The Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 16 Apr 2014 00:38:45 EDTWed, 16 Apr 2014 00:38:45 EDT track: Wildcats' discus record falls - Northern Michigan University freshman Samanthia Johnson broke the school record in the discus with a throw of 143 feet, 2 inches to lead the Wildcats to a third-place showing at the six-school Hillsdale Invitational on Saturda.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTNMU golf: Wildcats finish 28th at Purgatory, Ind. - The Northern Michigan University golf team finished 28th out of 30 teams at the NCAA Purgatory Regional by shooting a combined 324 at the Purgatory Golf Club on Monday in Noblesville, Ind.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTNMU football: Wildcats offense gets better of defense in spring game - The Northern Michigan University football team played its lone spring game on Saturday at the Superior Dome in Marquette, providing an opportunity for the athletes to put what they've learned during winter training into a real game...Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTUSOEC, Marquette wrestler Calovecchi ranked third in country - Curt Calovecchi of Marquette is one of four Greco-Roman wrestlers from the United States Olympic Training Site at Northern Michigan University ranked in the top five in the country in their respective weight clas.Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTOlympic medalist, former USOEC speedskater Jordan Malone returns to NMU to speak to students - Even after he won an Olympic short track speedskating medal for the United States in 2010, Jordan Malone could go to classes at Northern Michigan University in complete anonymity.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT