NMU Sports

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 ...

NMU runners take home three individual titles

By Journal Sports Staff ROCHESTER — After picking up seven individual victories at the Spartan Invite last week, the Northern Michigan University women’s track and field team put forth another strong performance Friday at the Golden Grizzly meet, hosted by Oakland University. The ...

Party in the Dome

By RYAN SPITZA Journal Sports Writer MARQUETTE — It may have been cold and gloomy outside but it was Hawaiian night inside the Superior Dome on Friday night. The theme full of Hawaiian shirts, Hawaiian leis and even free Hawaiian punch gave Northern Michigan University lacrosse fans a ...

Death toll rises to 16 in crash of Canadian hockey team bus

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) — The death toll in a bus crash involving a junior hockey team rose to 16 on Wednesday as a woman who worked as a trainer for the team died. The family of Dayna Brons said the 25-year-old died in a Saskatoon hospital from injuries sustained in last week’s ...