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NMU women’s hockey at home

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan University women's hockey team will play its second series of the season at home this weekend against Notre Dame at the Berry Events Center.The Wildcats, a recreational club team that plays in Central Collegiate Women's Hockey Association Division II, won in a ...

NMU teams to hold sale

MARQUETTE - A Clean Out the Closet Sale hosted by the Northern Michigan University cross country, and track and field teams, will be held Saturday at the Superior Dome in Marquette before and during the Wildcats' football game.The event begins at 2:30 p.m. and will end at 5:30 p.m.The sale ...

Wildcats look to get back in hunt

MARQUETTE - Last season, the Northern Michigan University hockey team was looking to rise in the WCHA standings and take the next step toward becoming a title contender.The Wildcats got off to a great start with the highlight being a opening-weekend sweep of Big Ten foe Wisconsin in Green Bay. ...

GLIAC cites NMU golfer Lundgren

MARQUETTE - Emil Lundgren of Northern Michigan University has been named the GLIAC Men's Golfer of the Week after placing second at the NCAA Midwest Fall Regional.Lundgren shot a 145 (73-72) over two rounds at Harborside International in Chicago to finish 1-over par. His second-round 72 was the ...

NMU men golfers finish second

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan men's golf team took second at the NCAA Midwest Fall Regional after shooting a 599 over two days of competition at the Harborside International in Chicago."We played a great round (Tuesday) in a powerful wind and rain that almost won us the tournament," head ...

Huskies surge past rival Wildcats

MARQUETTE - With television viewers tuning in around the Upper Peninsula Tuesday night, volleyball archrivals Michigan Tech University and Northern Michigan University took to the court at Vandament Arena.In the end, it was the Huskies' fans who were howling with delight as Tech swept the ...

NMU-OTS weightlifters sweep titles

MARQUETTE - Weightlifters from the Northern Michigan University Olympic Training Site won titles in close competition in women's, men's and coed divisions over the weekend at the University National Championships in Ogden, Utah.In the coed division, the NMU-OTS squad led the pack with 160 ...

Elsner leads Wildcat men’s golfers

CHICAGO - The Northern Michigan University men's golf team is tied for 11th place among 32 teams after the first round of the NCAA Midwest Fall Regional at Harborside International in Chicago on Monday.The Wildcats shot 294, led by Austin Elsner, who posted a 2-under-par score of 70 and is tied ...

NMU men’s hoops hosts store

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan University men's basketball team is hosting a flash store through LIDS Team Sports.All proceeds benefit the team. To visit the online store, go to team-shop.lidsteamsports.com/form/show/NMUMBB2Available for purchase are basketball shoes, long- and short-sleeved ...

Key plays turn game

HOUGHTON - The Northern Michigan University football team entered Sherman Field with a 2-1 record - its best three-game start since 2011, when the Wildcats went 3-0.As they looked to continue on the path of turning around its program, they went through pregame stretches at midfield and let the ...

NMU soccer loses heartbreaker

NORTH CANTON, Ohio - The Northern Michigan University women's soccer team keeps coming close, but can't quite get over the hump for its first win of the season.On Sunday afternoon, the Wildcats lost a heartbreaking 2-1 double-overtime game at Walsh University in North Canton, Ohio, to fall to ...

NMU soccer’s academics honored

MARQUETTE - The College Team Academic Award was bestowed on the women's soccer team at Northern Michigan University for the 2014-15 academic year.This is an awarded presented by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for excellent work in the classroom."Our team is made up of ...

NMU spikers to host two foes

MARQUETTE - Continuing a five-match homestand, the Northern Michigan University volleyball team will host a pair of GLIAC foes this weekend.The Wildcats of head coach Dominic Yoder (9-2 overall, 1-1 GLIAC) will entertain Lake Erie at 7 tonight and Ashland (Ohio) at 4 p.m. Saturday - both ...

NMU looks for sweet taste of success vs. Tech

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan University football team has won two in a row with its offense and defense putting forth good performances.The Wildcats defeated Hillsdale 32-24 with the NMU defense picking off two Chargers' passes in the end zone to clinch the win.NMU head coach Chris ...

Hockey season ready to kick off

MARQUETTE - The college hockey season doesn't officially begin until the weekend of Oct. 2-3, but the WCHA got an early start Monday when it held a teleconference with the head coaches around the league.The WCHA media poll conducted by the Bemidji (Minnesota) Pioneer and the coaches poll ...

Commissioner, top official talk about state of WCHA

MARQUETTE - During Monday's WCHA media teleconference, the focus was on the league's coaches, their teams and the release of the conference polls.However, WCHA commissioner Bill Robertson and supervisor of officials Greg Shepherd were also present to make statements and answer ...

NMU golfer 2nd in tourney

MARQUETTE - With Martin Eliasson placing second, the Northern Michigan University men's golf team captured third place in the GLIAC North Invitational that concluded Monday.A freshman, Eliasson carded at 1-over-par 139 (66-73) at the HawksHead Links in downstate South Haven.The Wildcats ...

Wildcat women get feet wet; men, Eliasson lead downstate

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan University women's golf team play in its first-ever competition over the weekend, while the veteran men's team is in first place at a conference tournament being held downstate.Wildcat women 8thAt Jeromesville, Ohio, the Wildcats shot 692 over two rounds at the ...

Wildcats denied 1st win in OT

MARQUETTE - Northern Michigan University extended their efforts into overtime but were still unable to come up with its first victory of the season when the Wildcats lost to Ashland 2-1 in a women's soccer game played at the NMU Soccer Field on Sunday afternoon.In its GLIAC opener and fifth ...

Wildcat women spikers blank visiting Lakers

MARQUETTE - Northern Michigan University raised its season record to 9-2 Saturday with a 3-0 GLIAC women's volleyball victory over visiting Lake Superior State.The Wildcats of head coach Dominic Yoder posted scores of 25-18, 27-25 and 25-6.Madison Whitehead helped lead the way with a team-high ...