(NLI Photos) Eastern Illinois women sign two more

Two more swimmers signed on to swim with Eastern Illinois next season, Illinois sprinter Danielle DiMatteo and Texas’ Melissa Hepler

DiMatteo, pictured above at her signing ceremony, projects as a sprinter in free, fly and back. She’s been 1:00.52 in the 100 back, 1:00.91 in the 100 fly, and 25.48 in the 50 free. DiMatteo swims for the Academy Bullets Swim Club in Illinois.

Hepler is primarily an IMer for Katy Aquatic Team for Youth in Katy, Texas. She holds top times of 2:13.60 in the 200 IM and 4:42.36 in the 400 IM.

They will join recently-announced EIU transfer Kelsey Ferguson on the Panthers roster.

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