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The Blitz: March 15, 2017

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2017

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...

Janish returns to baseball team after year of focusing on school

Christian Miller, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2017

Filed under Sports

Athletes may spend years perfecting their technique, but for Tyler Janish, baseball came inherently. “I had two older sisters growing up that were both very involved with sports, so right from the womb, I was introduced to ...

Expectations are high for new head women’s soccer coach

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Soccer

Athletic Director Jeff Konya announced Monday, March 6 that Juan Pablo Favero is the new head coach of the Oakland University women’s soccer team. Favero replaces Margaret Saurin, whose resignation was announced Jan. 27. Faver...

OPINION: The overlooked reason Oakland can’t fire Greg Kampe

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

March 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Basketball

The Oakland University community had high hopes for the men’s basketball team in its 50th season. After capturing its first Horizon League regular season championship, it looked like this would be the year the Golden Grizzlies...

Konya named Athletic Director of the year

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2017

Filed under Sports

Oakland University Director of Athletics Jeff Konya has been named among the 2016-17 Under Armour Athletics Directors of the Year. The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) made the announcement o...

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