NMU Sports

Northern Michigan University women 3rd after 1st day of NCAA golf regional

BIG RAPIDS — The Northern Michigan University women’s golf team is in third place among 12 teams after the first day of the three-day-long NCAA East Super Regional. The Wildcats posted a score of 301 strokes through the first 18 holes and are four strokes ahead of fourth place. NMU ...

Sports Snapshots

The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the week of April 27-May 2

Burmeister now a GLIAC track champion

ASHLAND, Ohio — Kameron Burmeister has had a storied career running track and field and cross country at Northern Michigan University. But one honor had eluded the Wildcats senior from Menominee until Thursday — winning a GLIAC track outdoor title. Burmeister took care of that when she ...

Northern Michigan University women going to NCAA regional golf tournament

INDIANAPOLIS — Northern Michigan University has been selected to compete in the NCAA Division II Women’s Golf Championships East Super Regional. The Wildcats are one of 12 teams that will compete in the super regional to take place at the Katke Golf Course in Big Rapids. Six individuals ...

Season in the books

MARQUETTE — The second season in program history for the Northern Michigan University women’s lacrosse team is officially in the books. The Wildcats fell to McKendree University on Sunday afternoon 26-7 at the Superior Dome in Northern’s final game of the season. The Wildcats finished ...

NMU-OTS’ Nutter earns gold at junior wrestling meet

MARQUETTE — Greco-Roman wrestler Alston Nutter of the Northern Michigan University Olympic Training Site won a gold medal Thursday at the United World Wrestling Junior Championships in Las Vegas. The victory also earns him an automatic berth to the finals of the Junior Greco World Team ...

Huebner sets provisional time at Gina Relays

By Journal Sports Staff HILLSDALE — Two Northern Michigan University runners took part in the Gina Relays over the past two days and one of them notched an NCAA Division II provisional time. Marquette Senior High alum Shayla Huebner finished fifth in the 800-meter run with a time of ...

Greyhounds sprint past Wildcats

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Heading into this weekend, the Northern Michigan University women’s lacrosse team had dropped its last two games in blowout fashion and that streak continued Friday night against the University of Indianapolis. After the Wildcats scored the first ...

Guthrie, Eliasson lead 5 NMU golfers earning GLIAC honors

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Four women’s team members and one man earned GLIAC postseason recognition in golf this week. Juniors Karissa Guthrie from the women’s team and Martin Eliasson from the men’s squad earned All-GLIAC First Team honors, while women’s team seniors ...

NMU women golfers in second after Day 2 at GLIACs

By Journal Sports Staff NASHPORT, Ohio — The Northern Michigan University women’s golf team continued its strong performance from Friday again on Saturday at the GLIAC Championships. After finishing first on Day 1, the Wildcats dropped into second place on Day 2 after earning a score ...

NMU women golfers lead GLIAC Championships

By Journal Sports Staff NASHPORT, Ohio — The Northern Michigan University women’s golf team got off to a fantastic start Friday at the GLIAC Championships. After Day 1 of the competition, the Wildcats are in first place out of 11 teams with 309 points and senior Haley Hewer is in ...

Burmeister shines for NMU track

LEWISBURG, Pa. — There was a lot of tough competition at the Bison Outdoor Classic Saturday afternoon, but Northern Michigan University senior Kameron Burmeister definitely rose to the occasion. In an event packed with Division I competitors, the Menominee native finished fifth out of 38 ...

An atypical defenseman

MARQUETTE — The city of Duluth, Minnesota may still be partying after its hometown school took home the national championship last weekend at the Frozen Four, but the city has an additional reason to keep celebrating. Homegrown star, and Northern Michigan University defenseman, Phil Beaulieu ...