Sypniewski snaps up scholarship
2013 commit realized under-radar role could lead to major college offer
Updated: December 6, 2012, 8:49 AM ETBy Chantel Jennings | WolverineNation
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- For his entire life, people have never known how to pronounce the last name of Scott Sypniewski (Ottawa, Ill./Marquette). Teachers, friends and strangers have stumbled through it for years. Sipe-nes-ski? No. Sip-nice-ski? Nope. Spin-ew-skee? Not even close.
But Sypniewski (pronounced Sip-new-ski) knows that if he does his job at Michigan, no one ever will know his name in Ann Arbor. And he's OK with that.
Courtesy Sypniewski FamilyScotty Sypniewski and his family were thrilled when Michigan offered a full ride, and he committed quickly.
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