Grand Junction, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT) CMU Swim and Dive have found their new head honcho. Michael "Mickey" Wender was announced as the Swim and Dive and Triathlon Head Coach on Thursday. Wender has over 400 wins in 27 years as a collegiate head coach. Wender spent the last 13 years at the Division One program at Army West Point. Wender was also the Head Coach at the University of Washington from 1998-2006. He has had Division One Championship qualifiers in every event and was named Patriot League Swimming Coach of the Year three times at Army West Point.
"The first-class facilities, commitment to excellence, spectacular locale and amazing people make this the ideal situation for me and my family," said Michael Wender.