Local residents named Aurora University NAC scholar-athletes

AURORA—Stephen Colombe (baseball) and Natalie Swieca (track) of Sugar Grove, and Ariana Espino (track) of Maple Park, were among the 159 Aurora University student-athletes who were named 2012-13 Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) Scholar-Athletes.

The award requires the student-athlete to maintain a 3.25 cumulative grade point average for the 2012-13 academic year at AU.