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NMU soccer win streak snapped

ALLENDALE - The winning streak has come to a halt for the Northern Michigan University women's soccer team.The Wildcats snapped their five-game streak when they lost at No. 4 Grand Valley State 7-0 on Sunday afternoon.NMU (5-8 overall, 5-4 GLIAC) were unable to overcome the Lakers' high-powered ...

Crossover honors NMU’s Chosa

AURORA, Ill. - Kayla Chosa of Northern Michigan University was named to the all-tournament team after helping the Wildcats post a 3-0 record at the Mizuno Midwest Region Volleyball Crossover Tournament."This is a wonderful honor for Kayla and our team," NMU head coach Dominic Yoder said. "Kayla ...

Wildcat skaters suffer shutout

SAULT STE. MARIE - One night after lighting up rival Lake Superior State for six goals, the Northern Michigan University hockey team couldn't net any Saturday.The Wildcats (1-1-2) lost 4-0 to the Lakers (1-3-0), giving up all four goals in the second period. NMU freshman Atte Tolvanen made 23 ...

Wildcats try to brighten dark football road

MARQUETTE - After all their recent success at home, the Northern Michigan University football team takes a turn on the road this weekend - a place that has been none too kind to the Wildcats the past two seasons.NMU travels to Detroit to face GLIAC foe Wayne State on Saturday trying to end a ...

NMU set for unusual nonconference series vs. Lakers

MARQUETTE - After getting the season off to a solid start with two ties against Big Ten powerhouse Wisconsin, the Northern Michigan University hockey team returns to campus this weekend for its home opener Friday and will try to pick up its first win.The Wildcats take on WCHA rival Lake ...

WCHA salutes NMU goalie

MARQUETTE - Northern Michigan University goaltender Atte Tolvanen has been named the WCHA Rookie of the Week.The freshman from Vihti, Finland, logged a .930 saves percentage by making 66 stops - tied for most in the nation on opening weekend - on 71 shots in helping Northern open its campaign ...

Wildcat golfers place 11th

FINDLAY, Ohio - Shooting a 694 score over two days on the par-72 Findlay (Ohio) Country Club course, the Northern Michigan University women's golf team finished 11th at the William Bing-Beall Classic over the weekend."The team stayed focused despite the obstacles on the course," NMU assistant ...

NMU paired up at crossover

MARQUETTE - Pairings have been set for the eighth annual Mizuno Midwest Region Volleyball Crossover Tournament that includes teams from the GLIAC.Matches will be held this weekend at the Great Lakes Center in the Chicago suburb of Aurora, Illinois.Northern Michigan University is seeded 12th and ...

Wildcats go low at home to clinch Northern Duel trophy

MARQUETTE - Northern Michigan University used a big victory at home over Lake Superior State on Sunday to pull out the victory in a rather unique home-and-home men's golf tournament held over the weekend.In the end, the Wildcats won 10-6 in the LSSU/NMU Northern Duel that finished at the ...

Wildcats soccer team wins again

TIFFIN, Ohio - The Northern Michigan University women's soccer team extended its win streak to four with a 3-1 win at Tiffin University on Sunday afternoon.The victory pushed the Wildcats over the .500 mark in the GLIAC at 4-3, a major accomplishment after the team began the season on a ...

Wildcats extend home win streak to 5

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan University football team stayed undefeated at home this season thanks to a 41-13 victory over Malone on Saturday afternoon.The Wildcats (4-2 overall, 3-2 GLIAC) scored three touchdowns in the first quarter and never looked back en route to the blowout win, ...

Wildcats extend win streak to 3

By Journal Sports StaffFINDLAY, Ohio - Netminder Alexandra Simmons led Northern Michigan University with five saves as the Wildcats women's soccer team shut out Findlay, 2-0, Friday afternoon on the road.This marked the third straight victory for NMU after the team opened the season with seven ...

NMU opens with draw at Wisconsin

By Journal Sports StaffMADISON, Wis. - The Northern Michigan University Wildcats opened up the 2015-16 season Friday night with a tight battle against Big Ten foe Wisconsin at the Kohl Center in Madison.Down 1-0 in the third period, NMU notched back-to-back goals to take the lead, but gave up a ...

Wildcats eyeing 5th home win in a row

MARQUETTE - Northern Michigan University goes for its fifth straight home football victory stretching back to last season when the Wildcats host Malone for Family Weekend at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Superior Dome.NMU (3-2 overall) has won all three of its home games this season and also won its ...

In hostile territory

MARQUETTE - It's officially time to drop the puck for the college hockey season.The Northern Michigan University Wildcats are looking for a repeat of the strong performance they put on last season with a road sweep over a Big Ten school.The University of Wisconsin again provides the opposition, ...

GLIAC honors NMU diver

MARQUETTE - Molly Kearney of Northern Michigan University has been named the GLIAC Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week after her performance against Ohio schools Findlay and Tiffin, the league office announced Wednesday.Kearney qualified for the NCAA Division II national championships ...

Villarruel kicks NMU over top

MARQUETTE - Once the Northern Michigan University women's soccer team started winning, they haven't been able to stop.After dropping their first seven matches this season, the Wildcats won their second in a row by edging Lake Erie 1-0 on Sunday afternoon at the NMU Soccer Field in front of 202 ...

Guthrie leads NMU golfers

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio - Karissa Guthrie secured a top-10 finish to lead the Northern Michigan University women's golf team at the Ashland University Invitational over the weekend.Guthrie shot a two-round total of 162 (78-84) to tie for 10th in a field of 73 golfers.The Wildcats tied for 10th, ...

Morrow leads NMU-OTS wrestlers

SANTIAGO DE VERGUAS, Panama - A team of Greco-Roman wrestlers from the Northern Michigan University Olympic Training Site claimed seven medals at the Eduardo Campbell Cup in Panama on Saturday.Winning a gold medal for the U.S. team was sophomore Austin Morrow of Wenatchee, Washington, at 66 ...

Wildcats look for 3rd straight home football win

MARQUETTE - The Northern Michigan football team will look for its third straight home victory this season at the Superior Dome when the Wildcats host Saginaw Valley State at 4 p.m. Saturday.Northern is 2-2 overall and 1-2 in the GLIAC, posting home wins over Quincy, 31-14 on Sept. 12, and ...