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The Blitz: April 12, 2017

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

April 11, 2017

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

Baseball at CMU The Oakland baseball team fell to the Central Michigan Chippewas in its midweek matchup on Wednesday, April 5. After falling behind early with a six-run deficit in the third inning, the Golden Grizzlies got on...

The Blitz: April 5, 2017

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Golf

Baseball at Toledo The Golden Grizzlies (3-19, 1-2 HL) fell to the University of Toledo Rockets (6-19, 0-3 MAC) 8-5 on Wednesday, March 29. Connor Fannon struck out a career-high seven batters in five innings, allowing three e...

The Sporting Blitz March 7

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2017

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

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 Blitz: Feb. 24, 2016

Christian Miller, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Womens / Golf, Sports / Womens / Track And Field

Track and field Oakland’s track and field teams competed on Feb. 18 when they participated in the Hillsdale Tune Up at Hillsdale University. Breaking his own school record, Nicholas Girodat finished first in the 60m in ju...

The Sporting Blitz: 2016.10.19

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 18, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Cross Country, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Cross Country, Sports / Womens / Golf, Sports / Womens / Swimming Diving

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

Compiled by Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

October 11, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Swimming Diving, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Golf, Sports / Womens / Tennis

TENNIS Samantha Galloway (5-7, 6-1, 1-0 (3)), Alexandra Whall (6-1, 6-3), Sofia Borcuti (6-2, 6-0) and Amanda Nilsson (6-4, 4-6, 10-8) advanced to the consolation final at the Bronco Invitational at Western Michigan University. Borcu...

Women’s golf off to NCAA Regionals

Sam Schlenner

April 26, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Golf

During the Monday dinner rush at Red Ox Tavern, Oakland’s head women’s golf coach Alyssa Gaudio and David Roosen, a ticket office assistant for the Oakland golf courses, stood. It was probably for lack of seats. The women’s...

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

Nowshin Chowdhury

April 20, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Basketball, Sports / Mens / Cross Country, Sports / Mens / Golf, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Mens / Soccer, Sports / Mens / Swimming Diving, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Basketball, Sports / Womens / Cross Country, Sports / Womens / Golf, Sports / Womens / Soccer, Sports / Womens / Softball, Sports / Womens / Swimming Diving, Sports / Womens / Tennis, Sports / Womens / Track And Field, Sports / Womens / Volleyball

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...

Young blood amps up women’s golf

Ally Racey

March 22, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Golf

Alyssa Gaudio is the first head women’s golf coach Oakland has ever had. She has been doing the job for a little more than a year.“Oakland is a very attractive school to coach at,” Gaudio said.She said the school has a str...

After second-place season, women’s golf renews championship chase

Ally Racey

February 14, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens / Golf

The Oakland women’s golf team began its spring season Feb. 8-9 with a trip to the quarter finals at the Women’s Mid American Match Play Challenge in Florida at the Lakewood Ranch Golf Country Club.The team won its first match...

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