NMU Sports

11 Northern Michigan University skiers earn coaches’ academic honors

MARQUETTE — Eleven members of the Nordic ski teams at Northern Michigan University — six women and five men — earned All-Academic honors from the U.S. Collegiate Ski Coaches Association. Skiers receiving this recognition attained a cumulative 3.5 grade-point average while also ...

WCHA’s Alabama-Huntsville drops hockey program

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Alabama-Huntsville is dropping men’s hockey and men’s and women’s tennis as part of budget cuts in response to the coronavirus pandemic. School officials said athletes in those sports who want to join another school’s roster will be released without penalty and ...

Sports Snapshots

The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the Northern Michigan University women’s basketball season

16 Wildcats’ swimmers, divers named All-Americans

MARQUETTE — Sixteen members of the Northern Michigan University swimming and diving teams earned All-American status for the recent season as named by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America. Due to the cancellation on the third day of the five-day NCAA Division II ...