WMU student ready for Curling Nationals debut

Maya Willertz practicing for the 2019 Curling Nationals in Kalamazoo

WMU freshman Maya Willertz will be representing Kalamazoo on the national stage.

The Bronco will be in the Wings Event Center spotlight on the same ice as Olympic gold medalists John Shuster, Matt Hamilton and John Landsteiner.

Willertz's family will be able to show off her curling skills and for some it is the first time her relatives have seen her curl, her grandparents will be seeing her curl competitively for the first time. 2019 Curling Nationals start Saturday, February 9th and will conclude Saturday, February 16th.

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