimmers dropped…

Participation High at NLYMCA Swim Meet

November 18, 2022

IRON MOUNTAIN – More than 100 youth swimmers competed at the Deer Camp Invite at Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson Center on Nov. 12. The Dickinson Center had 44 swimmers, with other competitors coming from the Delta YMCA, Marquette YMCA and the Marinette and Menominee YMCA. “It’s wonderful to see so many of our youth taking…

NLYMCA sends large group to first swim meet

November 2, 2022

MARQUETTE – Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson Center’s youth swim team participated in its first meet of the season Oct. 27-28 at Marquette Senior High School. Between the Delta and Dickinson Centers combined, Northern Lights YMCA sent 44 swimmers to the meet, 26 of those belonging to the Dickinson Center. The Dickinson Center has more than…

Sandi Bingham named YMCA Health & Wellness Coordinator

July 7, 2022

IRON MOUNTAIN – Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson Center has named Sandi Bingham as its new Health and Wellness Coordinator. Bingham, originally from Illinois, brings an extensive fitness background to her position at the YMCA. “Our fitness department continues to grow and expand, and Sandi brings the exact type of talent, mindset and leadership needed to…

Third Graders Learn to Swim

April 6, 2022

YMCA’s annual free program underway IRON MOUNTAIN – Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson Center’s annual third grade swim lessons program has returned for the month of April. Made possible in part due to grant support as well as Annual Campaign contributions, Northern Lights YMCA will see roughly 300 children take part in the swim program, now…

NLYMCA Dickinson Center sends seven to state swim meet

March 24, 2022

IRON MOUNTAIN – Northern Lights YMCA Dickinson Center had seven swimmers qualify and compete at the Wisconsin/U.P. state championship meet at the Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center in Brown Deer, Wis. on March 18-20. Led by Sierra Tantangelo, who qualified for five events and Ella Murphy, who qualified for four swims, the other NLYMCA Dickinson Center…

YMCA’s Day of Giving is March 1

February 23, 2022

IRON MOUNTAIN – In celebration of the YMCA’s national Day of Giving on Tuesday, March 1, Northern Lights YMCA is asking area residents to consider a donation to the 2022 Annual Campaign.   YMCA Day of Giving is an annual one-day event that provides an opportunity to give to your local YMCA. The Y is…