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The Blitz: March 22, 2017

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 21

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

Baseball Oakland (1-16) dropped all three games in the series against Indiana State University (8-4, 9-5 and 5-4, respectively). In the series opener, the Golden Grizzlies held the lead through five innings, until the Sy...

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: Oct. 4, 2016

Compiled by Sam Schlenner, Sport Editor

October 4

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

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...

Oakland softball swept by UIC in final home series, season over

Robert Andrews

May 9

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Softball

Oakland softball (13-31, 8-14) got swept in its final home series of the season by University of Illinois at Chicago, the top team in the Horizon League. The Golden Grizzlies played well defensively but could not get the run ...

The Blitz for April 28 to May 3

Sam Schlenner

May 3

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Baseball, Sports / Mens / Menstrack, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Softball, Sports / Womens / Track And Field

Here are all of the Golden Grizzly Athletics events the Post did not cover with a specific story from April 28 to May 3.Baseball (19-17, 9-7, fourth in the Horizon League) W 7-3 vs. Rochester College: Brett Impemba went 2-fo...

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

Nowshin Chowdhury

April 20

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...

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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