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Track and field hosts third annual Golden Grizzly Invite

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Cross Country, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Cross Country, Sports / Womens / Track And Field

Track and field hosted the third annual Golden Grizzly Invite April 14-15. The women’s team finished third with 116 points, and the men’s team finished second with 111 points. “We have been so lucky and had really good...

Track and field opens outdoor season

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Cross Country, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Cross Country, Sports / Womens / Track And Field

Correction: The original version of this article erroneously stated that Rachel Levy ran the 5,000m in 6:54.28. Her actual time was 16:54:58.   Track and field opened its outdoor season this past weekend by sending athletes...

Cross country wraps up season at Regional Championships

Christian Miller, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens / Cross Country, Sports / Womens / Cross Country

Oakland University’s cross country teams hit the ground running for the final time this season during the 2016 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Course on Friday, Nov. 11. The wome...

Women’s cross country is league champion again

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

November 1, 2016

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After sweeping the Horizon League Cross Country Championship last year with both teams, Oakland put up another title for the women and a fifth-place finish for the men on Saturday, Oct. 29, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. “Kudos to the H...

The Sporting Blitz: 2016.10.19

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 18, 2016

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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, 2016

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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...

Cross country teams look to defend league titles

Robert Andrews, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2016

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Last cross country season was a special one for Oakland. The men won the Horizon League title by one point while the women dominated the field and won by 61. It was the first time in program history that both teams took home co...

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

Nowshin Chowdhury

April 20, 2016

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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...

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