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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...

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...

Five Oakland basketball players earn postseason awards

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

March 1, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Basketball, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Basketball

Men’s and women’s basketball had five players reap Horizon League honors for their efforts during the regular season. The league office announced the Horizon League players of the year and all-league teams on Tuesday, Fe...

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