Northern Michigan University lacrosse falls to McKendree, 17-11

NMU Sports

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University opened its women’s lacrosse campaign strongly under new coach Lindsey LeMay but ultimately lost its season opener to McKendree 17-11 at the Superior Dome on Saturday. The Wildcats opened strongly with seven goals as goalkeeper Cam Stilson posted ...

Wildcats not special on Saturday

NMU Sports

MARQUETTE — Friday night's loss to No. 16 Bemidji State was definitely one for the No. 19 Northern Michigan University hockey team to put behind it. For the first few minutes of their rematch with the Beavers Saturday, the Wildcats looked like they had put it behind them as they got on the ...

Westwood, Marquette girls basketball teams zoom to victories

Prep Sports

MANISTIQUE — Leading seniors Tessa Leece and Madi Koski combined for 40 points to lead Westwood to a 66-35 girls basketball victory at Manistique on Friday night. Leece made two 3-pointers and scored 22 points, while Koski sank four triples and added 18 points. Leece also grabbed seven ...

College softball set for tonight, Sunday in Superior Dome

Local Sports

MARQUETTE — The 17th annual Finlandia Dome Classic softball tournament will be held this weekend in Marquette. The Northern Michigan University club team will be joined in the Superior Dome by seven collegiate teams — host Finlandia and Bay College from the Upper Peninsula; and Northland, ...