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The Blitz: March 15, 2017

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

March 14

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Softball, Sports / Womens / Tennis

Baseball at Virginia Commonwealth University In the opening game of the three-day series, Oakland fell to VCU 5-2 on Friday, March 10. Starting on the mound, Jake Lee went seven innings with 6 strikeouts. After giving up 2 runs i...

The Sporting Blitz March 7

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

March 7

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Men’s Golf at Colleton River Invitational:  Jake Kneen shot 2 under par, good for 11th place in the Colleton River Collegiate at the Pete Dye Course (par 72, 7,169 yards) on Tuesday.   As the team, Oakland finished in 10th pla...

The Sporting Blitz: 2016.10.19

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 18

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WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING The Golden Grizzlies dominated at Duquesne on Oct. 14, beating the Dukes 168.5-93.5 and winning 13 of 14 events. Patricia Aschan won the 200-yard medley relay (1:47.45), 200 free (1:53.10), 20...

The Sporting Blitz: Oct. 4, 2016

Compiled by Sam Schlenner, Sport Editor

October 4

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Cross Country Men’s and women’s cross country finished 12th and fourth, respectively, at the Joe Piane Invitational at Notre Dame. Bryce Stroede came in second overall in the men’s five mile in 24:32.6. Rachel Levy came...

The Sporting Blitz: Sept. 28, 2016

September 28

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  VOLLEYBALL (10-6, 2-0) Volleyball began its conference season undefeated against Cleveland State and Youngstown State. W 3-2 at Cleveland State After a close 25-23 win in the first set, Oakland dropped off he map with a 25...

The Sporting Blitz

Sam Schlenner, Sport Editor

September 22

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Womens / Volleyball

VOLLEYBALL (8-6, 0-0) First regular season tournament title (Bucknell Invite) since 2014. Melissa Deatsch got 1,000 career kills. W 3-0 at Buffalo, Sept. 16: Darien Bandel led with 11 kills, Deatsch got six service aces, Dea...

A night of legacy and courage: the second annual Black and Gold Awards

Nowshin Chowdhury

April 20

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Gathering outside the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Oakland student-athletes were dressed in formal attire and surrounded by familiar faces for the second annual Black and Gold Awards. Oakland University Athletics hosted the awards combined with the Lepley Hall of Honor induction on Monday, April 18 for a night filled with laugh...

The Blitz for April 19, 2016

Compiled from GoldenGrizzlies.com by Sam Schlenner

April 19

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Softball, Sports / Womens / Tennis

Softball (9-21, 4-4)W 6-5 at Eastern Michigan: Sarah Hartley went 2-for-3 and got 2 RBIs and one run. Laura Pond pitched 1 ⅓ to get her first career save. Haley Zemmer pitched 5 ⅔ without allowing an earned run. She got the wi...

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